We study biosciences across the lifespan, inspire collaboration across disciplines and spark public interest in science


The Institute

330 N Orchard Street

Madison, Wisconsin 53715



Weekdays 8-5pm


Visitor parking in lots 17, 20 and 80 costs $1 per 30 minutes for the first two hours and $1 per hour thereafter, up to a maximum of $12 per day. Prices and availability are subject to change. For more info, contact Transportation Services.
Lot 17 Engineering Drive Ramp, 1525 Engineering Drive
Lot 20 1390 University Avenue
Lot 80 Union South Garage, 1308 W Dayton St

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  • The long view of biomedical research

    We believe that fundamental, curiosity-driven research will drive the next big advances in human health.

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News from the Institute

  • Metabolism
    The Morgridge Institute leads a campus investment in mass spectrometry, one of the must-have tools of modern biology.
  • Medical Engineering
    Medical Engineering
    New Morgridge investigator Melissa Skala is creating revolutionary tools to better detect and treat cancer.
  • 2015: An Amazing Year
    2015: An Amazing Year
    Watch our video highlighting an exciting year of progress at the Morgridge Institute for Research.
  • Regenerative Biology
    Regenerative Biology
    In development: A faster, cheaper and more biologically relevant way to screen drugs and chemicals that could harm the developing brain.
  • Blue Sky Science
    Blue Sky Science
    Watch the latest episodes of the Blue Sky Science Q&A video series and submit your science questions!
  • Regenerative Biology
    Regenerative Biology
    The ability of progenitor stem cells to achieve an immortal state could yield benefits in producing cells for basic research and therapies.
  • Fabrication Lab
    Fabrication Lab
    Channel 27 News highlights BerbeeWalsh $300K gift to the Fabrication Lab to enable innovation pipeline between clinicians and engineers.


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