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New Michigan Regenerative Medicine Center Formed

The U-Michigan School of Dentistry is one of 10 institutions in the country that has been selected by the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR) to establish …

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The sweet smell of science: A failed candy recipe solves a sticky problem in the lab

Anyone who has made Jello knows how difficult it can be to spring the wobbly treat from its mold intact.

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Engineering Alum Bets on Millennials with $2M Gift

“Your teaching style will crash and burn with the millennials.” That’s what friends told University of Michigan alum Bill Hall in 2004 when he took on a teaching role at U-M …

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$3.46M to Combine Supercomputer Simulations with Big Data

A new way of computing could lead to immediate advances in aerodynamics, climate science, cosmology, materials science and cardiovascular research …

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Fighting Cancer with Microfluids

When fighting cancer, speed is of the utmost importance. A microfluidic chip developed by Michigan engineers has enabled a breakthrough in testing the efficacy of specialized cancer drugs …

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‘Touchy-feely’ bionic hands come closer to reality

“Touchy-feely” bionic hands have come closer to reality as researchers are exploring new approaches to designing prosthetic hands capable of providing “sensory feedback.” …

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In vitro pregnancy rates improve with new device that mimics motions in the body

Gently rocking embryos while they grow during in vitro fertilization improves pregnancy rates in mice by 22 percent, new U-M research shows …

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Biomedical engineering student named to 30 Under 30

University of Michigan biomedical engineering doctoral student Barry Belmont has been named to Manufacturing Engineering Magazine’s 30 Under 30 list …

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High-tech labels to fight counterfeiting

An outline of Marilyn Monroe’s iconic face appeared on the clear, plastic film when a researcher fogs it with her breath …

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