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University of Michigan 

1st Floor Michigan Union
530 S. State Street
Ann Arbor  Michigan  48109  U.S.A.
Phone: 734-764-1817 Fax: 734-763-9556

The University of Michigan, with its size, complexity, and academic strength, the breadth of its scholarly resources and the quality of its faculty and students, is one of America's great public universities and one of the world's premiere research institutions.

At the University of Michigan, we're breaking new ground every day with exciting developments in the fields of life sciences, technology, medicine, and engineering. And, in the process, we're making an impact beyond our campuses. The practical applications of UM research are benefiting our lives right now. From the invention of a new, inhaled flu vaccine to the creation of software that helps children learn science, to the invention of the first bio-artificial kidney, UM technology is contributing to the betterment of human life.

UM Tech Transfer works to effectively transfer such University technologies to the market.

In the past five years, UM Tech Transfer has executed 267 technology license agreements, created 34 new startup businesses, and generated licensing revenues to stimulate additional research and discovery. Just as importantly, it has created connections between UM's renowned researchers and scientists and an ever-increasing set of partners with the resources and capabilities to fulfill the potential of UM discoveries.

If you are interested in finding out about UM technology and how it might be able to help solve the problems being faced by your company, please feel free to call the offices of UM Tech Transfer, or visit their web site and search the comprehensive listing of currently available technologies.

Founded: 1817
President: Mary Sue Coleman
Campuses: Ann Arbor, Dearborn, Flint
Enrollment: 53,000 on all campuses

Research Funding: FY 02 $656,000,000
Campus: 3,177 acres; 315 major buildings
Budget: FY 02 $3.6 billion

Ann Arbor Facts
Enrollment: 38,000 students
Regular Faculty: 3,700
Alumni: 420,000
Academic offerings: 600 degree programs

University Hospital
C.S. Mott Children's Hospital
Women's Hospital

Last Updated: 09-19-02

Key Statistics

Ownership: Private

Web Site: University of Michigan

Company News
Covalon Technologies Ltd. Licenses Intellectual Property To Prevent Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia From The University of Michigan 2/9/2016 6:28:49 AM
Preservatives Found In Cheese May Kill Cancer Cells, Superbugs, University of Michigan Study 1/19/2016 7:23:27 AM
Flexible Nanocomposite Film Could Yield Handheld Cancer Detector, University of Michigan Study 1/18/2016 7:55:57 AM
Even High IQs Kids Behave Better When Their Sleep Apnea Is Fixed, University of Michigan Study 1/11/2016 7:02:04 AM
Lie-Detecting Software Uses Real Court Case Data, University of Michigan Study 12/23/2015 7:10:25 AM
Mapping The Brain: Probes With Tiny LEDs Shed Light On Neural Pathways, University of Michigan Study 12/15/2015 7:18:38 AM
Materialise And University of Michigan Sign License Agreement For Life-Saving, 3D-Printed Tracheal Splints 12/7/2015 11:07:19 AM
Cranberry Pills Can Lower Common Infection Risk By 50%, University of Michigan Study 11/24/2015 7:00:21 AM
Sunscreen Ingredient May Prevent Medical Implant Infections, University of Michigan Study 11/12/2015 7:26:21 AM
Low Testosterone Can Determine Men's Parenting Skills, University of Michigan Study 11/3/2015 7:17:41 AM