Our research teams focus on cancer, immunology and autoimmune diseases (including diabetes), neuroscience and neurodegenerative diseases (including Alzheimer’s disease), life-cycle biology (including development, stem cells, aging and regenerative medicine), the microbiome and computational biology.
Multiple JAX research centers unite experts around critical research areas including cancer, aging, Alzheimer’s disease, addiction biology, precision genetics, 3D genomics and vision.
Our researchers have made significant contributions to medical progress, including bone marrow and organ transplants, stem cell therapies and in vitro fertilization.
We offer comprehensive educational programs for scientists throughout their careers, from high school students and teachers, to researchers at all experience levels, and for clinical providers interested in incorporating genetics and genomics into their practices.
We are the world's source for more than 12,000 strains of genetically-defined mice and research services in a wide range of therapeutic areas.