Name: Pierre Comizzoli

Occupation: Research Veterinarian

Institute/Affiliation: Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute

Research and work topics: Pierre started his tropical career in French Guyana, studying the seasonal reproduction of various mammals. He subsequently worked in Africa (Sahel and Lake Chad regions), and since 2002 has worked on conservation of ungulates and carnivores in Southeast Asia. A particular interest is assisted reproduction techniques and genome resource banking to improve genetic management of endangered species.

Asian wild cattle species of expertise: Saola

Asian wild cattle countries of expertise: Laos, Vietnam