Tendonitis - A study to evaluate an injection to improve Achilles tendon pain Learn more about our research which aims to test whether injecting a patient's own blood into their painful tendon is an effective method of treatment. Tendonitis - Developing new surgical tools for improved tendon repair Learn about our research into new surgical tools for improved tendon repair, helping to treat tendonitis and sports injuries, at the University of Manchester. Tendonitis - Locating the cells responsible for tendon repair and guiding their regeneration Learn about our research into the location and characteristics of stem-progenitor cells, which are responsible for repairing and maintaining tendon tissue. Tendonitis - Understanding how damage is caused in tendon disease Learn about our research which aims to understand the role of the molecule HMGB1 in tendon damage - an essential part of finding effective treatments. Traumatic fracture - Developing an enhanced bone repair material to improve healing in musculoskeletal disorders Learn about our research aiming to develop an enhanced bone repair material to improve bone healing outcomes after injury or damage from a medical condition. Traumatic fracture - Developing an injectable medical device to heal ‘non-union’ bone fractures Learn about our research project aiming to develop a medical device consisting of nano-sized particles of hydroxyapatite and an injectable gel material.