Soslowsky Laboratory

Christelle Darrieutort-Laffite, M.D., PH.D.

Post-doctoral Researcher
University of Pennsylvania


Nantes, France


M.D. (Rheumatologist), Ph.D.

Areas of Interest 

Tendinopathy, tendon calcifications, musculoskeletal ultrasound, US-guided injections


  1. Charret L, Bart G, Hoppe E, Dernis E, Cormier G, Boutoille D, Le Goff B, Darrieutort-Laffite C. Clinical characteristics and management of olecranon and prepatellar septic bursitis in a multicentre study. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2021 Oct 11
  2. Herman J, Le Goff B, De Lima J, Brion R, Chevalier C, Blanchard F, Darrieutort-Laffite C. Pro-inflammatory effects of human apatite crystals extracted from patients suffering from calcific tendinopathy. Arthritis Res Ther. 2021 Apr 29.
  3. Dumoulin N, Cormier G, Varin S, Coiffier G, Albert JD, Le Goff B, Darrieutort-Laffite C. Factors Associated With Clinical Improvement and the Disappearance of Calcifications After Ultrasound-Guided Percutaneous Lavage of Rotator Cuff Calcific Tendinopathy: A Post Hoc Analysis of a Randomized Controlled Trial. Am J Sports Med. 2021 Mar;
  4. Darrieutort-Laffite C, Soslowsky LJ, Le Goff B. Molecular and Structural Effects of Percutaneous Interventions in Chronic Achilles Tendinopathy. Int J Mol Sci. 2020 Sep 23;21(19):7000. 
  5. Darrieutort-Laffite C, Arnolfo P, Garraud T, Adrait A, Couté Y, Louarn G, Trichet V, Layrolle P, Le Goff B, Blanchard F. Rotator Cuff Tenocytes Differentiate into Hypertrophic Chondrocyte-Like Cells to Produce Calcium Deposits in an Alkaline Phosphatase-Dependent Manner. J Clin Med. 2019 Sep 26;8(10):1544.
  6. Darrieutort-Laffite C, Varin S, Coiffier G, Albert JD, Planche L, Maugars Y, Cormier G, Le Goff B. Are corticosteroid injections needed after needling and lavage of calcific tendinitis? Randomised, double-blind, non-inferiority trial. Ann Rheum Dis. 2019 Jun;78(6):837-843.

Conference Abstracts

  1. C Darrieutort-Laffite, A Fung, S Weiss, C Nuss, D Birk, L Soslowsky. The Injury Response Of Aged Tendons After Induced Knockdown Of Decorin And Biglycan During The Proliferative And Remodeling Phases Of Healing. Orthopaedic Research Society 2022 Annual Meeting, Tampa, Florida, February 2022, podium presentation.
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