Dr. Michaela Kneissel Novartis Institute for BioMedical Research, USA

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Michaela Kneissel is Global Head of the Musculoskeletal Disease Area (MSD) at the Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research. MSD pursues discovery of therapies for musculoskeletal diseases and injuries. Michaela Kneissel received her doctoral degree from the University of Vienna, Austria. She performed part of her Ph.D. work at the Hard... read moreTissue Research Unit, University College London, UK and was postdoctoral fellow at the Radiobiology Division, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, USA before joining Novartis in 1996 where she has held positions of increasing responsibility. In recent years some of her research interest was focused on the bone formation inhibitor sclerostin and osteocyte biology. Michaela Kneissel currently serves on the board of directors of the International Society for Bone Morphometry and on the editorial boards of Calcified Tissue International and BONE.