UM's North Campus Research Complex. Photo: University of Michigan

Vacant To Vibrant: UM Research Campus Gets 2,000th Staffer

Less than three years after the first person moved in, the University of Michigan has transformed a vacant former pharmaceutical company complex into a vibrant hub for research — an achievement marked this week with the move of the 2,000th person to the site.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/19/2013

WSU campus (Wikimedia Commons)

Wayne State Docs Seek Method To ID Women At HIgh Risk Of Stroke

A team of Wayne State University School of Medicine physicians will seek to develop methods to better identify women at increased risk for stroke using a new type of professional education grant.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/27/2013


Pfizer Issues Nationwide Recall Of Birth Control Pills

Prescription drug company Pfizer has voluntarily recalled two types of birth control pills.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/01/2012

Awards And Certifications From December 9-11

The latest awards, prizes and industry certifications earned by Michigan’s technology-focused companies and institutions

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/11/2011

Pfizer Thelin Withdrawal

Pfizer May Sell Animal Health Operations

Pfizer Inc. says it may sell its veterinary medicine operations, which employ 700 in downtown Kalamazoo and more in the Kalamazoo County suburbs of Portage and Richland Township.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/07/2011

Pfizer Thelin Withdrawal

Michigan Part Of Pfizer Virtual Clinical Trial

Michigan is one of 10 states where the 600 patients are being drawn from for Pfizer Inc.’s first-ever virtual clinical trial. The trial model allows patients to participate regardless of geography.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/08/2011

The University of Michigan North Campus Research Complex, a former Pfizer Inc. research center

New Health Care Policy Institute Coming To UM

A new health care policy institute — one that is expected to become one of the largest of its kind in the nation — will be established at the University of Michigan’s North Campus Research Complex.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/22/2011

Awards and Certifications From May 9

The latest awards, prizes and industry certifications earned by Michigan’s technology-focused companies, institutions and people.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/09/2011

Pfizer Thelin Withdrawal

Pfizer’s Efforts Against Counterfeit Drugs On ’60 Minutes’

Pfizer Inc., whose largest pharmaceutical plant is located in Portage, was featured in a story Sunday night on eliminating counterfeit drugs on CBS TVs “60 Minutes.”


The University of Michigan's North Campus Research Complex, the huge former Pfizer research lab in northeast Ann Arbor.

UM’s New Research Complex: Enormous Opportunity

The University of Michigan has barely begun moving into a huge new research center, the 2.1 million square foot former Pfizer drug research center in northeast Ann Arbor. WWJ’s Matt Roush takes a little tour around.