A recent recreation of a University study has showed that court systems in Michigan are now providing more accurate information to minors regarding Michigan’s reproductive health laws for young women seeking to have an abortion without parental consent, according to a study by
A team led by Maria Castro and Pedro Lowenstein, professors of neurosurgery and cell and developmental biology, has created a mouse model which harbors all the genetic alterations found in pediatric brain tumors.
The Father and Sons Project, a Flint-based organization that works with male African-American youth living apart from their fathers, will expand their preventative project to the Chicago area through a $3 million grant awarded to the University of Michigan’s School of Public Health.
With the aim of treating conditions such as diabetes, Alzheimer’s and some types of cancers, the University of Michigan’s stem cell research program has advanced exponentially over the past eight years, making it a state leader in the area.
NASA recently funded a University of Michigan design for spacecraft thrusters as part of its Next Space Technologies for Exploration Partnerships (NextSTEP). The NextSTEP program encompasses various projects, all aimed at bringing humans closer to manned missions to Mars.