Dental Medicine

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Penn-Rochester Study Identifies a Novel Way to Deliver Drugs to Control Dental Plaque
April 6, 2015
Therapeutic agents intended to reduce dental plaque and prevent tooth decay are often removed by saliva and the act of swallowing before they can take effect. But a team of researchers has developed a way to keep the drugs from being washed away.
Penn Dental Medicine Teams Up With PCCY to Provide Free Dental Care to Children
March 30, 2015
WHO:             Students and Faculty from University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine                         Public Citizens for Children and Youth 
Penn Dental Medicine to Host 7th Annual Oral Cancer Walk and 5K
March 25, 2015
WHO:             Penn Dental Medicine                       University of Pennsylvania
Penn Dental Medicine’s Lizeng Gao Wins 2015 IADR Innovation in Oral Care Award
March 16, 2015
Lizeng Gao, a postdoctoral researcher in the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, has won a 2015 International Association for Dental Research Innovation in Oral Ca
Penn Dental Medicine Team Shows Why Wound Healing Is Impaired in Diabetics
January 26, 2015
One of the most troubling complications of diabetes is its effect on wound healing. Roughly 15 percent of diabetics will suffer from a non-healing wound in their lifetime. In some cases, these open ulcers on the skin lead to amputations.
A Baby Tooth Guided Penn Dental Medicine’s Songtao Shi to Stem Cell Insights
January 14, 2015
One of the keys to Songtao Shi’s productive career in research came from a seemingly humble item: his daughter’s first baby tooth.
Penn Dental Medicine Welcomes Its First Thouron Scholar
December 1, 2014
By Madeleine Stone  @themadstone
Competition Leads Five Penn Students to Successful Social Entrepreneurship
November 21, 2014
A year ago, what started as a “crazy idea” among five University of Pennsylvania students in the off-campus apartment of senior Josh Tycko has turned into a budding social entrepreneurial business that is changing lives – theirs and those of thousands of children in India.
Penn’s Celebration of Innovation Features Silfen Forum With Amy Gutmann and Walter Isaacson
October 27, 2014
University of Pennsylvania President Amy Gutmann and David L. Cohen, chair of Penn’s Board of Trustees, invite Penn students, faculty, staff, alumni, trustees and friends, as well as the region’s business and tech community, to a series of events from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. on Friday, Oct.
Penn-University of Florida Team Treats Pulmonary Hypertension Through the Leaves of Plants
October 13, 2014
Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania and the University of Florida have identified a drug that can be used to treat pulmonary hypertension, a disease for which few therapy options exist.