|Profile of the Institute:
||The Institute of Zoology SAS was established in 1990 from the former departments of the Institute of Experimental Biology & Ecology SAS.
Scientific activities at the IZ SAS include study, analysis and interpretation of information from diverse research fields, i.e. taxonomy, ecology, ethology, physiology, ecosozology, parasitology and selected zoonoses research. At the IZ SAS, application of acquired results and outputs in the nature conservation, agriculture, forestry and medecine is emphasized.