Funding for this research was provided by:
U.S. Army Medical Research Acquisition Activity (BAA W81XWH-17-2-0009)
Received: 9 June 2020
Accepted: 19 November 2020
First Online: 6 January 2021
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Tissue samples were taken from injured patients undergoing an open reduction and internal fixation for an isolated distal radius fracture from a low-energy injury mechanism at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center. Tissue specimens used in this study were taken at the margin of devitalized and healthy appearing tissue that would otherwise be discarded as surgical waste. The Walter Reed National Military Medical Center Institutional Review Board approved this tissue procurement protocol and waived the need for consent.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.