Societies Related to Connective Tissue

Adhesion Society
American Society of Biomechanics
American Society for Bone and Mineral Research 
American Society for Matrix Biology
British Microcirculation Society
Bone Research Society
Chinese Society of Matrix Biology
Connective Tissue Oncology Society
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Bindegewebsforschung
European Calcified Tissue Society
French Connective Tissue Society
Hellenic Research Club for Connective Tissue and Matrix Biology
International Society for Matrix Biolog y (ISMB)
International Bone and Mineral Society
International Proteolysis Society
International Society of Differentiation
Italian Society for Connective Tissue
Japanese Matrix Club
Matrix Biology Society of Australia and New Zealand
Society for Glycobiology
Swiss Society for Matrix Biology
Wound Healing Society


International Journal of Experimental Pathology
Matrix Biology

Other Professional Societies

Biochemical Society
British Orthopaedic Research Society (BORS) 
British Society for Rheumatology (BSR)
European Orthopaedic Research Society (EORS)
Osteoarthritis Research Society International (OARSI) 
Orthopaedic Research Society (ORS)
The Physiological Society

Funding bodies

Arthritis Research UK
Action Medical Research
Wellcome Trust
Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC)
Medical Research Council (MRC)
British Heart Foundation (BHF)

Other Useful Links

Society of Biology
London Matrix Group
Arthritis Research UK Biomechanics and Bioengineering Centre, Cardiff
Wellcome Trust Centre for Cell-Matrix Research, Manchester
UK Resource Centre for Women in Science, Engineering & Technology
Rheumatoid Arthritis Support Network