Dental Medicine

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Professor Henry Daniell to Discuss ‘Green Vaccines’ at Penn Science Café
March 7, 2014
WHO:            Henry Daniell                      Professor of Biochemistry and Pathology
John Legend to Speak at Penn’s 258th Commencement
February 18, 2014
John Legend, a nine-time Grammy Award-winning soul artist, philanthropist and Penn alumnus will deliver the address at the University of Pennsylvania’s Commencement on Monday, May 19, Leslie Laird Kruhly, Vice President and University Secretary announced.
Penn Dental Medicine’s Tina Chou Learns There’s More to Dentistry Than Teeth
January 27, 2014
By Marjorie Ferrone With a craving to “see dentistry beyond the domestic boundaries,” Tina Chou, a second-year student at the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, seized the opportunity to advance dentistry in The Gambia in a unique internship opportunity this past summer.
Penn Study Treats Alzheimer’s by Delivering Protein Across Blood-Brain Barrier
December 6, 2013
The body is structured to ensure that any invading organisms have a tough time reaching the brain, an organ obviously critical to survival. Known as the blood-brain barrier, cells that line the brain and spinal cord are tightly packed, making it difficult for anything besides very small molecules to cross from the bloodstream into the central nervous system.
Penn Dental Medicine Team Identifies Molecule Critical to Healing Wounds
November 14, 2013
Skin provides a first line of defense against viruses, bacteria and parasites that might otherwise make people ill. When an injury breaks that barrier, a systematic chain of molecular signaling launches to close the wound and re-establish the skin’s layer of protection.
PennSmiles Has Local Children Grinning from Ear to Ear
October 10, 2013
Kids in West Philadelphia sure do have a reason to smile. For more than a decade, the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine has been providing oral health education, screenings and primary dental care to children at local schools and community agencies.
Delivering Drugs With Plants, Penn’s Henry Daniell Aims to Save Lives
September 3, 2013
An admonishment to eat your greens may take on a whole new meaning if Henry Daniell, who recently joined the faculty of the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, has anything to do with it.
Grand Opening Celebration Set for the Syngcuk Kim Endodontic Clinic at Penn Dental Medicine
February 28, 2013
WHO:             The University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine is celebrating the opening of the Syngcuk Kim Endodontic
Penn Vet’s Nicola Mason and Penn Medicine and Penn Nursing’s Yvonne Paterson Win One Health Award
February 21, 2013
PHILADELPHIA — Nicola Mason and Yvonne Paterson have been named this year’s recipients of the University of Pennsylvania