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A gift of any size directly supports scientists exploring new horizons important to health and medicine. Your support helps unravel complexities of disease, understand the depths of biology, and unlock clues to stop cancer, HIV/AIDs, and many more disorders and diseases.

With your support, we will recruit and retain top investigators, nurture the next generation of scientists, and continue to spark a curiosity in — and love of — science among an eager public. Your gift immediately contributes to high-quality science that benefits society and improves human health.

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    Checks written to The Morgridge Institute for Research can be mailed to:

    Attn: Bill Swisher
    330 N. Orchard Street
    Madison, WI 53715

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Bill Swisher

Chief Development Officer
(608) 316-4363

Chelsea Lauing

Director of Leadership Giving
(608) 316-4438

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