Institute:

Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland

Research Interest:

His research focuses on bone mechanobiology and osteoporosis and the development of novel scaffolds for tissue engineering. He has a specific interest in the application of stem cell biology and gene therapy to these scaffolds and the biomechanical factors which control stem cell differentiation.

Contact details:

Tel +353 1 402 2149;

Fax +353 1 402 2355

Email: fjobrien@rcsi.ie