The Rockefeller University

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Rockefeller University is a modern institution who focuses on discovering the processes that underlie life. Bioscience is what Rockefeller University does—how genes are controlled, how cells work, what makes us sick, and what keeps us healthy. The research underway in the university’s labs is a breakthrough that will transform tomorrow’s medicine. A place of quiet contemplation and intense scientific energy, the unique campus is the backdrop to a culture that values both independence and collaboration. The campus' scientists have won a collective of 25 Nobel Prizes.