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

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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.

MCL1 is one of the most common culprits in cancer. Broad researchers recently identified a small molecule that appears to inhibit the gene’s activity.

Read how the Broad Institute is contributing to the global scientific effort to overcome the COVID-19 pandemic.

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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