People overwhelmed by disease lose time to cradle a newborn, walk arm-in-arm down the aisle, dance at birthday celebrations, or hold a diploma aloft.
This year, nearly one in four people in the U.S. are expected to die from cancer. Heart disease is the number one killer globally for people of nearly every ethnic group. Every 66 seconds, someone in the United States is diagnosed with Alzheimer’s.
JAX scientists are harnessing astonishingly powerful bioengineering and computational technologies to attack the world’s largest health problems.
We are building a future where damaged organs will be rebuilt and genetic profiling will guide targeted, tailored treatments for patients suffering from disease.
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