What Is Smithfield Bioscience?

Sustainable Science. Innovative Solutions.

As the world’s largest producer of pork and a leader in sustainability and renewables, Smithfield Foods is excited to announce the creation of Smithfield Bioscience. This new strategic platform will focus on maximizing the scientific health and pharmaceutical benefits of porcine bioproducts.

Striking similarities between porcine and human DNA and digestive tracts have inspired Smithfield to utilize and explore further medical breakthroughs to increase the well-being of human lives. Potential benefits include:

  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Neutraceutical supplements
  • Medical device solutions
  • Gelatin binding and stabilizing agents
  • Human therapeutics
  • Regenerative medicine
  • Tissue fabrication