The Texas A&M Institute for Preclinical Studies (TIPS) provides large animal translational research studies with unique access to expertise in all major medical and scientific disciplines including surgery, biomedical engineering, advanced imaging, pathology, radiography, interventional cardiology, neurology, animal behavior, chemistry, and engineering.

About TIPS

The Texas A&M Institute for Preclinical Studies (TIPS) was formally established by the Board of Regents as a facility within Texas A&M University in College Station, Texas on May 25, 2007 to serve the needs of academic researchers and industry. The facility is managed administratively by the Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences. Texas A&M University has a longstanding reputation as a leader in higher education and research. The Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences is one of the largest veterinary schools in the United States, having a wealth of expertise in:

  • all major veterinary medical specialties
  • animal husbandry
  • surgical and non-surgical interventional techniques
  • advanced imaging and diagnostics