Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

McKay Orthopaedic Research Laboratory

Dodge Laboratory

Gregory Meloni

Gregory Meloni

Research Engineer
University of Pennsylvania

Hometown: Gladwyne, PA

Education: B.S. Biological Engineering, 2011, Cornell University
M.Eng. Mechanical Engineering, 2012, Cornell University

Areas of Special Interest: Greg joined the group in January 2013 and is interested in improving the mechanical properties of engineered tissues. Outside of the lab he enjoys skiing, hockey, and baseball.


Kim Iris L., Pfeifer Christian G., Fisher Matthew B., Saxena Vishal, Meloni Gregory R., Kwon Mi Y., Kim Minwook, Steinberg David R., Mauck Robert L., and Burdick Jason A. Fibrous Scaffolds with Varied Fiber Chemistry and Growth Factor Delivery Promote Repair in a Porcine Cartilage Defect Model. Tissue Engineering Part A. November 2015, 21(21-22): 2680-2690. doi:1089/ten.tea.2015.0150

Fisher, Matthew B. et al. "Cartilage Repair and Subchondral Bone Remodeling in Response to Focal Lesions in a Mini-Pig Model: Implications for Tissue Engineering." Tissue Engineering. Part A 21.3-4 (2015): 850-860. PMC. Web. 9 Mar. 2016.

Krotscheck, U., Kalafut, S., Meloni, G., Thompson, M. S., Todhunter, R. J., Mohammed, H. O. and van der Meulen, M. C.H. (2014), Effect of Ulnar Ostectomy on Intra-Articular Pressure Mapping and Contact Mechanics of the Congruent and Incongruent Canine Elbow Ex Vivo. Veterinary Surgery, 43:339-346. doi:10.1111/j.1532-950X.2014.12137.x

Mohanraj, B., Hou, C., Meloni, G. R., Cosgrove, B. D., Dodge, G. R., & Mauck, R. L. (2014). A High Throughput Mechanical Screening Device for Cartilage Tissue Engineering. Journal of Biomechanics, 47(9), 2130-2136.