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

 November 29, 2016

Celebrating the University’s ‘Women of Achievement 2016’

Professor Ruth Wilcox is Professor of Biomedical Engineering in the School of Mechanical Engineering. She joined the School’s academic staff as a lecturer in 2005, having been awarded a Royal Academy of Engineering Post-doctoral Fellowship in 2002. [...]

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 November 28, 2016

World-leading medical engineering shown to Minister


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Recommended Publications

 November, 01 2016

PEEK-OPTIMA<sup>™</sup> as an alternative to cobalt...

© 2016 Institution of Mechanical Engineers.PEEK-OPTIMA™ (Invibio Ltd, UK) has been considered as an alternative joint arthroplasty bearing material due to its favourable mechanical properties and the biocompatibility of its wear debris. In this study, [...]

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 October, 01 2016

Influence of contact pressure, cross-shear and counterface material...

© 2016 The Authors.Total joint replacement is a successful surgical intervention for the treatment of the degeneration of many joints, particularly the hip and knee. As the demand for joint replacement grows, and the life expectancy of the population [...]

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Our Next Event

Biologic Drugs – Afternoon Event

8 December 2016 | Leeds Musculoskeletal Biomedical Research Unit

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