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Stopping Pandemics

The U of M is bringing together experts across disciplines, politics, tribes, and borders to stop global outbreaks before they start.

Birth of the New Medicine

With innovative therapies that enable the body to heal itself, U of M researchers are looking for cures for everything from diabetes to dementia.

Treating Diabetes with Beneficial Bacteria

Bacteria in a petri dish.

In type 2 diabetes, the body’s poor response to insulin raises blood glucose levels. But a new treatment may be on the horizon; U of M researchers are investigating whether changing the mix of gut bacteria can boost sensitivity to insulin.

Late start times benefit high school students

A blackboard

According to new University research, later high school start times improve both student academic performance and overall health.