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Scripps Florida – a division of The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI), headquartered in La Jolla, California – is a state-of-the-art biomedical research facility located on 30 acres in Jupiter, Florida (Palm Beach County). An additional 70 acres are available for expansion on the large adjacent “Briger” tract of land in the city of Palm Beach Gardens.

Using the latest cutting-edge technologies, researchers at Scripps Florida focus on basic biomedical research and drug discovery. As of June 2012, 440 full-time faculty members, scientific, technical, and administrative staff work at the 350,000-square-foot campus, which is comprised of three state-of-the-art research buildings. By 2014, the campus is expected to house more than 60 faculty and 550 total staff.

The start-up costs of Scripps Florida were supported by a one-time $310 million appropriation of federal economic development funds by the Florida State Legislature in 2003. Palm Beach County provided an economic package that included funding for land and construction of temporary laboratories, the current permanent campus, and related costs. The institute's administration is extremely grateful to the State of Florida and County of Palm Beach for affording it the opportunity to expand operations here in Florida and help bolster the State’s standing as a scientific and economic leader in bioscience.

Scripps Research press release, blog etc

12/19/2017 - 19:01 Dysfunctional gene may be culprit in some Crohns disease cases
12/19/2017 - 18:31 The Scripps Research Institute appoints Anna-Marie Rooney as VP of Communications
12/18/2017 - 13:32 Simple, but powerful model reveals mechanisms behind neuron development
12/18/2017 - 11:08 Eric Topol named executive vice president at The Scripps Research Institute
12/11/2017 - 16:39 Blueprints for anti-cancer drugs discovered in bacterial genomes
12/11/2017 - 05:49 Scientists discover possible master switch for programming cancer immunotherapy
11/21/2017 - 16:51 To forget or to remember? Memory depends on subtle brain signals, scientists find
11/16/2017 - 08:15 New Painkillers Reduce Overdose Risk
11/09/2017 - 16:30 Ozanimod Successful in Clinical Trials for Multiple Sclerosis
10/25/2017 - 05:22 New Study: Double Decker Antibody Technology Fights Cancer
10/17/2017 - 09:55 New Research Opens the Door to Functional Cure for HIV
10/16/2017 - 07:42 Scripps Florida Scientists Share $9 Million Grant to Develop Therapies that Target the Aging Process
10/13/2017 - 11:37 Scripps Florida Scientists Unveil Roadmap to Aid Osteoporosis Treatment Development
10/12/2017 - 11:49 New Study Demonstrates Importance of Studying Sleep and Eating in Tandem
10/04/2017 - 15:46 HIVE Center Receives $27 Million in NIGMS Funding to Advance HIV Research
09/28/2017 - 14:24 TSRI Researchers Explore Ways That a Drug Like Avandia Can Be Made Safer
09/19/2017 - 15:32 Scripps Florida Scientist Awarded $2.5 Million Collaborative Grant to Develop New Diabetes Treatment
09/07/2017 - 12:15 Scripps Florida Scientists Confirm Quality Control Mechanism to Protect Protein Production