Skeletal Biology and Biomechanics Core

The primary mission of the Skeletal Biology and Biomechanics Core is to facilitate the understanding of basic skeletal biology, the discovery of disease mechanisms, and the development of novel diagnostics and therapies for musculoskeletal disease by providing resources and expertise in different areas of skeletal biology.

Specific goals of this core include:

SBB Contacts

For more information about the Core and its leadership, please contact:
 
Tamara Alliston, PhD
Director, Skeletal Biology & Biomechanics Core
tamara.alliston@ucsf.edu

For uCT and histology service submissions and technical questions, please contact:
Nick Szeto
Manager, Skeletal Biology Core
Nicholas.Szeto@ucsf.edu

For molecular biology, cell culture, biomechanics, and OMBRE (see below) service submissions and technical questions, please contact:
Cristal Yee
Associate Specialist
cristal.yee@ucsf.edu