UW-Madison to launch new influenza research institute

by Terry Devitt, UW-Madison Communications

In an effort to bolster what is already recognized as one of the world’s top programs of influenza research, UW-Madison announced today plans to launch a new Institute for Influenza Viral Research.

The $9 million initiative includes the development of 20,000 square feet of new research space for flu research, including specialized lab facilities, in existing space at University Research Park.