Making a Difference

Nanoparticle Acts Like Trojan Horse To Halt Asthma

New technology can also be used to turn off peanut and other food allergies

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.


Kohn Elected SFB President

U-M BME & Dentistry Professor David Kohn has been elected to serve as president of the Society For Biomaterials (SFB) for the 2017-2018 term. Kohn has provided exceptional service to SFB for nearly 30 years. In his most recent role as the Society’s secretary-treasurer he managed the Society’s financial resources, grew its assets and reinvested them back into […]

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2016 Wolverine ‘Women to Watch’

BME senior Anastasia Ostrowski was recently named one of 26 up-and-coming women innovators at U-M. She and fellow engineering student Anya LaRoche founded Elementary Engineering Partnerships (EEP), a group that partners with local schools to introduce elementary students to engineering design. Over eight weeks, CoE student-facilitators take small groups of students through a series of […]

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BME Students Triumph in Michigan Business Challenge

BME students took top honors in this year’s Michigan Business Challenge. The winning team featured a BME graduate student tackling cytokine release syndrome. An M-HEAL team took fourth in the social impact category.

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