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The Hormel Institute

Recent News & Events

Ovarian cancer research receives $75,000 boost at Institute

Ovarian cancer research receives $75,000 boost at Institute Hormel Institute scientist receives grant for novel research Dr. Ilana Chefetz has been awarded a $75,000 Rivkin Center Pilot Award to fund new research into ovarian cancer. [...]

$670,000 Gene Therapy Partnership Grant for The Hormel Institute

Dr. George Aslanidi joins with Mayo Clinic researcher for gene therapy study Gene therapy has become a powerful instrument for the treatment of many diseases to prevent or stop the disease from progressing.  Dr. George [...]

The Hormel Institute scientists awarded nearly $1 million Minnesota partnership grant targeting cancer and neurological disease

Children’s cancer, brain tumors, pancreatic cancer and a range of neurological conditions comprise the diseases targeted by this year’s research projects selected by the Minnesota Partnership for Biotechnology and Medical Genomics.  Dr. Edward "Ted" Hinchcliffe [...]

$250,000 grant will study effects of cancer treatment on fertility

Institute's Dr. Ilana Chefetz will lead innovative study to help young women  As if cancer were not traumatic enough, there is another fear common to most young women undergoing treatment for cancer - the concern [...]