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"Whitehead's scientific community is remarkable, and not just for its exceptional talent. Whitehead's scientists truly believe in collaborating across disciplines—an approach that allows them to excel at bringing fresh perspectives to important problems."

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As a fully independent research institute and non-profit organization, Whitehead Institute relies significantly on philanthropy to maintain its groundbreaking research programs.  Gifts from individual donors, foundations and corporations directly support Whitehead researchers as they explore the most challenging questions in biomedicine—and unravel the puzzles at the heart of cancer, Alzheimer’s, diabetes and other intractable human diseases. Please consider making a gift today.

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