University of Michigan
News for Faculty and Staff

November 24, 2017


December 6, 2013

Scholarship and Creative Work

Culling vampire bat colonies to stem the transmission of rabies in Latin America does little to slow the spread of the virus and could even have the reverse effect, according to University of Michigan researchers and their colleagues.

December 6, 2013

Herpes viruses associated with cognitive impairment

The herpes virus that in its active stage usually produces cold sores during times of stress now has been linked to cognitive impairment throughout life, with new University of Michigan research that for the first time shows an impact on children ages 12-16.

December 6, 2013

Physicians embrace Michigan program to improve health care

A statewide program created by Michigan's largest insurer has succeeded in engaging primary care physicians from the ground up to improve patient care, according to the University of Michigan School of Public Health.

December 6, 2013

Coleman praises Nelson Mandela's commitment to social justice

President Mary Sue Coleman issued a statement Thursday following the death of Nelson Mandela. She recalled the awarding of his honorary degree, in absentia, in 1987, and said he "was the embodiment of leadership, perseverance and humility."