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March 7, 2014

Research Aims to Improve Repair of Rotator Cuff Injuries

With a five-year, $3.1 million grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH), orthopedic researchers and engineers at Washington University in St. Louis are working to improve the outcome of surgical repairs by studying the natural attachment of tendon to bone. This understanding could lead to the engineering of new tissues to enhance cuff repair. Read the full story at news.wustl.edu.

Health Terms: 
Injury