The Shirley Ann Jackson, Ph.D. Center for Biotechnology and Interdisciplinary Studies (CBIS) at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is a powerhouse of fundamental and translational research tackling the most pressing health care and biotechnology challenges facing humanity.

Research Constellations

Led by world-class endowed faculty, constellations bring researchers together to perform multidisciplinary work in key areas of biotechnology.

Research Centers

Multidisciplinary teams of renowned scientists and engineers addressing urgent global challenges.

Core Facilities

Home to 11 state-of-the-art shared research labs equipped to advance multidisciplinary investigations in the life sciences, physical sciences, and engineering.

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