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Genes Linked to Sex Ratio and Male Fertility in Mice

A team of researchers from Michigan Medicine's Department of Human Genetics have discovered how to alter the sex ratio in mice removing genes from the X chromosome of mice, and hypothesize that it may be applicable to humans as well. October 17, 2019. # #Medicine #web-article #HealthLab #Science #HealthandWellness #Genetics #Microbiology #KellyMalcom #AlyssaKruger #Featured #FeaturedTech ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​


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CYGNSS Hurricane-Tracking Satellites Reveal Amazon Flooding

U-M Climate and Space Science Professor Chris Ruf discusses land-applications, such as information on soil moisture and flooding, of the Cyclone Global Navigation Satellite System. February 4, 2019. # #Engineering #web-article #MichiganEngineeringNewsCenter #Featured #FeaturedTech ​​​​​​​​


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Open-Source Bionic Leg Aims to Rapidly Advance Prosthetics

Mechanical Engineering Assistant Professor Elliott Rouse discusses the great advances that will be made as a result of an open-source bionic leg platform allowing researchers to improve upon the prosthetic leg built by U-M Engineer researchers. June 5, 2019. # #Engineering #video #BiomedicalEngineering #scienceandtechnology #Technology #BiomedicalEngineering #ElliottRouse ​​​​​​​​ #Featured #FeaturedTech ​​​


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Cartilage Electrolyte For a Safe "Structural Battery"

Joseph B and Florence V Cejka Professor of Engineering Nicholas Kotov discusses new design prototypes for zinc structural batteries to make them small, safe, and rechargeable, finding that cartilage works best for ion-transporting material in batteries. January 8, 2019. # #Engineering #video #CollegeofEngineering #scienceandtechnology #ChemicalEngineering #Manufacturing #Batteries #NicholasKotov ​​​​​​​​​


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Getting Smart about Construction Safety

Associate professor of civil and environmental engineering SangHyun Lee discusses the use of wearable, health-monitoring sensors to improve construction worker safety. August 20, 2018. #5mins #Engineering #web-article #MichiganEngineeringNewsCenter #Technology #Health/Wellness #CivilEngineering #Safety #Technology #SangHyunLee #Featured #FeaturedTech ​​


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The Most Famous Person You've Never Heard Of

Michigan Alumnus takes a closer look at the brilliant mind of Claude Shannon, U-M alumnus, father of digital communications, and founder of the "bit," the foundation of modern computers and phones. April 1, 2018. #ClaudeShannon # #AlumniAssociation #Science #Society #InformationScience #ComputerScience #Technology #History ​​​​​​​​​ #Featured #FeaturedTech ​