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or·al bi·ol·o·gy

that aspect of biology devoted to the study of biologic phenomena associated with the oral cavity in health and disease (for example, dental caries, mastication, periodontal disease).

or·al bi·ol·o·gy

(ōr'ăl bī-ol'ŏ-jē)
That aspect of biology devoted to the study of phenomena associated with the oral cavity in health and disease (e.g., dental caries, mastication, periodontal disease).

or·al bi·ol·o·gy

(ōr'ăl bī-ol'ŏ-jē)
Aspect of biology devoted to study of biologic phenomena associated with oral cavity in health and disease (e.g., dental caries, mastication, periodontal disease).
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Norton teaches oral biology at Creighton University.
She earned her bachelor's degree in dental hygiene from UW in 1976, and acquired a master's degree in oral biology from UW in 2011.
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Robert Genco, chair of the Oral Biology Department at The State University of New York at Buffalo, says the relationship between calcium and periodontal disease is likely due to calcium's role in building density in the alveolar bone that supports the teeth.
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Associate Professor, Department of Oral Biology at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey.
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I attended dental hygiene school at: Marquette University (distinguished alumna 1999) for my Bachelor of Science and went on to the University of Washington for my Master of Science in oral biology and certificate of clinical research
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Genco, DDS, PhD, chair of the Department of Oral Biology at the UB School of Dental Medicine.