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University of Minnesota to host conference on “Research with Human Participants: The National Debates”

An Unlikely 'Rebel'

Brenda Her in a lab

Brenda Her has overcome cultural expectations to pursue a career in medicine.

To Teach a Cell to Heal Itself

Cell under infrared microscope.

Jakub Tolar is preparing medicine’s third great leap.

To Use Molecular Band-Aids for Heart Repair

Human heart

Frank Bates is helping people recover from heart attacks.

To Revolutionize Medicine

To Revolutionize Medicine

Angela Mortari aims to 3D print transplant organs for those who need them. 

U of M Board of Regents approval clears path to outline a new fully integrated academic health system

U of M Named a Leading Healthy Campus in the U.S.

Today, the University of Minnesota Twin Cities was honored with the 2015 Active Minds Healthy Campus Award, recognizing the University as one of the healthiest campuses in the nation. The award celebrates U.S. colleges and universities that are prioritizing health and demonstrating innovation and excellence in promoting student well-being.

3D-printed guide helps regrow complex nerves after injury

Taming Tremors

An elderly male patient with Parkinson’s disease grasps a walker.

A U medical team delivers precision stimulation to the brain, relieving the debilitating symptoms of disorders like Parkinson’s disease.

Everyday Access to Nature Improves Quality of Life in Older Adults