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Penn Dental Medicine Study Sheds Light on Aging-Related Condition That Drives Inflammation

As humans age, hematopoietic stem cells—the immature precursor cells that give rise to all...

Penn Dental Medicine’s Geelsu Hwang Engineering a Next-Generation Dental Implant

Every year, roughly 3 million Americans receive implants to replace lost teeth. While this...

Penn Dental Medicine Study Finds a Combined Treatment that Could Take a Bite Out of Tooth Decay

While fluoride-based treatments have long been the gold standard in dentistry for preventing tooth...

Penn Dental Medicine Study Identifies New Bacterial Species Involved in Tooth Decay

Collaborating researchers from Penn Dental Medicine and the University of North Carolina (UNC) have discovered...

Penn Dental Medicine Launches Educational Video Series, Podcast on Statistical Concepts

The Penn Dental Medicine Center for Integrative Global Oral Health (CIGOH) has launched  “Statistics with Crayons,” a...

Cochrane Oral Health Collaborating Center Launched at Penn Dental Medicine

Penn Dental Medicine’s Center for Integrative Global Oral Health (CIGOH) has partnered with Cochrane Oral Health to...

Penn Dental Medicine Study Finds Cavity-Causing Microbes Form Superorganism that Crawls on Teeth

A Penn Dental Medicine study has found that a cross-kingdom partnership between bacteria and...

Penn Dental Medicine Study Shows How One Inflammatory Disorder Exacerbates Another

The immune system remembers. Often this memory, primed by past encounters with threats like...

Penn Dental Medicine Study Shows Gum with Plant Protein May Reduce SARS-CoV-2 Transmission

A chewing gum made with a plant-grown protein “traps” the SARS-CoV-2 virus, reducing viral...

Penn Dental Medicine Study Finds ‘Nanozyme’ Therapy Prevents Dental Plaque Buildup

A growing body of evidence points to a link between iron-deficiency anemia and severe...