The Jackson Laboratory

Jackson Laboratory

Bar Harbor, Maine, 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, Maine, 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

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People living in geriatric communities have a higher risk of contracting pathogens -- especially dangerous bacteria that are resistant to antibiotics. To understand how the human skin microbiome might be involved, uBiome - sequence your microbiome. has awarded a collaborative Microbiome Impact Grant to JAX's Julia Oh: http://www.bioportfolio.com/news/article/3230282/uBiome-and-Jackson-Laboratory-for-Genomic-Medicine-to-Study-Pathogen-Transmission-in.html

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