Wisconsin Miniature Swine

Research to improve human health

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Our central mission is to innovate and accelerate the discovery and preclinical development of clinically relevant therapies and technologies.

As the only center of its kind in the United States, the Center for Biomedical Swine Research and Innovation (CBSRI) leverages the translatability of research in pig models and UW–Madison’s unique swine and biomedical research infrastructure, resources, and expertise to conduct innovative basic and translational research on human diseases.


  • Hiring: CBSRI Research Specialist

    We are seeking an energetic Research Specialist to join the center’s Procedural Core working hands-on with pigs! This is an exciting opportunity to strengthen your procedural and hands-on skills with pigs, project management and research. …

  • Swine in Biomedical Research Conference, June 2022

    UW-Madison hosted a successful biomedical swine conference in June, fostering collaborations between clinicians, biomedical researchers, animal scientists, and the biomedical industry. The conference program is available for download.