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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
"Kidney On A Chip" Could Lead To Safer Drug Dosing, University of Michigan Study 5/5/2016 7:29:13 AM
Artificial Placenta Holds Promise For Extremely Premature Infants, University of Michigan Study 5/4/2016 7:24:47 AM
Blood Biopsy: Releasing Cancer Cells For Better Analysis, University of Michigan Study 5/2/2016 7:13:49 AM
Spanking Harms Kids, Doesn't Work And Leads To Long-Term Issues, University of Michigan Study 4/28/2016 7:10:37 AM
Kids With Sweet Tooth More Likely To Experience Weight Gain, University of Michigan Study 4/18/2016 6:39:53 AM
Most U.S. Adults Say Today's Kids Are More Stressed, Have Worse Health Than In Past Generations, University of Michigan Study 4/18/2016 6:36:41 AM
Could A Brain "Growth Chart" Spot Attention Problems Early? University of Michigan Study Suggests 4/15/2016 7:50:14 AM
Why You May Be A Grammar Nazi, University of Michigan Study 3/30/2016 6:41:15 AM
Medical Marijuana Reduces Use Of Opioid Pain Meds, University of Michigan Study 3/30/2016 6:30:27 AM
Pill That "Lights Up" Breast Cancer Could Lead To More Accurate Screening, University of Michigan Study 3/21/2016 7:24:24 AM