The Mendias Lab is part of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Michigan Medical School.


Our research interests include:

  1. -Molecular mechanisms of skeletal muscle atrophy and fibrosis

  2. -Tendon mechanobiology, signal transduction and pathophysiology

  3. -Myoblast and tendon fibroblast cell biology

  4. -MicroRNA biology

  5. -Rotator cuff disease

  6. -ACL injuries

  7. -Femoroacetabular impingement (FAI)

  8. -Clinical sports medicine research