The Jackson Laboratory was started in 1929 and in 1983 it was designated as an NCI cancer center. The Jackson Laboratory Cancer Center (JLCC) conducts basic research using the mouse as a research tool since mice and humans share 95 percent of the same genes and basic physiology. Visit this SAFE website for more information. "CLL Cancer Warrior" Find the Cure soon!
The Jackson Laboratory focuses on mammalian genetics research with a strong research program investigating cancer and other genetic diseases.