McLaughlin Institute
  1. Friends of Joe Mazurek event well received

    November 29, 2012 by admin

    The McLaughlin Research Institute



     An event held at Carroll College in honor of the Mazurek family on November 13th, 2012 was well attended, and supported by sponsors Crowley Fleck PLLP Attorneys, Gough, Shanahan, Johnson & Waterman PLLP Attorneys at Law, and MRI.

    The event was focused on education and outreach, to create awareness of MRI’s mission and research efforts.

    The research scientists and support staff will continue to aggressively search for a cure to Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s diseases.


                 View the Friends of Joe Mazurek event program HERE


    “The memory of Joe Mazurek and what he (and his family) coped with in his final years puts a real face and a real urgency to the work of the McLaughlin Research Institute.”

         – Nancy Davidson, MRI National Development Council Chair and MRI Board Member

  2. 2011-2012 Annual Report

    November 28, 2012 by admin

    McLaughlin Research Institute’s 2011-2012 Annual Report can be viewed by clicking the image below.

  3. McLaughlin scientist elected head of society 

    November 9, 2012 by admin


    Dr. Teresa Gunn, McLaughlin Research Institute scientist, was elected president of the International Mammalian Genome Society. 

The International Mammalian Genome Society, which currently has 200 members, fosters and stimulates research in mammalian genetics. The activities of the society have expanded with the growing importance and unique role of rodent species in current biomedical and genetic research. 

The society provides opportunities for networking among students of mammalian genetics, encourages communication and publication of scientific knowledge, promotes education, and research in mammalian genetics. 

Gunn has been a member of IMGS since1995, and will serve as the president for two years. 

Gunn joined the team of scientists at McLaughlin Research Institute the summer of 2009. Her research on the molecular mechanisms of degenerative brain disease inmicecontinues to strengthen the McLaughlin’s focus on neurological diseases, including Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s, prion diseases and multiple sclerosis.

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