Laboratory for Comparative Orthopaedic Research


The Laboratory for Comparative Orthopaedic Research (LCOR) is a multidisciplinary research laboratory dedicated to applied basic science research of the musculoskeletal system of humans and animals. LCOR focuses its research on sports-related injuries such as the repair and reconstruction of ligamentous and meniscal injuries of the knee. The Laboratory has investigated and developed several techniques of tissue repair and transplantation that are currently in clinical use in both animals and humans.


G-387 Veterinary Medical Center, 736 Wilson Road, East Lansing, MI, 48824.


Medical researchers and practitioners.


MSU’s College of Veterinary Medicine.

For more information:

  • Biomaterial Testing Facility: (517) 432-3995 Cellular and Molecular Biology Laboratory: (517) 432-3816 Histomorphometry/Biochemistry Facility: (517) 353-8929 Tissue Culture/Animal Alternative Unit: (517) 353-8929

    • (517) 353-8964

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