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BU student’s research benefits the greater good

Paul Romesser (UNI’06) performs cancer research through the UROP program.

Paul Romesser (UNI'06)

Paul Romesser (UNI’06) performs cancer research through his participation in the Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP), a University program that pairs students with faculty for research projects. Paul’s research, under the direction of Gerald Denis, a School of Medicine assistant professor of pharmacology and medicine at MED’s Cancer Research Center, focuses on investigating why a specific protein causes non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. His work has been published in several peer-reviewed journals, including a recent issue of the Journal of Proteome Research.

Click here to hear one-minute comment from Paul about opportunities he’s had through UROP and his future plans.