PNRI explores the human body’s innate ability to remain healthy in the face of genetic and environmental risk. We are discovering new ways to diagnose, treat, and prevent disease.

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Decoding the Genetics of Stress

Did you know up to 90% of all doctor's office visits are now related to stress-related ailments and complaints? The Decoding Stress Study aims to change that.

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Q&A With Dr. Rick McLaughlin on the Implications of Mapping the First Complete Human Genome

PNRI’s Dr. Rick McLaughlin weighs in on the promise of sequencing the first complete genome.

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Is your stress level genetic? Local study examines the role played by DNA

Dr. Lisa Stubbs discusses the connection between genetics and chronic stress on KOMO-TV.

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What is the Decoding Stress Study?

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William Hutchinson, MD
PNRI Founder

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Paul Boyer, Nobel Prize winner

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