Located in the world-renowned Texas Medical Center, the Rice University Department of Bioengineering advances knowledge in the field through excellence in research and innovative teaching environments that challenge students to explore, collaborate and invent.
While biology and biological processes are fundamental to our research, it is through the integration of engineering and technological tools that we expand basic and life science and positively impact human health.
Rice bioengineer Gang Bao's CRISPR-Cas9 strategy offers two-pronged attack against the disease.
Rice bioengineers develop fluorescent sensors to track nutrients in hydrogel-based healing
Rice bioengineer Oleg Igoshin was recently awarded a grant from the National Science Foundation.
Rice bioengineer David Zhang was awarded a 2019 Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE).
Szablowski's appointment as an assistant professor of bioengineering, under the George R. Brown School of Engineering Neuroengineering initiative, begins January 1, 2020.
Rice bioengineer Drezek will help advise on matters in support of biomedical research, medical science and biomedical communications.
Rice bioengineers mix injectable scaffolds at room temperature to grow new tissue.