Center of Biomedical Research Excellence (COBRE) for Skeletal Health and Repair


Administration Core

molecular image by Nick Fawzi
Molecular Image
Photo credit: Nick Fawzi

Director: Qian Chen, PhD
Associate director: J.J. Trey Crisco, PhD

The administrative core is responsible for the planning, development, coordination and overall administration of the COBRE.

Learn more about the Administration Core.

Bioengineering Core

Director: Braden Fleming, PhD
Associate director: J.J. Trey Crisco, PhD

The bioengineering core provides the bioengineering expertise and resources to all past and future investigators comprising the COBRE.

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Imaging and Molecular Biology and Nanomedicine Core

Director:  Lei Wei, PhD 
Associate director: Qian Chen, PhD

The imaging and molecular biology core facility provides instruments and expertise for translational research using cutting edge technology, such as biomimetic nanomaterial in collaboration with the Brown School of Engineering and Illumina sequencing in the Center for Genomics and Proteomics.

Learn more about the Imaging and Molecular Biology  and Nanomedicine Core.