Lifespan Orthopedics Institute
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Research and Clinical Trials at the Lifespan Orthopedics Institute

Qian Chen, PhD

A Breakthrough in Brain Treatments

Qian Chen, PhD and his team have created a miniscule, tube-like vehicle that packs a powerful delivery system to specifically target a disease-causing gene. The new technology holds potential for the future development of treatments for cancer and dementia patients.

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Braden Fleming, PhD

Avoiding a Side Effect of ACL Injuries

Braden Fleming, PhD is part of a team researching ways to maintain joint lubrication and prevent cartilage damage after an anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury. The team is trying to prevent osteoarthritis, which frequently affects those with ACL injuries.

Read about Dr. Fleming's research