The Elizabeth H. and James S. McDonnell III Genome Institute provides comprehensive genomic services to Washington University and the scientific community.
Leading the way in high-speed, comprehensive genomics.
We aim to improve the human condition by producing, studying and interpreting high-quality genome-based data that drives biological discoveries.
A Team of Experts
The McDonnell Genome Institute team makes use of genetics, genomics and bioinformatics approaches to achieve the following:
- Develop personalized medicine tools and strategies
- Better understand cancer, infectious and other diseases
- Enhance knowledge of biodiversity among all living organisms
- Promote diversity in STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) research
Over $1.3B in Research Funding
The McDonnell Genome Institute has received over $1.3 billion in research funding to inform future clinical work and help in the study, diagnosis and treatment of disease.