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330 N Orchard Street

Madison, Wisconsin 53715

608.316.4100

 

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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

We study biology across the lifespan to improve human health in partnership with UW-Madison. Our focus areas represent some of the university's core research strengths with high potential for future growth.

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Tashia and John Morgridge receive global humanitarian award

Congratulations to John and Tashia on this prestigious award! 7.30.15 |San Jose Mercury News | Sal Pizarro | Original publication   The selection of Cisco Systems Chairman Emeritus John Morgridge and his wife, Tashia Morgridge, for this year’s James C. Morgan Global Humanitarian Award is a welcome return to Silicon Valley for The Tech Awards’ signature […]


Morgridge CT innovation wins WARF Accelerator support

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A team led by Brandon Walker, a graduate student in the UW-Madison Department of Medical Physics and a researcher at the Morgridge Institute, designed a modular, multisource x-ray tube that has applications for both high-speed computed tomography (CT) and 3-D metal printing.


Morgridge high school science camp gets national attention

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A Morgridge Institute for Research summer camp that has immersed hundreds of Wisconsin rural high school students in cutting-edge stem cell research is in the national spotlight, starting with a front-page news feature in The Wisconsin State Journal. The story, by WSJ reporter Cassidy McDonald, ran on the front page on Saturday, July 18, and […]


SWAMP expands portfolio of open-access software assurance tools

 O’Reilly OSCON, Portland, OR — The Software Assurance Marketplace (SWAMP) has added three new services to its suite of assurance offerings, including support for software written in Ruby, support for Android software written in Java, and access to Parasoft’s Jtest and C/C++test static analysis tools.  The new services are a big step in ongoing efforts […]


Summer science campers engage in hands-on stem cell activities

Now in its ninth year, the Rural Summer Science Camp brings teachers and high school students from rural Wisconsin communities to Madison to learn about advances in stem cell science and careers in research. A large emphasis is placed on hands-on, experiential learning. Campers aren’t just hearing about science– they’re doing science.


UW metabolism researchers blaze new paths

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As a human health issue, most people think about metabolism in the context of calories in/calories out, energy consumption and body weight. But lately, scientists are finding far more sweeping health implications for this biological process.


Perspectives on the Metabolism Initiative

The UW-Madison campus community has high expectations for the campus-wide Metabolism Initiative, which is spearheaded by the Morgridge Institute for Research and is in the process of a national search for a leader. Here are some thoughts on the possibilities ahead: (See related story, UW Metabolism Researchers Blaze New Paths) “I think that the bridging […]


Study redefines role of estrogen in cervical cancer

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Scientists know that the hormone estrogen is a major driver in the growth of cervical cancer, but a new study examining genetic profiles of 128 clinical cases reached a surprising conclusion: Estrogen receptors all but vanish in cervical cancer tumors.


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