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Brooke Russell, PhD

Assistant Professor, Neuroscience and Experimental Therapeutics

Texas A&M University Health Science Center
Institute for Biosciences and Technology


Institute for Biosciences and Technology


  • Innovation
  • Neuroscience
Dr. Brooke Russell

About Dr. Russell

Brooke Russell, PhD, is an assistant professor at the Texas A&M Institute of Biosciences and Technology.

In 2009, she initiated efforts with Dr. Magnus Hook to commercialize bacterial collagens as a postdoctoral fellow and entrepreneur with EMC Technologies, LLC, a Texas A&M biotechnology company that is seeking to commercialize wound healing capabilities. In 2012 and currently, her efforts expanded to harness bacterial-derived materials for novel medical device development.

Dr. Russell received her Bachelor of Science in microbiology from Louisiana State University and doctorate in medical sciences from Texas A&M University in 2008.

Vital Record news coverage

Harnessing Commercialization

Newer, faster paths for biomedical research discoveries to reach patients

February 5, 2018

Women in Medicine: Brooke Russell

Celebrating the female trailblazers in medicine and medical sciences at Texas A&M

September 14, 2017

Solving real-world problems with unconventional solutions: Using bacteria to heal wounds

April 21, 2015