Rice, MD Anderson win $1.8M for nanotech, cancer training
Rice University and the UT MD Anderson Cancer Center have won a five-year, $1.8 million grant from the National Cancer Institute (NCI) to train graduate students and postdoctoral research associates to translate nanotechnology breakthroughs into clinical treatments for cancer patients.
Kolomeisky named fellow of American Physical Society
Anatoly Kolomeisky, a professor of chemistry and of chemical and biomolecular engineering at Rice University, has been named a fellow of the American Physical Society.
Carbon black implicated in emphysema
Physicians could only guess – until recently – at the composition of the black material found in the lungs of smokers who died of emphysema.
Smaller is better for nanotube analysis
In a great example of “less is more,” Rice University scientists have developed a powerful method to analyze carbon nanotubes in solution.