National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research


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National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research

 (NIDCR)
an institute of the national institutes of health; it provides leadership for a national research program designed to understand, treat, and ultimately prevent infectious and inherited craniofacial, oral, and dental diseases and disorders.

National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR)

an institute of the National Institutes of Health that provides leadership for a national research program designed to understand, treat, and ultimately prevent infectious and inherited craniofacial, oral, and dental diseases and disorders.
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Lipton, Division of Population and Health Promotion Sciences, National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, Building 45, Room 4AS-37J, Bethesda, MD 20892-6402 USA, 301-594-2618, fax: 301-480-8318, e-mail: James_Lipton@nih.
Ryba of the taste and smell unit of the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research in Bethesda, Md.
Bruce Baum, MD, chief of the gene therapy and therapeutics branch at the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research at the National Institutes of Health and colleagues used gene therapy delivered via an adenovirus vector to successfully restore salivary gland function in mice, and they believe the technique might also work in humans.
Because a common side effect of head and neck radiation is an increase in cavities, the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research recommends fluoride treatment for those patients.
This three-day event included a visit to the National Institutes of Health (NIH), where participants were greeted by Lawrence Tabak, DDS, PhD, head of the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR), who also gave an overview of and introduction to NIH.
Now, grantees of the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR), part of the National Institutes of Health, and their international colleagues intend to solve this problem with the launch of the first comprehensive database of the oral microbiome, or the approximately 600 distinct microorganisms currently known to live in the mouth.
Thanks to advances in dentistry and an increased emphasis on prevention, the rate of toothless-ness has dropped 60 percent among adults aged 55-64 since 1960, according to the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research.
Cisar, a microbiologist at the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research in Bethesda, Md.
Kleinman is the former chief of the Cell Biology Section at the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, one of the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda Maryland.
The five-year study, titled "Treatment outcomes of dental flossing in twins: molecular analysis of the interproximal microflora," was published in the Journal of Periodontology and funded by the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research.
This claim would require the collusion of organized dentistry, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Food and Drug Administration, the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, the U.
gov; Kenneth Gruber, Chronic Diseases Branch, National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, Natcher Building, Room 4AN-24, Bethesda, MD 20892-6402 USA, 301-594-4800, fax: 301-480-8318, e-mail: kenneth.
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