Parkinson's disease is a neurodegenerative disorder that affects movement. The Jackson Laboratory distributes Parkinson’s disease models that are useful for the study of the basic pathophysiology of PD, and for testing new therapies.
Associate Research Scientist
Our researchers investigate many aspects of aging, including how to promote healthy aging and stop diseases of aging.
Bridging the digital biology divide, integrating computation with biomedical research.
Researches the genetics underlying behavior and identifies relationships among behavioral traits.
Researches the molecular pathways of human degenerative muscle diseases.
Director, Center for Biometric Analysis
Senior Research Scientist
Uses advanced methods to research glaucoma and other neurodegenerative diseases.
Studies the genetics of kidney function and disease, particularly in the context of aging.
Studies neural circuits in the brain and associated behavioral abnormalities.
International database resource for the laboratory mouse, providing integrated genetic, genomic, and biological data.
Scientific Director and Professor, The Jackson Laboratory for Mammalian Genetics
Our goal is to focus our diverse expertise in biology and genomics on the problems and disorders associated with aging.
Models genome regulation using computational and statistical methods.
The Parkinson’s Disease Mouse Model Resource characterizes and distributes new mouse models of Parkinsonism and Parkinson’s disease.
Serves as a centralized resource for mouse models and tools that have been validated for use in preclinical studies of peripheral neuropathy.
Global leader in the use of targeted mutagenesis in mice to investigate muscle development, disease and repair.
Professor and Howard Hughes Medical Investigator
Studying the development and function of neural circuits and dysfunctions related to autism spectrum disorders.
The Jackson Laboratory offers a variety of genetic models for Parkinson's disease (PD) research.