Graduate Student in Bioengineering
University of Pennsylvania
V.M.D. Candidate, University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine
B.S., University of Delaware, 2018
Areas of Special Interest:
developmental biology, extracellular matrix, stem cell biology, translational therapies, musculoskeletal injury and healing
In my spare time:
running, hiking, and spending time with my beagle, Boh!
Lemmon, E. A., Locke, R. C., Szostek, A. K., Ganji, E., & Killian, M. L. (2018). Partial-width injuries of the rat rotator cuff heal with fibrosis. Connective Tissue Research, 59 (5), 437-446. doi:10.1080/03008207.2018.1485666 [doi]
Locke, R. C., Peloquin, J. M., Lemmon, E. A., Szostek, A., Elliott, D. M., & Killian, M. L. (2017). Strain distribution of intact rat rotator cuff tendon-to-bone attachments and attachments with defects. Journal of Biomechanical Engineering, 139 (11), 10.1115/1.4038111. doi:10.1115/1.4038111 [doi]
R.C. Locke, E.A. Lemmon, E. Dudzinsk, S.C. Kopa, H.R. Newman, E. Ganji, M.L. Killian. "Mitochondria Function and Histomechanical Outcomes after Exposure to Near-Infrared Light during Tendon Maturation and Adult Healing,” Transactions of the Orthopaedic Research Society, 2019 Annual Meeting, Austin, TX.
E.A. Lemmon, R.C. Locke, A. Szostek, M.L. Killian."Partial-Width Injury of the Tendon-Bone Attachment Leads to Spontaneous Healing and Diminished Structural Quality in the Rat Rotator Cuff,” Transactions of the Orthopaedic Research Society, 2018 Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA.
R.C. Locke, J.M. Peloquin, E.A. Lemmon, A. Szostek, D.M. Elliott, M.L. Killian. "Tissue-Scale Strain of Rat Rotator Cuff Tendon-Bone Attachments: Intact and with a Defect,"Transactions of the Orthopaedic Research Society, 2018 Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA.
R.C. Locke, J.M. Peloquin, E.A. Lemmon, A. Szostek, D.M. Elliott, M.L. Killian. "Localized Strain And Biomechanics Of The Disrupted Tendon Bone Attachment,” BMES 2018, Phoenix, AZ.
E.A. Lemmon, R.C. Locke, A. Stoszek, M.L. Killian. "Biomechanical Strength and Stiffness Are Impaired Following Acute Partial-Width, Full-Thickness Tendon-Bone Injury in a Rat Rotator Cuff Defect Model,” Transactions of the Orthopaedic Research Society, 2017 Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA.