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U-M to Expand Medical Discovery Space

Eight years ago this month, silence fell over a vast pharmaceutical research campus in northeast Ann Arbor.

North Campus Research Complex

Why Promising Cancer Drugs Fail

Virtually every day, scientists are identifying potential new drugs to tackle the next pathway or mutation that’s fueling cancer.

A Step Toward a UTI Vaccine

For most invading bacteria, the bladder is not a friendly place. But for those that have figured out how to scavenge iron from their hosts, it’s a fine place to grow and reproduce.

UTI vaccine bottles

Forum

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Marschall Runge
Winter 2017

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Lawrence, Hayes, Hammer, Reddy
Winter 2017

The Cancer Moonshot and its potential effect on research

Winter 2017

Letters from our readers

News & Research

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Mi-Gene
Winter 2017

By Allison Wilson

Using smartphone technology to improve genetic services and reduce birth defects in Ethiopia

Eric Fearon
Winter 2017

By Nicole Fawcett

Eric Fearon becomes center’s new director

U-M hospitals go green
Winter 2017

U-M hospitals go green

Faculty

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Winter 2017

Recent books authored or edited by U-M faculty

Jacqueline Jeruss
Winter 2017

By Allison Wilson

Helping improve fertility outcomes for cancer survivors

Honors
Winter 2017

Faculty milestones and accolades

History

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Smoking at Michigan
Winter 2017

BY LAURA HIRSHBEIN, M.D., PH.D.; AND JOEL HOWELL, M.D., PH.D.

On cigarettes, once ubiquitous in hospitals

The New Life Giver
Winter 2017

By Lauren Crawford; Photo by Austin Thomason

A 19th century medical sham

Pushball
Fall 2016

By James Tobin

A university rivalry and the roots of college football

Alumni

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Natacha Chough
Winter 2017

By Lauren Crawford

An alumna realizes her dream at NASA

Class Notes
Winter 2017

The latest from our alumni

Class Notes
Fall 2016

The latest from alumni

Lives Lived

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Winter 2017

Remembering our faculty and alumni

A. Kent Christensen
Winter 2017

An emeritus faculty member in cell and developmental biology

Daniel H. Teitelbaum
Winter 2017

A pediatric surgeon whose work focused improving children's lives

Development News

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U-M Depression Center
Winter 2017

By Kara Gavin

Frances and Kenneth Eisenberg’s gift will help transform depression treatment

Sidney and Madeline Forbes
Fall 2016

By Nicole Fawcett

A $17.5 million gift establishes the Forbes Institute for Cancer Discovery

Jo Elyn Nyman
Spring 2016

By Allison Wilson with additional reporting by Whitley Hill

U-M’s new pediatric inpatient psychiatry unit

Gray Matters

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Winter 2017

BY RAYMOND DE VRIES, PH.D.

Public trust and the future of precision medicine

Learning from Medicine’s Complex Past
Fall 2016

By Alexandra Minna Stern, Ph.D.

Reflecting on early 20th century eugenic sterilization practices in California

Choosing a Path
Spring 2016

By Steven Katz, MPH, M.D.

Precision communication for treatment of cancer: from patients to population and back

Moments

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Bella Shah
Winter 2017

By Lauren Crawford; Photo by J. Adrian Wylie

An alumna and current resident reflects on designing the Medical School’s new flag

Kristian Black
Fall 2016

By Lauren Crawford

An M2 student hopes to inspire those from similar backgrounds

Tina Gou
Spring 2016

By Lauren Crawford

An M3 student finds poetry in medicine