December 04, 2016 12:03 AM ET

Biotechnology

Company Overview of The Jackson Laboratory

Company Overview

The Jackson Laboratory conducts mammalian genetics research in the United States. It offers scientific services and genetic resources to laboratories internationally, and educates students of various ages through courses, internships, and programs. The company also provides scientific resources, techniques, software, and data to scientists internationally. It offers high school internships, pre and post-doctoral opportunities, and collaborative education programs. The company discovers genetic basis for preventing, treating, and curing human diseases in the areas of cancers, computational biology and bioinformatics, developmental and reproductive biology, immunology, metabolic diseases, and ...

600 Main Street

Bar Harbor, ME 04609

United States

Founded in 1929

Phone:

207-288-6000

Fax:

207-288-6150

Key Executives for The Jackson Laboratory

Chief Executive Officer and President
Chief Financial Officer
Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President
Director of Genetic Resource Science
Chair of Research and Trustee
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

The Jackson Laboratory Key Developments

The Jackson Laboratory and bioMérieux USA Announce Partnership to Develop Precision Diagnostics for Infectious Diseases

The Jackson Laboratory (JAX) has signed a sponsored research agreement with bioMérieux USA to develop novel precise diagnostics for infectious diseases. As part of the deal, JAX and bioMérieux will develop precise diagnostics for pathogens and their antimicrobial resistances in infectious diseases. The partnership will identify individuals at risk for infection, as well as pathogens that cause an individual’s infection and antibiotics that provide an effective treatment for the patient.

Jackson Laboratory Wins $25 Million Federal Contract

Jackson Laboratory was awarded a share of a firm-fixed-price federal contract valued at up to $25 million by the U.S. Army Medical Research Acquisition Activity, Frederick, Maryland, for laboratory research animals and devices to support the basic research efforts of the U.S. Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases and other Department of Defense agencies.

The Jackson Laboratory Appoints Stephanie Wasco as Senior Director of Strategic Communications and Public Relations

The Jackson Laboratory (JAX) announced that Stephanie Wasco is the new Senior Director of Strategic Communications and Public Relations. In her newly created position, Wasco will be responsible for developing communications strategies to raise the institution’s visibility and influence, in order to increase support for its mission and goals. Wasco joins the Laboratory from Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems in Tewksbury, Mass.

Similar Private Companies By Industry

Company Name Region
20n Labs, Inc. United States
23andMe, Inc. United States
2C Tech Corporation, Inc. United States
3-V Biosciences, Inc. United States
3D Bio Holdings LLC United States

Recent Private Companies Transactions

Type
Date
Target
No transactions available in the past 12 months.
 

The information and data displayed in this profile are created and managed by S&P Global Market Intelligence, a division of S&P Global. Bloomberg.com does not create or control the content. For inquiries, please contact S&P Global Market Intelligence directly by clicking here.

Stock Quotes

Market data is delayed at least 15 minutes.

Company Lookup

Most Searched Private Companies

Company Name Geographic Region
Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights Under Law United States
Bertelsmann AG Europe
Bloomberg L.P. United States
The Advertising Council, Inc. United States
Rush University United States

Sponsored Financial Commentaries

Sponsored Links

Request Profile Update

Only a company representative may request an update for the company profile. Documentation will be required.

To contact The Jackson Laboratory, please visit www.jax.org. Company data is provided by S&P Global Market Intelligence. Please use this form to report any data issues.

Please enter your information in the following field(s):
Update Needed*

All data changes require verification from public sources. Please include the correct value or values and a source where we can verify.

Your requested update has been submitted

Our data partners will research the update request and update the information on this page if necessary. Research and follow-up could take several weeks. If you have questions, you can contact them at bwwebmaster@businessweek.com.