News

Shutting down backup genes leads to cancer remission, in mice

September 30, 2022

Cancer cells delete DNA when they go to the dark side, so a team of doctors and engineers targeted the “backup plans” running critical cell functions.

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Five New Faculty Join U-M BME for Fall 2022

September 26, 2022

U-M Biomedical Engineering is growing to meet the needs of our rapidly increasing student population and experiential learning curriculum while also serving our research mission to the benefit of humanity. We are so excited to welcome five new Assistant Professors this Fall 2022 semester. María Coronel, Ph.D. Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering Dr. María Coronel received […]

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A view into what’s really happening during gene editing for Precision CRISPR

September 26, 2022

Gene editing is one of the hottest new techniques being explored by scientists and medical doctors alike, with the most typical applications including improved food production and treatment of serious diseases. Expected to reach a market size of  $18.5M by 2028, the most popular method relies on the technique known as CRISPR (clustered regularly interspaced short palindromic repeats). 

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Events

Jonathan Rubin Collegiate Professorship Ceremony

Xueding Wang, Ph.D.

December 5, 2022 - 1:30 pm
Palmer Commons

Toward an open science ecosystem for neuroimaging

Biomedical Engineering (BME 500) Seminar Series - Russell Poldrack

December 8, 2022 - 4:30 pm
Off Campus Location

Machine Learning-Based Feature Quantification of Clinical High-Frequency Oscillations

Biomedical Engineering Master's Defense - Neha Sara John

December 9, 2022 - 10:00 am
Lurie Biomedical Engineering (formerly ATL)

Making a Difference

BME Design Space Welcomes Students Back to Campus

The newly renovated BME Commons, teaching, learning, teamwork, collaboration and ideation space is poised to welcome the BME community back to campus this fall. This fall, after over a year of virtual meetings, distance learning, and remote activities, BME is delighted to welcome students, faculty and staff back to campus to get a first look […]

Coulter Translational Research Partnership Program

The U-M Coulter Translational Research Partnership Program is a funding and commercialization program that accelerates development of medical product concepts invented at UM to the point of licensing to established companies or to venture/angel-backed startups. https://bme.umich.edu/research/coulter/

Biomedical Engineering at Michigan: Happening Now

From an engineered scaffold to aid in the early detection of breast cancer metastasis, to a controlled form of ultrasound to non-invasively destroy bad tissue in the body, to a determined mission to enable neural control of prosthetics, Michigan Biomedical Engineering is developing incredible solutions to the worlds most pressing biological and medical challenges.