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MRIGlobal is an independent organization performing contract research for government and industry.

Today, as one of the nation’s leading research institutes, MRIGlobal conducts programs in the areas of national security and defense, life sciences, energy and the environment, agriculture and food safety, and engineering and infrastructure.


MRIGlobal_CBCS_medevac.jpgMaking an Impact on Global Health: CBCS Ribbon-Cutting Marks New Generation of Biocontainment

Working with The Paul G. Allen Foundation and the U.S. State Department, MRIGlobal improves the state of biocontainment.

The Containerized Bio-Containment System (CBCS) supports and facilitates a critical care treatment environment, allowing for the air transport and treatment of four critically-ill patients infected with a highly contagious pathogen, while maintaining biocontainment. Watch the video.


MRIGlobal's Containerized Bio-Containment System

Delivering Custom Design and Fabrication in just 191 days. 





World’s Leading, Next-Generation Medevac Biocontainment Units Revealed

CBCSbrochure.png Partnership between U.S. State Department, and the Paul G. Allen Ebola Program, developed by MRIGlobal improves medevac capabilities for U.S. healthcare workers in the field

The U.S. Department of State, Paul G. Allen Ebola Program and MRIGlobal unveiled first of-their-kind biocontainment units at Dobbins Air Reserve Base in Marietta, Georgia. This unique public-private partnership brought together diverse resources and advanced thinking to develop the next generation of biocontainment, greatly improving U.S. medevac capability and better preparing us for global health threats in the future. Learn More.

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On the Go for Good

Outbreaks. Catastrophes. Aid.

MRIGlobal is there with secure mobile solutions.

We wrote the book on mobile solutions. Since 2002, we’ve been designing, constructing, equipping, and staffing portable chemical biological explosives and biometric laboratories around the world.  Last year, MRIGlobal custom laboratories and medical transport modules were deployed to Ebola treatment centers in Sierra Leone. The units arrived fully functional.

200,000 samples and counting: That’s how many samples our mobile labs have analyzed.
The results: Real-time forensic information to protect people and the health of the surrounding environment.
We deliver. Anywhere.
Read about our Ebola work in The Wall Street Journal.
Read how MRIGlobal medical transport units deliver patients stateside for treatment.


Making A Difference in Africa


MRIGlobal will perform a feasibility study and a pilot project to provide electricity to a rural island village of Lake Victoria in Tanzania. The project will be partially funded by a $818,000 grant from the United States Trade and Development Agency.

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MRIGlobal Supports BARDA with Development of Medical Countermeasures for Biological Threats


MRIGlobal to Provide Broad Range of Support to the U.S. Department of Defense Joint Program Executive Office for Chemical and Biological Defense (JPEO-CBD)


MRIGlobal Supports Hispanic Organization of Toxicologists


MRIGlobal Hosts Open House For Paseo’s First Robotics Team 


MRIGlobal Named Kansas City's Healthiest Employer


MRIGlobal Wins $13.7m NIH/NIAID Quality Assessment Contract For Mycobacterium Tuberculosis


MRIGlobal’s Design of Next Generation Medevac Biocontainment System Wins R&D Magazine Award as Top 100 Innovation


MRIGlobal in Partnership with Thermo Fisher Scientific and ASU to Lead Testing of Diagnostic Medical Countermeasures Program for U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness Response (ASPR)


MRIGlobal’s Design of Next Generation Medevac Biocontainment System Named Finalist In Innovation Awards


MRIGlobal to Lead International Research Collaboration for Tularemia Vaccine


Business of curing cancer: MRIGlobal helps clear path for drugs






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May 7-10
Savannah, GA

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Sept. 18-20
Long Branch, NJ

AAPS Annual Meeting
Nov. 13-15
San Diego, CA

Association for Molecular Pathology
Nov. 16-18
Salt Lake City, UT


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When you embark on a career with MRIGlobal, you are joining a crew of world-class talent dedicated to delivering scientific and technical solutions to global challenges...


​Current Openings

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