Rice BIOE senior Kiara Reyes Gamas '19 at the Bay Area Design Showcase.

Rice BIOE forges industry connections at Bay Area showcase Wednesday, May. 1, 2019

Nine bioengineering seniors, including four graduate students from the Global Medical Innovation (GMI) program traveled to Palo Alto, Calif., on April 14 for the fourth annual Bay Area Medical Innovations Showcase.

Portrait of Maria Oden

Oden elected AIMBE Fellow Monday, Mar. 25, 2019

Rice University bioengineer Maria Oden has been elected to the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE) College of Fellows.

Portrait of Antonios Mikos

Mikos awarded the Acta Biomaterialia Gold Medal Thursday, Mar. 14, 2019

Rice bioengineer Antonios G. Mikos has been awarded the 2019 Acta Biomaterialia Gold Medal.

Rice Magazine / WDK Meyer

We don’t know: How heart valve disease starts Tuesday, Mar. 5, 2019

Jane Grande-Allen is unraveling the mysteries of heart valve disease.

Video still of Maryam Elizondo '19

Student Spotlight: Maryam Elizondo does it all at Rice Monday, Mar. 4, 2019

After discovering a love for research, the McAllen native has decided to pursue a career as a physician scientist.

Photo of Nishant Verma

Student Spotlight: Nishant Verma became an idealist with basis at Rice Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019

Pursuing a degree in bioengineering, he discovered his desire to build a career in health care as well as to teach.

Maris Wicks

Using cartoons to communicate engineering Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019

Some 30 students, most of them bioengineering (BIOE) undergraduates, attended the workshops held in the Moody Center for the Arts.

From left, Rice researchers Linlin Zhang, Gang Bao and Sheng Tong. Image by Jeff Fitlow

NIH grant funds research in immune checkpoint therapy Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018

Research at Rice, MD Anderson use nanotechnology to boost immunotherapy

Photo of Manuela Sushnitha

Sushnitha wins Ruth L. Kirschstein NRSA Fellowship Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018

Leukocyte-derived nanoparticles to fight tumor-initiating cancer cells

Above: M.D./Ph.D. student Eric Molina, undergraduate Maria Salazar, and Anthony Melchiorri fabricate and characterize biomaterials. The CECT also offers outreach programs for high school students and teachers. Photos by Jeff Fitlow

Advancing center-scale initiatives in research and education Thursday, Oct. 4, 2018

CECT aims to scale biomaterial technologies up and out