In a study published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Science, U-M paleolithic archeologist Brian Stewart and colleagues establish that the practice of exchanging eggshell beads over long distances spans a much longer period of time than previously thought.
Faster screening to hit “undruggable” targets
Medicines made from coiled protein fragments could provide a new handle on hard-to-treat diseases like cancer, but they are difficult to design. A new technique, developed at the University of Michigan, could change that. It can harness bacteria to produce billions of different drug candidates that won’t fall apart quickly inside the body.
Launching Solar Orbiter
For more than a decade, a U-M team helped develop the scientific payload aboard Solar Orbiter. For colleagues Sue Lepri and Jim Raines, this moment has been 13 years in the making.
An ultra-precise mind-controlled prosthetic
In a major advance in mind-controlled prosthetics for amputees, U-M researchers have tapped faint, latent signals from arm nerves and amplified them to enable real-time, intuitive, finger-level control of a robotic hand.
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Latest COVID-19 updates
For the most current information about U-M’s continued response to COVID-19, please visit the U-M Coronavirus website. We will continue to post updates, information and answers to frequently asked questions.View the website
- Michigan News: Coronavirus research, experts, news and videos
- Coping with COVID-19: Students share their 'new normal'
- Parents are having more conflict with children since pandemic
- U-M professors coordinate international donation efforts
- Coronavirus: Is social distancing working?
- Politics, public trust drive differing responses to coronavirus
- Facebook Live: PitE Director Shelie Miller talks grocery shopping during crisis
- Your brain evolved to hoard supplies and shame others for doing the same
- Poverty Solutions releases Michigan COVID-19 Pandemic Resource Guide
In The News
- Psychology Today Coping with coronavirus anxiety and stress
- CNBC US death toll is a 'lagging indicator' of the severity of the virus crisis, says U-M expert
- WDIV/Detroit U-M pandemic expert answers: Is social distancing working?
- Space News NASA selects space science cubesat mission
Happening @ Michigan
Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) events may have been moved online, rescheduled, or canceled. Visit Happening@Michigan for updates.
- Apr 2 Graduate & Professional Student Virtual Check-In
- Apr 2 VIRTUAL Residential College Chili-e Course Mart
- Apr 2 Virtual Fulbright Information Session
- Apr 2 [FREE- NOW ONLINE!]Great Lakes Theme Semester Presents: #LakeEffects Film Series
- Apr 3 Remote Routines with RecSports
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All Michigan, all the time
There’s always something amazing happening at Michigan. Whether it’s on campus or around the world, our students, faculty, staff and alumni are out seizing the day as shown in the slideshow below.
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