Kathy Matthews is selected for the 2015 ASBMB William C. Rose Award.
Kathy Matthews is the 2015 recipient of the prestigious American Society for Biochemistry & Molecular Biology William C. Rose Award. She will present a lecture at the annual ASBMB meeting, which will be in Boston, March 28 - April 1, 2015. »
IBB Girls BioScience Initiative celebrates Sciencepalooza.
The Rice Institute of Biosciences & Bioengineering hosted their second summer of the Girls Bioscience Initiative for local area high school girls. »
Yousif Shamoo, new vice provost for research.
Yousif Shamoo, Professor of Biochemistry & Cell Biology and Director of the Institute for Biosciences and Bioengineering, has accepted the appointment to become Vice Provost for Research, effective July 1, 2014. »
Genomic basis for the convergent evolution of electric organs
Jason R. Gallant, Lindsay L. Traeger, Jeremy D. Volkening,
Howell Moffett, Po-Hao Chen, Carl D. Novina, George N. Phillips, Jr.
Anand, Gregg B. Wells, Matthew Pinch, Robert Güth, Graciela A. Unguez, James S.
Albert, Harold H. Zakon, Manoj P. Samanta, Michael R. Sussman. Science
27:344, pp. 1522-1525 (June 2014) »
The Dmitri Lapotko lab is developing new technology for hard to treat cancer.
The new “quadrapeutics” approach has proven more effective than conventional chemoradiation therapy. »
Highlights from the department reception for graduates and the hooding ceremony. »
HISD high school students tour the Shamoo lab.
Students were shown how the lab studies drug resistance in bacteria. »
Dr. Danielle Wu in the Farach-Carson lab has been awarded an NIH NRSA postdoctoral fellowship.
Danielle will focus on a salivary gland tissue engineering project designed to help patients after head and neck cancer treatments. »