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Life-saving discoveries and cures. New and better treatments. Healthier and happy kids. Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin Research Institute works hard to achieve all of this and more, advancing state-of-the-art pediatric health care through translational research programs.

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An easier, more accurate way to predict transplant rejection

Predicting transplant rejection
Researchers in our Herma Heart Center have developed a new technique that could dramatically change the way doctors predict transplant rejection. Learn more.

Creating new tools to fight the toughest cancers

Outsmarting the toughest-to-treat cancers
Researchers in our MACC Fund Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders are creating new tools to fight the toughest cancers. Learn more.

Detecting and preventing juvenile diabetes

Detecting and preventing juvenile diabetes
Researchers in our Max McGee National Research Center for Juvenile Diabetes are working to detect — and ultimately prevent — this complex disease. Learn more.

Understanding the role of gut bacteria and disease

The role of gut bacteria and disease
Understanding the role of gut bacteria could be critical to treating inflammatory bowel diseases. Learn more.