A New Era for Biomedical Research

The scenic Jupiter, Florida campus of UF Scripps Biomedical Research encompasses three buildings on 30 lush acres within Palm Beach County’s innovation corridor. Here hundreds of leading scientists and students explore the biochemical underpinnings of health and disease. Empowered with state-of-the-art drug discovery resources, they don’t just study causes of illness, they work to find new treatments.

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Cores and Resources

 UF Scripps scientists as well as outside researchers have access to advanced instrumentation and technologies based at our Jupiter, Florida campus. 

Robotic high-throughput screening

Working at UF Scripps

Careers in Biomedicine

Have a passion for scientific discovery? Join our collaborative team in Jupiter, Florida and start changing the world.

Internships at UF|Scripps provide unique lab experiences.

History of UF Scripps

From Vision to Reality

Today, researchers who not only probe and discover basic biology and the causes of disease, but also search for and advance potential treatments, are proud to continue our founders’ legacy on the UF Scripps campus.

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Internships at UF Scripps

Kenan Fellows High School Internship Program

Thanks to the generosity of the William R. Kenan, Jr. Charitable Trust, UF Scripps and the Skaggs Graduate School at Scripps Research offer a nine-week internship for juniors and seniors from Palm Beach and Martin counties.

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Lectures and Events

Thought-provoking seminars. Convivial gatherings. Informative talks. See what’s happening at our Jupiter, Florida campus.

RNA seminar hosted by UF|Scripps.

RNA Drug discovery

Research Spotlight: Chemist targets RNA to attack incurable disease

A trailblazing scientist targets ALS, myotonic dystrophy, Parkinson’s, metastatic breast cancer, viral diseases and more by attacking them via RNA.

Matthew Disney shows a diagram of his RIBOTAC work.

Science news from UF Scripps

License our Inventions

From groundbreaking research to first-in-class drugs, our scientists blaze a trail of innovation. UF Innovate is the place to license these inventions.


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When you partner with scientists at UF Scripps, you empower curiosity-driven discovery and science education in your community.

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UF Scripps News

UF and Scripps join forces to advance biomedical research in Jupiter, Florida.

April 2, 2022

Scripps and UF: A Florida Biomedical Research Powerhouse

Effective April 2, the Florida campus of Scripps Research is integrated with the University of Florida’s academic health center as UF Scripps Biomedical Research.

Summer of Science: A photo gallery of UF Scripps…

More than 30 high school and undergraduate students interned at UF Scripps during the summer of 2022, learning wet lab skills, data science and…

Stefani Carvalho, Kenan bioinformatics intern with Jacob DaRocha, Kenan bioinformatics intern at UF Scripps

Biochemist studying how cells defend against…

When a virus infects a cell, it has one goal: hijack the cell’s protein-building systems to make new copies of itself. Biochemist James M. Burke…

UF Scripps scientist James M. Burke, Ph.D.

Chemist Who Explores Cells’ Protein…

Ciaran Seath, Ph.D. studies protein interactions in cells, using light to better understand disease and the effects of medications. He is joining the…

Ciaran Seath, Ph.D.