Who We Are

Leeds Musculoskeletal Biomedical Research Unit (LMBRU) is led by [...]

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Facilities and Infrastructure

LMBRU is based at Chapel Allerton Hospital where the majority of [...]

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Research Themes

The LMBRU research in immune mediated inflammatory disease and osteoarthritis [...]

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Information for Patients

Here you can find links to organisations and information to give [...]

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Ongoing Studies

Typically the LMBRU will be involved in approximately 50 actively [...]

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Emerging Research

Emerging research includes muscle pathologies, cardiovascular comorbidity, [...]

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About the PPI Group

The LMBRU Patient and Public Involvement (PPI) group was established [...]

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Resources for Researchers

Support and Development MSc in Health Research Applied Health Cooperative Leeds [...]

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Recent News

 May 17, 2016

Prof Tony Redmond receives the 2016 Droitwich Lecturer award

Congratulations also to Professor Tony Redmond who has received the 2016 Droitwich from British Health Professionals in Rheumatology (BHPR), the national organisation representing all nurses and AHPs working in rheumatology. The Droitwich lecture is [...]

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 May 11, 2016

Is it legal to force women to wear high heels at work?

This articles reveals an issue around the dress code of women at work, in that many companies dictate that women should wear high heels. Professor Tony Redmond gives his expert opinion around the health implications of wearing heels at work: "From the [...]

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Recommended Publications

 June, 01 2016

The prognostic significance of the Hedgehog signaling pathway...

© 2016 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.Despite significant advances in the management of colorectal cancer (CRC) the identification of new prognostic biomarkers continues to be a challenge. Since its initial discovery, the role of the Hedgehog (Hh) [...]

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 February, 25 2016

A preliminary study using virtual touch imaging and quantification...

To evaluate ultrasound Virtual Touch Imaging and Quantification (VTIQ) as a method for determining absolute skin stiffness in patients with systemic sclerosis (SSc).Skin thickness, assessed by the modified Rodnan Skin Score (mRSS) and absolute skin stiffness, [...]

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Who’s who guide to the department and GCP – what you really need to know

6 July 2016 | Leeds Musculoskeletal Biomedical Research Unit

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