Jackson Laboratory

Jackson Laboratory

Bar Harbor, ME, United States
Bar Harbor United States
Founded:
1929

The Jackson Laboratory (often abbreviated as JAX) is an independent, nonprofit biomedical research institution dedicated to contributing to a future of better health care based on the unique genetic makeup of each individual. With more than 1,500 employees in Bar Harbor, Maine, Sacramento, California and at a new genomic medicine institute in Farmington, Connecticut, the Laboratorys mission is to discover precise genomic solutions for disease and empower the global biomedical community in the shared quest to improve human health. Wikipedia

Jackson Laboratory

Bar Harbor, ME, United States
Bar Harbor United States

The Jackson Laboratory (often abbreviated as JAX) is an independent, nonprofit biomedical research institution dedicated to contributing to a future of better health care based on the unique genetic makeup of each individual. With more than 1,500 employees in Bar Harbor, Maine, Sacramento, California and at a new genomic medicine institute in Farmington, Connecticut, the Laboratorys mission is to discover precise genomic solutions for disease and empower the global biomedical community in the shared quest to improve human health. Wikipedia

Founded:
1929
  • Nov 1 at 2:55 PM
    Hey, we are now taking orders for our complimentary 2018 JAX calendar! Hurry, they sell out fast : https://www.jax.org/jax-mice-and-services/customer-support/manuals-posters-and-guides/jmcrs-calendar-request
  • Oct 23 at 3:38 PM
    FOUND: gene linked to kidney agenesis (birth with one or no kidneys) in humans, zebrafish & mice. New in GSA - Genetics Society of America from University of Iowa and JAX researchers Murray, Denegre and Peterson: https://now.uiowa.edu/2017/09/ui-biologists-identify-gene-involved-kidney-related-birth-defects
  • Oct 18 at 3:37 PM
    Bad splicing in film *or* the genome can scramble the message. JAX researcher Olga Anczukw studies how this affects #breastcancer: https://www.jax.org/news-and-insights/2017/october/where-the-silver-screen-meets-the-genome
  • Oct 9 at 2:41 PM
    Come meet our new JAX employees from September! Connecticut new hires: https://www.jax.org/careers-and-training/new-hires-ct Maine new hires: https://www.jax.org/careers-and-training/new-hires-me

Nov 1, 2:55 PM

Hey, we are now taking orders for our complimentary 2018 JAX calendar! Hurry, they sell out fast : https://www.jax.org/jax-mice-and-services/customer-support/manuals-posters-and-guides/jmcrs-calendar-request

Oct 23, 3:38 PM

FOUND: gene linked to kidney agenesis (birth with one or no kidneys) in humans, zebrafish & mice. New in GSA - Genetics Society of America from University of Iowa and JAX researchers Murray, Denegre and Peterson: https://now.uiowa.edu/2017/09/ui-biologists-identify-gene-involved-kidney-related-birth-defects

Oct 18, 3:37 PM

Bad splicing in film *or* the genome can scramble the message. JAX researcher Olga Anczukw studies how this affects #breastcancer: https://www.jax.org/news-and-insights/2017/october/where-the-silver-screen-meets-the-genome

Oct 9, 2:41 PM

Come meet our new JAX employees from September! Connecticut new hires: https://www.jax.org/careers-and-training/new-hires-ct Maine new hires: https://www.jax.org/careers-and-training/new-hires-me