Professor Christine Le MaitreSheffield Hallam University

    Christine LeMaitre is an internationally renowned scientist with over 20.4 million in grant income and >85 publications to date. Her main focus is investigating the cellular pathogenesis of, and developing novel therapies for musculoskeletal conditions, in particularly intervertebral disc degeneration and its links to low back pain, osteoarthritis and bone physiology, working in close collaboration with relevant clinical partners. With a particular interest in the interaction of cells, biomechanics and matrix biology. Passionate about collaboration Christine works together with groups worldwide to build an improved understanding of musculoskeletal conditions and develop novel therapies.