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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
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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
Scientists Discover Cheese Is As Addictive As Drugs, University of Michigan Reveals 10/23/2015 6:34:26 AM
Implant "Traps" Spreading Cancer Cells, University of Michigan Study 9/10/2015 8:11:40 AM
How A Second Child May Make Your Marriage More Resilient, University of Michigan Study 9/3/2015 7:25:42 AM
Myth Debunked: You Can Build Passion For Your Job, University of Michigan Study 8/31/2015 6:59:46 AM
Brain Can't Be Tricked By Fake Sugars, University of Michigan Study 6/19/2015 7:19:50 AM
Lab-on-a-Chip Simulates Heartbeat For Testing New Drug Therapies, University of Michigan Study 6/18/2015 8:05:27 AM
Urine-Based Test Improves On PSA For Prostate Cancer Detection, University of Michigan Study 5/19/2015 6:55:42 AM