NIDCR


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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.
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According to the NIDCR (1990), almost one-third of all cancer patients undergoing radiation, chemotherapy treatment, and/or bone marrow transplants are at risk for oral complications that may compromise or even cause cessation of treatment.
The National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR) is part of the National Institutes of Health.
This brochure is part of Oral Health, Cancer Care, and You: Fitting the Pieces Together, an awareness campaign sponsored by the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR) through its National Oral Health Information Clearinghouse (NOHIC).
The new name, National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR), more accurately reflects the broad research base supported by the Institute.
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23 October 2014 - US company Antigen Discovery Inc reported Wednesday that it had received a National Institutes of Health (NIH) Phase I Small Business Innovation Research award (SBIR) from the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR) for the development of a pan-HIV protein microarray chip which will contain every protein in all of the HIV-1 and HIV-2 subtypes and help the development of safe and effective vaccines and therapies to prevent HIV infection.
He is currently working with his colleagues at the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR), which is one of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), to outline the requisite safety and efficacy parameters.