Meet the First Authors

A video series that feature interviews with first authors of original musculoskeletal research articles.

Brian A. Hain, PhD

Zoledronic Acid Improves Muscle Function in Healthy Mice Treated with Chemotherapy 

Bryant Roberts, PhD

The longitudinal effects of ovariectomy on the morphometric, densitometric and mechanical properties in the murine tibia: A comparison between two mouse strains

Nicole Hannemann, PhD

Transcription factor Fra-1 targets arginase-1 to enhance macrophage-mediated inflammation in arthritis

Julian Berger, MSc

 Mediation of the Acute Stress Response by the Skeleton 

Claudia Tulotta, PhD

Endogenous Production of IL1B by Breast Cancer Cells Drives Metastasis and Colonization of the Bone Microenvironment

Mor Grinstein, PhD

A distinct transition from cell growth to physiological homeostasis in the tendon

Dounia Hamodi, PhD

An anti-RANKL treatment reduces muscle inflammation and dysfunction and strengthens bone in dystrophic mice

Ei Ei Hsu Hlaing, MSc

Role of intracellular Ca2+–based mechanotransduction of human periodontal ligament fibroblasts

L. H. Xu, MSc

OCY454 Osteocytes as an in Vitro Cell Model for Bone Remodeling Under Mechanical Loading

Antony Sorial, MRCS

Effect of timing and duration of statin exposure on risk of hip or knee revision arthroplasty: a population-based cohort study

Ke Ke, PhD

Attenuation of NF‐κB in intestinal epithelial cells is sufficient to mitigate the bone loss comorbidity of experimental mouse colitis

Jonathan A Gustafson, PhD

Development and validation of a kinematically-driven discrete element
model of the patellofemoral joint

Martina Rauner, PhD & Ulrike Baschant, PhD

Transferrin receptor 2 controls bone mass and pathological bone formation via BMP and Wnt signalling