Health Security National Laboratory

Health Security National Laboratory

Last modified: 24. November 2022

Health Security National Laboratory
Identification number: RRF-2.3.1-21-2022-00006
Theme leader (MATE) Dr. Katona Krisztián
Planned maturity: 2022-2026
Amount of aid: 148 568 000 HUF
Supporters NKFIH 


The main mission of the Division of Invasion Biology is to develop a coherent multidisciplinary framework for assessing and addressing ecological, economic or social threats posed by invasive species.
The main objective of the programme is to address species of high priority,
I) document and continuously monitor the occurrence and spread of native species,
II) understand the invasion process,
III.) explore the impacts of invasion at different scales,
IV.) predict invasion processes, and
V.) make recommendations for practical control of the invasion.

Our teams:
Hungarian University of Agriculture and Life Sciences – National Wildlife Data Repository

Our groups:

Health Security National Laboratory

Predator Research Group

Herbivore Research Group