Making a Difference

A New Way to Operate

Non-invasive surgery with ultrasound, pioneered at Michigan.

3D printed splint saves the life of a baby

Every day, their baby stopped breathing, his collapsed bronchus blocking the crucial flow of air to his lungs.

Catching Cancer on a Chip

Could cancer be diagnosed with a simple blood test? A new chip can trap the one cancer cell in a billion normal cells.

News

U-M BME Launches Streamlined, User-Centered Website

ANN ARBOR— The University of Michigan Department of Biomedical Engineering has just launched a new version of its website designed to better tell the BME story and allow users to access the information that matters to them quickly and intuitively.

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Andrew J. Putnam to be Inducted into Medical and Biological Engineering Elite

WASHINGTON, D.C.— The American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE) has announced the pending induction of Andrew J. Putnam, Ph.D., Professor, Biomedical Engineering, University of Michigan, to its College of Fellows.

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Researchers use ovarian follicles to preserve fertility Technique could be beneficial for women with cancer; study in mice produced live births

Technique could be beneficial for women with cancer; study in mice produced live births.

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