MMRI is an independent, nonprofit medical research institute located in the heart of Silicon Valley, in Sunnyvale, CA. Research at MMRI focuses on understanding the molecular basis of chronic disease and identifying potential therapeutic intervention points in cancer, inflammation, and autoimmune diseases. MMRI drives scientific discovery at the bench with the goal of facilitating the translation of these discoveries into solutions for important disease problems.

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MMRI Summer Research Training Program for High School Students

The MMRI Summer Research Training Program for High School Students is one in a series of visionary programs developed by MMRI Founder and Executive Director, Edward P. Amento, MD.

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MMRI Undergraduate Summer Internship

MMRI offers a summer internship program for undergraduate students who are majoring in biological and chemical sciences.

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