Tech Students Help Patients in India Get a Leg UpTaking another step toward making affordable and durable prosthetics available to India’s low-income population, a team of Michigan Tech senior design students have redesigned and cost-optimized a prosthetic knee.
Suspect In Brutal 2008 Attacks Captured In India, Arraigned On Murder Charges In MichiganIt is alleged that Nerusu killed his wife, 14-year-old daughter and 12-year-old son at their home in Novi in 2008.
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Lawsuit: Bank Executives Violated Civil RightsExecs with a bank formed in part to serve people in southeast Michigan berated customers and exchanged email calling Indians derogatory names, according to a lawsuit.
Novi Triple Murder Suspect Arrested In IndiaA 46-year-old man has been arrested in India in connection with the murder of his wife, 14-year-old daughter and 12-year-old son in Novi back in October 2008.
Doctoral Student Follows Structural Engineering Prof To Wayne StateFor doctoral student Kapil Patki, the opportunity to work with structural engineering expert and professor Christopher Eamon was enough to make him want to pursue his passion at Wayne State University.
Compuware, Netmagic Partner For Performance Of Web ApplicationsCompuware Corp. announced that Netmagic Solutions, India's largest managed IT hosting services provider and a leader in the Indian cloud infrastructure market, has expanded its application performance management partnership with Compuware.
LTU Fifth Of 47 Schools In Robotics CompetitionLawrence Technological University’s robot, vuLTUre2, finished fifth in the Auto-Nav Challenge, the main event at the 20th annual Intelligent Ground Vehicle Competition held at Oakland University June 8-11.
Everist Genomics Bucks Outsourcing Trend, Accelerates Growth Through IndiaEverist Genomics, a rapidly growing personalized medicine company, announced that it has established a joint-venture company with the Manipal Group, a health care company in India. The joint venture will market EGI’s portfolio of diagnostic, prognostic and therapeutic selection technologies in India.
Indian IT Firm, Consumers Bringing 300 Jobs To JacksonThe Michigan Economic Development Corp. Friday announced Michigan Strategic Fund approval of an $875,000 Michigan Business Development Program incentive to HCL America Inc. for its new location in Jackson, a project that will generate up to $3.35 million in new private investment and add 300 new jobs.
Michigan Tech Students Take Prosthetic Designs To IndiaTwo teams of undergraduate engineering students at Michigan Technological University have developed two low-cost, workable prostheses -- one a knee, one a foot -- and brought them to India, the first step in an effort to make them available to that nation's many poor.
Red Cedar Technology Finds Distributor For Its Software In IndiaRed Cedar Technology announced Monday that EinNel Technologies has agreed to distribute the HEEDS family of design optimization software throughout India.
When Continents Collide: New Twist To 50 Million Year Old StoryFifty million years ago, India slammed into Eurasia, a collision that gave rise to the tallest landforms on the planet, the Himalaya Mountains and the Tibetan Plateau. Now, a University of Michigan researcher has an idea when the upheaval will end.
Indian Man With Altered Passport Arrested At AirportFederal authorities say they have accused an Indian man of altering his passport after he presented it with a Saudi Arabian visa torn out.
Wayne State Students Study Diseases In IndiaUnder a Wayne State University project, Chandramouli Mandalaparty, 19, a student in WSU's economics department and resident of Novi, and Amardeep Dhaliwal, 20, student in WSU's biology department and resident of Seattle, provided the village of Doddamuddavadi, India with an ambulance service and hosted a medical camp there to research the factors contributing to diabetes and high blood pressure.