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Theodore Blaine

Associate Professor of Orthopaedics

Department: Orthopaedics

Phone: +1 401 457 2156


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Research Summary

Molecular and cellular biology of inflammation in the shoulder. Pathologies include rotator cuff tendonitis, bursitis, arthritis, and shoulder instability. Projects include cell culture studies and animal models of injury.

Past or Present Projects Available:

1) SDF-1 alpha expression and inhibition in human subacromial bursitis.
2) Animal models of rotator cuff disease.
3) Animal model of shoulder dislocation and instability.