Business Services

Researcher uses microscope and pipette to view zebrafish embryosThe University’s Unit for Laboratory Animal Medicine (ULAM), part of the U-M Medical School Office of Research, offers a variety of specialized business and research support services to meet the ever-evolving needs of the U-M research community.

The ULAM Administration & Finance Office is available to assist investigators and support staff with questions and concerns pertaining to the many business aspects associated with managing an animal care and use project, including:

ULAM also offers a variety of fee-for-service research support services to investigators with limited personnel, equipment, and/or space resources. Current service offerings include:

For information about animal acquisition, ordering, and barcoding, visit the Animal Ordering & Acquisition page.


If you have additional questions about any of these services, or are looking for a specific service not listed here, please contact ULAM at or (734) 764-0277 and your question will be routed to the appropriate contact.