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Muscle/Bone Crosstalk

Bone and muscle are not only functional, biomechanical organs, but also endocrine organs regulating many physiological processes. The Muscle-Bone Crosstalk team investigates the mutual interactions among bone, muscle, and distant tissues in development, normal physiology and disease.

Faculty Investigators

Alexander G. Robling, PhD

Professor of Anatomy, Cell Biology & Physiology

Jesus Delgado-Calle, PhD

Assistant Research Professor of Medicine

Keith G. Avin, PhD

Adjunct Assistant Research Professor of Medicine

Khalid S. Mohammad, MD, PhD

Senior Research Professor of Medicine

Lilian I. Plotkin, PhD

Associate Professor of Anatomy, Cell Biology & Physiology

Michael Sturek, MS, PhD

Professor of Anatomy, Cell Biology & Physiology

Neal X. Chen, MD, PhD

Associate Research Professor of Medicine

Robyn K. Fuchs, PhD

Associate Professor, School of Health & Rehabilitation Sciences

Stephen B. Trippel, MD

Professor Emeritus of Orthopaedic Surgery

Stuart J. Warden, PhD

Adjunct Professor of Anatomy, Cell Biology & Physiology

Tarah J. Ballinger, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine

Teresa A. Zimmers, PhD

H.H. Gregg Professor of Cancer Research

Theresa A. Guise, MD

Jerry W. and Peggy S. Throgmartin Professor of Oncology

Thomas M. O'Connell, PhD

Associate Professor of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery

Uma Sankar, PhD

Associate Professor of Anatomy, Cell Biology & Physiology