Special events

Live and recorded events related to the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • Genetics of Addiction

    Webinar

    This JAX short course brings together world-renowned experts in addiction, human genetics, and mouse genetics. Through a combination of lectures and hands-on computational modules

  • Ready, set, go! Getting back to research after COVID-19

    On Demand Video

    Join Jackson Laboratory scientists Steve Rockwood and Rob Taft for a discussion about what comes next after COVID-19 as researches go back into the lab. Recorded April 15, 2020.

  • hACE2 transgenic mouse model for COVID-19 research

    On Demand Video

    Join Drs. Cat Lutz and Qiming Wang of The Jackson Laboratory as they discuss the new hACE2 transgenic platform and answer questions from viewers. Recorded, April 6, 2020.

  • Respond and recover: Risk mitigation strategies during COVID-19

    On Demand Video

    In this timely live stream, Linda Waterman and Rob Taft of The Jackson Laboratory discuss risk mitigation strategies and tactics that help scientists ensure their research is safe and ongoing before and during difficult times. Recorded April 1, 2020.

  • From SARS to COVID-19: My life with pandemic response

    On Demand Video

    The Jackson Laboratory and Ellsworth Public Library collaborated to present an online program or the local community entitled, “From SARS to COVID-19: My Life With Pandemic Response." Recorded March 31, 2020.

  • Virtual press conference: Expanding COVID-19 testing in Connecticut

    On Demand Video

    The Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine, located in Farmington, is partnering with the Connecticut Department of Health, UConn Health and Hartford Hospital to provide the State with additional coronavirus testing capacity. Recorded March 19, 2020.

  • COVID-19: An interview with Edison Liu

    On Demand Video

    In this interview, Jackson Laboratory President Edison Liu talks scientifically about the origins of the virus that causes COVID-19. He also describes how a mouse model was developed to enable research into the disease. Recorded March 18.