The Hormel Institute enjoys partnerships that enhance its cutting edge research. By combining resources and strengths with giants like University of MN, Mayo Clinic, and IBM
Our High Performance Computing
(HPC) has been developed to provide state-of-the-art tools specifically to be used in biomedical research.
Decades of Discovery
Founded in 1942 by Jay C. Hormel and given to the University of Minnesota, The Hormel Institute is one of the oldest research centers in the United States.
Focused on Cancer
Cancer surpassed heart disease as the leading killer of Americans under the age of 80. The Hormel Institute is dedicated to making discoveries - as quickly as possible - to stop this devastating disease.
September 8, 2014
Dr. Yibin Deng leads team with paper now published in ‘Cell Reports’ Men suffering from highly aggressive, lethal forms of prostate cancer potentially could benefit from new findings made in a project led by scientists at The Hormel Institute, University of Minnesota. Dr.
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