OUR MISSION The Institute of Biosciences and Bioengineering promotes bio-related interdisciplinary research and education, fosters ties with the Texas Medical Center, creates partnerships with industry, promotes the translation of research, and facilitates strong research training programs.
Motorized molecules activated by light target and drill through highly antibiotic resistant bacteria and kill them within minutes. The molecules can open bacteria to attack by drugs they previously... Read more
A computational study by Rice University chemists showed the dynamics of tumor formation don’t necessarily correlate with clinical data on lifetime cancer risks. It suggests biomarkers may someday be... Read more
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