The McDevitt group has transitioned into state-of-the-art facilities on the campus of Rice University in Houston, TX. In the fall term of 2009, ice completed construction of the $300 BioScience Research Collaborative facility. This 10-story 477,000-gross-square-foot building is adjacent to the Texas Medical Center and is an ideal position to facilitate translation of biomedical research and discoveries into cures and new medical devices. The McDevitt laboratory was one of the first occupant of this new facility.