Center for Skeletal Research

Research Cores:

Imaging and Biomechanical Testing Services

Histology & Histomorphometry Services

Bone Cells Services

Cell Signaling Assay Services


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Publication Acknowledgement:

Please acknowledge the Center for Skeletal Research Core (NIH P30 AR066261) in any publications that result from the use of our core services.

News and Upcoming Events

2017-05-25 - Histology Core schedule: :

The Histology Core will be closed on Thursday, May 25, 2017  

Tissue Processing will be performed on Tuesday, May 23, 2017.   Embedding will be performed on Wednesday, May 24, 2017

2017-05-24 - Monday, June 12, 2017; 1PM-5PM:

3rd Annual Skeletal Research Symposium

Keynote Speakers: Sean Morrison, Ph.D., and Elizabeth J. Shane, M.D.

Registration and Abstract Submission NOW OPEN

2017-05-23 - Post doc positions available:

For more details, go to

Harvard School of Dental Medicine

Washington University of St. Louis

2017-05-05 - Career Opportunity - Science Writer :

For more details, go to Announcement

2017-05-04 - Tenure-Track Faculty Positions :

For more details, go to Training/Careers

2017-05-01 - Bone Workshop Lecture Series: June 9, 2017; 3:30pm - 5pm:

Presentations by

Katrin Henke, Ph.D. and Diana Carlone, Ph.D.

For more details, go to: Calendar or Announcement

2017-01-24 - CSR Monthly Newsletter:

2016-02-23 - Exciting news for Junior Investigators!!:

The Center for Skeletal Research (CSR) will provide core services at a reduced rate to Junior Faculty members awarded NIH grants such as K01, K08, R03, or R21 and who have not been the PI or co-PI on an R01 grant or equivalent. Core fees will be reduced to 50% that of other P30 users. To be considered for this fee reduction and to become a CSR member, go to Become a member