Opened in 2006
, HHMI's Janelia Farm Research Campus is a pioneering research center in Ashburn, Va., where scientists pursue biology's most challenging problems in a uniquely innovative and collaborative atmosphere.
Small, cross-disciplinary teams bring chemists, physicists, computational scientists, and engineers into close collaboration with biologists.
Janelia collaborations have yielded several new technologies in optical imaging and genetic sequencing, and in using software to assemble sophisticated 3D models of neural circuitry.
FREEDOM TO COLLABORATEScientists at Janelia have the freedom and resources to pursue long-term projects of high significance.
Inside Look: Janelia Fellows Program
Janelia fellows come from some of the world’s top research laboratories. They bring their best ideas, unbridled enthusiasm, and eagerness to collaborate and learn.