The Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard is an independent research institution dedicated to accelerating the pace at which the world conquers disease.

Our Mission

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The Broad Institute pursues high-impact projects focused on major human diseases.

Private philanthropy has played a critical role at the Broad Institute from the very beginning.

There is no cure for inflammatory bowel disease. The Broad Institute is trying to change that.

Using a patient’s genetic information to tailor treatment is central to genomic medicine, and nowhere the approach made a greater impact than in cancer.

Scientists understand very little about the basic biology of food allergy—and the Broad seeks to change that.

Transformative science requires visionary philanthropy. Our philanthropic partners include individuals, corporations, and foundations, who give in a variety of ways.

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