October 31, 2020

Life Sciences Institute

  1. September 21, 2020

    Campus briefs

    U-M ranked No. 1 public university in U.S., 23rd overall The University of Michigan was ranked as the top U.S public university by The Wall Street Journal and Times Higher Education in their 2021 U.S. college ranking. U-M moved up four spots to No. 23 overall in a list of universities throughout the United States,…
  2. September 16, 2020

    Life Sciences Symposium explores broadening biosciences

    The 2020 virtual Saltiel Life Sciences Symposium, “Broadening the Biosciences,” will explore innovative and creative research already taking place to address scientific challenges across the biosciences.

  3. May 16, 2020

    University to gradually reopen some research activity

    Laboratory and studio-based research activity at U-M, the majority of which has been paused since mid-March due to the COVID-19 pandemic, will gradually resume during the next several weeks.

  4. May 11, 2020

    U-M advances antibody test development in COVID-19 fight

    Scientists at U-M are advancing new antibody tests, being validated now, to identify people who have been infected with the novel coronavirus that causes the COVID-19 disease.

  5. April 6, 2020

    COVID-19 research at U-M

    Examples of some of the studies underway or planned at the University of Michigan related to the COVID-19 health crisis.

  6. January 27, 2020

    Candace Johnson Award honors Erin Stephens’ 24/7 service

    Erin Stephens is director of human resources at the Life Sciences Institute, and her efforts to provide outstanding service earned her U-M’s 2019 Candace J. Johnson Award for Staff Excellence.

  7. January 10, 2020

    New partnership provides up to $10M for drug development

    U-M and Sun Pharma Advanced Research Co. have launched a $10 million partnership to accelerate the development of potential new medicines for a wide range of diseases.

  8. September 16, 2019

    Life Sciences Symposium explores the power of protein engineering

    The 18th annual Saltiel Life Sciences Symposium, “Protein Engineering and Biological Design,” will bring experts to U-M to discuss new technologies and applications advancing the role of protein engineering across scientific disciplines.

  9. September 16, 2019

    Campus briefs

    Short news items from around the university.

  10. September 3, 2019

    Assistant professor charts new pathways for research, students

    Alison Narayan explores uncharted pathways in her research, which centers on innovations in chemistry and new ways to build molecules. When she’s not in the lab, Narayan works to create pathways for underrepresented groups to study science.