About the Authors

Liesbet Geris, Jos Vander Sloten, Hans Van Oosterwyck
Division of Biomechanics and Engineering Design, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium

Liesbet Geris, Hans Van Oosterwyck
Prometheus, Division of Skeletal Tissue Engineering, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium

Liesbet Geris
Biomechanics Research Unit, University of Liège, Liège, Belgium

Anita A. C. Reed
Nuffield Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

Anita A. C. Reed
Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

A. Hamish R. W. Simpson
Department of Trauma & Orthopaedics, Edinburgh University, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Corresponding Author

liesbet.geris@mech.kuleuven.be

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: LG AACR JVS AHRWS HVO. Performed the experiments: LG AACR. Analyzed the data: LG AACR JVS AHRWS HVO. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: LG AACR. Wrote the paper: LG AACR AHRWS HVO.