Göttingen Minipig Symposium 2018

August 15th - 16th, Chicago, IL

The minipig has become a valuable animal model for studying human disease and developing new therapeutic agents and devices. The Göttingen Minipig Symposium serves as an opportunity for individuals who work with and care for minipigs to gather and discuss new ideas and methods.

Wednesday, 15 August 2018

A full day of talks and networking with other minipig users.

Topics include:

  • Minipig Models of Cardiomyopathy and Heart Failure
  • Minipig Models of Metabolic Disease
  • Gene and Cell Therapy Delivery Models
  • Other Models in Gottingen Minipigs

Breakfast and lunch will be provided, along with social networking activities, and a dinner reception on Wednesday evening.

Thursday, 16 August 2018

Special Topics:

Welfare and Surgery Topics

Laboratory Facility Tours

Breakfast and lunch will be provided.

Meeting Program and Venue

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There is no fee to attend the meeting, but registration is required.

Registration for this meeting has closed.

Please contact with any questions. We hope to see you in August.