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About PNRI

At the Pacific Northwest Research Institute (PNRI), we believe genetic research holds untapped potential to improve human health.

We are an independent, nonprofit research organization led by forward-thinking scientists. By asking different questions, we are able to find new solutions in the fight against diseases ranging from Alzheimer’s to Type 1 diabetes.

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PNRI is small, lean, and independent. We are home to a multidisciplinary team of world-class scientists who share an unconventional perspective on genetics.

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Careers and Internships

Our culture is designed for discovery, creativity, and collaboration. If you are interested in being part of a nimble, innovative team that is redefining genetics, learn more.

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Our events provide an exciting opportunity to engage with scientists, make connections, and learn about our contributions in the medical world.

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“Your gift helps make today’s potential tomorrow’s healthier reality. Research is the key.”

William Hutchinson, MD
PNRI Founder

“If our society continues to support basic research on how living organisms function, it is likely that my great grandchildren will be spared the agony of losing family members to most types of cancer.”

Paul Boyer, Nobel Prize winner

“To raise new questions, new possibilities, to regard old problems from a new angle, requires creative imagination and marks real advance in science.”

Albert Einstein

“I believe in innovations and that the way you get innovation is you fund research and you learn the basic facts.”

Bill Gates

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