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Last updated: Feb 28th, 2018

  • Daibang Nie,PhD will present posters
    "Scx+ Tendon Stem Cells are Involved in Initial Healing of Injured Tendons",
    "Metformin Reduces Tendon Cell Inflammation Through Blocking HMGB1 Release",
    "Moderate Treadmill Running Accelerates Tendon Wound Healing by Promoting Stem Cell Migration, Proliferation, and Differentiation", at 2018 ORS annual meeting March 2018

  • Biao Chen, MD will give a talk on "Stem Cells Isolated from Sheath and Core of Rabbit Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Exhibit Differential Properties - Implication for Promoting ACL Healing" at ISL&T-XVII, Hangzhou, China April, 2018.

  • Jianying Zhang, PhD will give a speech on "A Novel KGN-Releasing Polymer for Regeneration of Wounded Tendon-Bone Junction"at ISL&T-XVII, Hangzhou, China April, 2018.

  • Warm welcome to Feng Li, PhD to join MBL as a research assistant professor on December 1st, 2017

  • Congratulations to Huiyan Wu on her PhD graduation 8.2017

  • Congratulations to Guangyi Zhao on his PhD graduation 8.2017

  • James H-C. Wang, PhD gave a speech on "Advance and barriers in evaluating the efficacy of PRP treatment for tendinopathy." at 2017 COA Meeting, Zhuhai, Nov. 15, 2017.

  • James H-C. Wang, PhD gave a talk on "Tendon stem cells, tendinopathy, and tendon repair." at SIAT, Chinese Academy of Science, Shenzhen, Nov. 9, 2017.

  • James H-C. Wang, PhD gave a lecture on "Overview of PRP treatment for tendinopathy." at 4th Inter'l Symposium on Intra-Articular Treatment, Prague, Czech Republic, Oct. 6, 2017.

  • James H-C. Wang, PhD gave a speech on "The stem cell-based mechanism of tendinopathy." at 2017 ISAKOS Meeting, Shanghai, June 6, 2017.

  • James H-C. Wang, PhD gave a talk on "Tendinopathy, PRP treatment, and plantar fasciitis." at 2017 ACSM Meeting, Denver, June 1, 2017.

  • James H-C. Wang, PhD gave a lecture on "Exercise improves aging tendons by inducing cellular and molecular changes." at Pepper Center Seminar, Pittsburgh, April 10, 2017.

  • James H-C. Wang, PhD gave a talk on "The stem cell-based mechanism of tendinopathy and its treatment with PRP." at AAP 2017 Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, Feb. 10, 2017.

  • James H-C. Wang, PhD gave a speech on "Tendon stem cells, aging, and exercise" at Physical Therapy Lecture, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Jan. 30, 2017.

  • James H-C. Wang, PhD gave a talk on "Tissue engineering of tendon and ligament injuries - basic principles, advancements and challenges." at Ningbo Univ Biomed Engineering Meeting, Ningbo, Nov. 15, 2016.

  • James H-C. Wang, PhD gave a lecture on "HMGB1 induces tendon inflammation in response to mechanical overloading placed on the tendon." at The 8th International conference on osteoporosis and bone research, Chongqing, Oct. 19-22, 2016.

  • James H-C. Wang, PhD gave a speech on "Mechanobiology of tendon: loading, inflammation, and stem Cells." at ICORS Meeting, Xi'an, Sept. 23, 2016.

  • James H-C. Wang, PhD gave a talk on "The role of tendon stem cells in the development of degenerative tendinopathy." at Vail Sci Summit, Vail, Aug. 20, 2016.

  • James H-C. Wang, PhD gave a lecture on "The stem-cell based mechanism of tendinopathy." at 2016 Annual ACSM Meeting, Boston, June 01, 2016.

  • James H-C. Wang, PhD gave a speech on "HMGB1 mediates tendon inflammation induced by mechanical overloading." at 10th OTR Meeting, Shanghai, May 15, 2016.

  • James H-C. Wang, PhD gave a talk on "Is these any substance in the PRP treatment of tendinopathy?" at ISL&T-XV, Orlando, March 4, 2016.

  • James H-C. Wang, PhD gave a speech on "Is the PRP treatment of tendon injuries really valid?" at Chinese University of Hong Kong, November 25, 2015.

  • James H-C. Wang, PhD gave a lecture on "Tendon stem cells, tendinopathy, and tendon repair." at COA, Chongqing, November 19, 2015.

  • James H-C. Wang, PhD gave a seminar on "Is there any substance in PRP treatment for tendinopathy?" at Shanghai Jiaotong Univ 9th People's Hospital, Shanghai, November 16, 2015.

  • James H-C. Wang, PhD gave a speech on "What does PRP do to injured tendons?" at AAOS Biologic Treatments Symposium, Rosemont, Illinois, November 7, 2015.

  • James H-C. Wang, PhD was the President of International Chinese Musculoskeletal Research Society (ICMRS) from 2015-2017. ICMRS is a vibrant society consisting of more than 1700 members across 24 countries in musculoskeletal research and related fields [ICMRS]

  • Yiqin Zhou, MD gave a poster presentation on "Use of Kartogenin to Augment Tendon-Bone Tunnel Healing." at Summer Biomechanics, Bioengineering and Biotransport Conference, Snowbird, Utah, June 19, 2015.

  • Jianying Zhang, PhD gave a talk on "Excessive mechanical loading causes aberrant differentiation of tendon stem cells (TSCs) that leads to the development of degenerative tendinopathy." at Summer Biomechanics, Bioengineering and Biotransport Conference, Snowbird, Utah, June 17, 2015.

  • James H-C. Wang, PhD gave a presentation on "Mechanobiology of cell-matrix interactions." at Seminar in Beihai Hospital, Guangxi Medical Univ., April 16, 2015.

  • James H-C. Wang, PhD gave a speech at a Regenerative Medicine Forum on "Tendon stem cells, tendinopathy, and tendon repair." at Guangxi Medical University, Guangxi, April 15, 2015.

  • James H-C. Wang, PhD gave a talk on "TSC-based mechanism of tendinopathy and treatment with PRP." at International stem cell biology and bone conference, Chengdu, April 13, 2015.

  • James H-C. Wang, PhD presented on "Tendon stem cell mechanobiology." at 2015 ICMRS-ASBMR Meeting, Changsha, April 10, 2015.

  • James H-C. Wang, PhD gave a presentation on "Aberrant differentiation of tendon stem cells causes the development of degenerative tendinopathy." at ISL&T-XIV, Las Vegas, March 28, 2015.

  • Jianying Zhang, PhD presented a talk on "High CCN-1 levels in aging tendons promote tendon stem cell senescence and tendon degeneration" at the Orthopaedic Research Society 2015 Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, NV, March 28-31, 2015.

  • Jianying Zhang, PhD gave a presentation on "Mechanical over-loading induced non-tenocyte differentiation of TSCs is not reversible by rest" at the Orthopaedic Research Society 2015 Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, NV, March 28-31, 2015.

  • Jianying Zhang, PhD gave a presentation on "An irradiation-and-injection approach to study TSC differentiation in a mouse treadmill running model" at the Orthopaedic Research Society 2015 Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, NV, March 28-31, 2015

  • Jianying Zhang, PhD gave a talk on "The effect of ketorolac tromethamine on tendons - an in vitro and in vivo study." at Orthopaedic Research Society 2015 Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, NV, March 28, 2015.

  • James H-C. Wang, PhD talked about "The efficacy of PRP treatment for tendinopathy." at AOSSM Workshop, Colorado Springs, Co. Feb. 28, 2015.

  • James H-C. Wang, PhD presented a talk on "Aberrant differentiation of tendon stem cells causes degenerative tendinopathy." at The 7th International Conference on Osteoporosis and Bone Research, Xiamen, China, Oct. 16-19, 2014.

  • James H-C. Wang, PhD gave a talk on "Tendon stem/progenitor cell and its role in the development of degenerative tendinopathy." at The 3rd International Scientific Tendinopathy Symposium, Oxford University, UK, September 5, 2014.