Summer research opportunities will be available in a variety of biological and biomedical sciences including (but not limited to): cellular and developmental biology, cell cycle regulation, stem cell biology, studies of blood cells, cancer biology, endocrinology, immunology, microbiology, molecular biology, genetics, neuroscience, receptor structure and function, transmembrane signaling mechanisms, and virology. Considerable emphasis is placed on placing students in labs suiting their research interests. More information about research interests of Division of Medical Sciences (DMS) faculty members may be found at

Please note that SHURP students perform research in laboratories at the Longwood Medical Area campus in Boston. When you search for potential faculty you are interested in, please make sure their labs are located in ZIP code 02115.