U-M student draws on personal experience for prosthetics research

The Rehabilitation Biomechanics Laboratory at the University of Michigan looks part playground, part film studio, part bionic woman.

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Surgery without Knives or Needles

A team of researchers at the University of Michigan has developed a new, revolutionary technique that has the potential to reshape the practice of surgery.

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“Kidney on a chip” could lead to safer drug dosing

University of Michigan researchers have used a “kidney on a chip” device to mimic the flow of medication through human kidneys and measure its effect on kidney cells.

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Nanoparticle Acts Like Trojan Horse To Halt Asthma

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

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A New Way to Operate

Non-invasive surgery with ultrasound, pioneered at Michigan.

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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.

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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.

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