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November 22, 2013

Phthalate exposure linked to preterm birth

The odds of preterm birth for women exposed to a commonly used class of chemicals known as phthalates are increased significantly, according to a new study from the University of Michigan School of Public Health and Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston.

November 21, 2013

S. Jack Hu named interim vice president for research

The Board of Regents has approved the appointment of S. Jack Hu, a professor in the College of Engineering, as the interim vice president for research for a two-year term, effective Jan. 1.

November 21, 2013

Regents Roundup

Other action by the Board of Regents at its meeting Thursday included final approval of work at the UM-Dearborn Science Building and Clements Library, and announcement of a boundary agreement at Nichols Arboretum.

November 21, 2013

Helping a nation mourn

U-M retiree and Navy veteran George Perrault recalls his somber duty 50 years ago, standing watch over the coffin of slain President John F. Kennedy.