A NanoMedicine and Biomedical Engineering Scholarly Concentration is designed to offer the student the opportunity to learn emerging new technologies in biomedical nanotechnology and engineering. A series of cross-appointments with faculty in other departments, divisions, and units and adjunct appointments with faculty in other collaborating institutions through The Alliance for NanoHealth and other Texas Medical Center institutions are utilized to enhance multidisciplinary research and expand the available opportunities for the training and teaching of students.
Service Centers and Core Facilities
Ongoing Research Projects:
- Injectable NanoVectors for Directed (Targeted/personalized) Therapeutics
- Novel targeted Imaging Technologies
- Early Detection of Disease from Blood Proteomic Signatures