June 18, 2021

Biosciences Initiative

  1. June 17, 2021

    New Biosciences Initiative award recognizes mid-career excellence

    Three U-M scientists are the first recipients of a new annual award, funded by President Mark Schlissel’s Biosciences Initiative, to recognize exceptional mid-career faculty in the biosciences.

  2. March 16, 2020

    Biosciences Initiative offering final round of two funding sources

    U-M’s Biosciences Initiative has issued its third and final request for applications in two categories of funding that seek high-impact research projects from U-M faculty to solve biosciences problems.

  3. December 9, 2019

    Biosciences Initiative awards $20M for high-impact research

    Three-dimensional tissue transcriptomics, engineering programmable biomaterials, and advanced brain cancer research are the focus of the latest projects funded by U-M’s Biosciences Initiative.

  4. October 23, 2019

    Biosciences Initiative awards $5.1M to enhance research cores

    Scientific equipment used across the breadth of biology at U-M is getting a boost in the form of $5.1 million from the Biosciences Initiative Coordinating Committee to enhance four research core labs.

  5. July 3, 2019

    Biosciences Initiative announces funding through new Ideas Lab

    U-M’s Biosciences Initiative is launching Ideas Lab, a funding opportunity designed to help catalyze innovative ideas and encourage researchers in diverse fields to collaborate on novel solutions.

  6. March 25, 2019

    RNA Symposium dives into foundational RNA bioscience

    The Center for RNA Biomedicine’s fourth annual symposium on Friday will focus on foundational ribonucleic acid biosciences, from discovery to function. 

  7. February 14, 2019

    Michigan Research Cores database aids U-M science researchers

    U-M’s Biosciences Initiative and Medical School Office of Research have partnered to create a powerful, searchable database with information on research cores across campus.

  8. February 11, 2019

    Campus briefs

    News from around the university.

  9. February 8, 2019

    Biosciences Initiative offers new Core Lab Funding Program

    President Mark Schlissel’s Biosciences Initiative is offering the Core Lab Funding Program, a new opportunity to improve core research resources across U-M.

  10. February 1, 2019

    Biosciences Initiative releases RFA to address critical challenges

    The Presidential Biosciences Initiative has issued its second-round Request for Applications to U-M faculty, seeking high-impact scientific research initiatives aimed at solving critical problems in the biosciences.