Our Mission Statement

The mission of the Ferguson laboratory is to study the biology and mechanics of intervertebral disc degeneration (IDD), develop biologic treatments to prevent and/or minimize IDD initiation and progression, educate and train the next generation of researchers and clinicians, and to foster a collaborative environment. Read More »

Cathedral of Learning

LB3P: Low Back Pain Research Study

Dr. Gwen Sowa and Dr. Nam Vo are lead investigators for an NIH funded study to investigate chronic low back pain. Learn more about the goals of the research, investigators who are involved, and how to participate.