URMC / Labs / Whasil Lee Lab / News News 20202019 Dr. Kotelsky joins Lee LabSunday, October 20, 2019Welcome, Dr. Alexander Kotelsky, to the Lee Lab! Dr, Kotelsky joined the lab after finishing his PhD training under the direction of Mark Buckley, Associate Professor of the UR Department of Biomedical Engineering. Michael Lee presents at BMES Annual MeetingTuesday, October 15, 2019Michael Lee presented his summer research at BMES Annual meeting at Philadelphia, PA! His project is titled, "Effects of Inflammation on Piezo1-mediated Ca2+ Signaling of Chondrocytes In Situ.”Michael Lee presents summer research at CMSR Annual meetingThursday, September 26, 2019Congratulations to Michael Lee who presented his summer research at the 2019 University of Rochester Center for Musculoskeletal Research Symposium. Professor Lee receives CMSR pilot grantMonday, July 15, 2019Professor Whasil Lee has received Center for Musculoskeletal Research (CMSR) pilot funding for her project with Dr. Sandeep Mannava (Orthopaedics) titled, "Targeting mechanosensitive ion channels for anterior cruciate ligament (ACL)-injury associated Osteoarthritis: Evaluation in a mouse model." The goal of this project is to measure the outcome of the intra-articular injection of Piezo inhibitors using OA mouse model.