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Ellegaard Göttingen Minipigs today

Our history has lead us to where we are today: an international company with high standards of health, quality, knowledge and service, and a company which is a global leader in the development, production and sale of Göttingen Minipigs for biomedical research. We wish to be conducive in enabling our customers to achieve the clearest scientific results possible. This is our mission. And when working towards this goal, we lean on our values: quality, animal welfare, respect and collaboration.
Because of the importance of validation and documentation within biomedical research, we continuously collect minipig research data through interesting collaborative efforts across the academic world and the biomedical industry. The demand for Göttingen Minipigs has been increasing rapidly all over the world and Göttingen Minipigs have been used in the research and development of many drug products on today’s world market. This includes drugs for diabetes, gastrointestinal diseases, cardiovascular diseases, arthritis, skin diseases, eye conditions, Parkinson’s disease and asthma – drugs that improve the quality of life for people living with a difficult disease.

We offer training and advice on handling, research procedures and pen design as our way of supporting our customers in complying with the same high standard of animal welfare. We take pride in our high level of customer service and support. Göttingen Minipigs are used in GLP and non-GLP studies alike and are recognised as research models by all regulatory authorities around the world.

We believe that all of the above will lead to new achievements by our customers and our company in the future.