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George Lu in lab

George Lu receives Mathers Foundation grant Friday, Apr. 9, 2021

Rice bioengineer looks to develop the use of acoustic reporter proteins and ultrasound to view specific cells within the body. 


us news and world report ranking

Rice biomedical engineering ranks 10th in US News best graduate programs Tuesday, Mar. 30, 2021

Up two spots from previous year.


Sylvie Kalikoff

GMI alumna Sylvie Kalikoff is facing big career decisions Friday, Feb. 19, 2021

As her Rice 360˚fellowship comes to an end, she looks to develop technologies for underserved populations.


Austin Olvera

Why Austin Olvera '21 got busy 3D printing during COVID Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021

Using social media, the Global Medical Innovation master's student sold tools and face shields.


Sudip Mukherjee, a postdoctoral research associate at Rice University, displays a vial of alginate capsules loaded with mesenchymal stem cells. A study on rodents found that a four-week treatment with the capsules repaired most of the cardiac muscle damage caused by a heart attack. (Photo by Jeff Fitlow/Rice University)

GRE no longer required for BIOE doctoral program applicants Thursday, Aug. 20, 2020

#GRExit has arrived at Rice BIOE


Photo of Amanda Nash

Student Spotlight: Amanda Nash is developing cutting-edge drug delivery processes Monday, Aug. 10, 2020

Nash is developing modular drug delivery processes to treat ovarian cancer & autoimmune diseases


Rice BIOE GMI student team EVA Technologies

BIOE student team wins Business Plan Competition, $25,000 Thursday, Jul. 16, 2020

A team of Rice University bioengineering (BIOE) students collaborating with researchers from Baylor College of Medicine won the Texas Business Hall of Fame’s $25,000 prize in the 20th annual Rice Business Plan Competition.


MBE Alumni Panel

Rice MBE Alumni Panel highlights versatility, hands-on experience Friday, Jul. 3, 2020

The Engineering Professional Master’s Program hosted six graduates of the Rice Department of Bioengineering Professional Master in Bioengineering (MBE) program for a virtual alumni panel on June 26.


A heartfelt (virtual) salute to 2020 BIOE seniors

A heartfelt (virtual) salute to 2020 BIOE seniors Wednesday, May. 27, 2020

The department paid tribute to its graduates on May 15 with a virtual ceremony open to family, friends and Rice faculty.


Bioengineer Junghae Suh has been promoted to full professor effective July 1.

Suh promoted to full professor Monday, May. 18, 2020

Junghae Suh, associate professor of bioengineering and biosciences, has been promoted to full professor effective July 1.