Office of the VP for Communications – Keeping alumni and friends connected to U-M

  1. Stress-induced inflammation

    Victor Katch describes the links between temperament and inflammation.

  2. The human touch

    U-M surgeons and engineers are enabling amputees to control prosthetics using their own biological motor signals. Could regaining a sense of touch be next?

  3. Medicinal magic

    “Nature’s pharmacy” at Matthaei Botanical Gardens showcases healing power of plants in elaborate garden organized by systems of the body.

  4. Personality, wellness, and disease

    Victor Katch explores how personality traits impact overall health and well-being.

  5. Close one door — open another

    Victor Katch ponders retirement after 45 years of research and teaching.

  6. Study shows 3D printing saves lives

    Groundbreaking technology first used at U-M is documented in a promising study destined to save babies from a deadly condition.

  7. The waiting game

    Victor Katch explores how toxicant exposure over time can lead to illness, disease, and immune disorders.

  8. Responders vs. nonresponders

    Victor Katch explores the reasons why research-proven results sometimes just don’t work for you.

  9. Supplement users, beware

    Victor Katch looks at supplement use and safety, and shares some seals of approval to inform wise purchases.