John Matyas, PhD


Joint injury and repair

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Research interests

Dr. Matyas’ research focuses on joint tissue pathobiology, and the causes and treatments of degenerative joint disease.  This includes comparative animal models of joint injury and repair, contribution of stem cells to skeletal healing, functional imaging of connective tissues (cartilage, bone, intervertebral disc) and stereology of connective tissues.  Dr. Matyas also has an interest in chronic joint pain.

Read more about Dr. Matyas' research here.