Sign up for our Newsletter!
Rice UniversityCBEN
Center for Biological and Environmental Nanotechnology

Industrial Relations Overview

We believe that, as with biotechnology, many of CBEN’s technologies will find commercialization through entrepreneurial ventures centered on our own academic inventions.  We thus have several programs designed to enhance and improve the academic-entrepreneurial activities.

We have found that established companies are interested in CBEN for two distinct reasons: