Created by:
John M. Mesa, MD

Updated by:
Ross F. Goldberg, MD



The Plastic Surgery Research Laboratory is located on the main campus of the Massachusetts General Hospital. The laboratory includes more than 1000 square feet of dedicated wet laboratory space. The laboratory conducts investigations into the following areas of interest:

1) Tissue engineering of cartilage;
2) mechanisms of neural injury and regeneration;
3) ischemia/reperfusion injury;
4) transplantation of vascularized limb tissues.