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Penn Dental Team Uses Nanoparticles to Break Up Plaque and Prevent Cavities »

Jul 27, 2016 Dr. Michel Koo's lab has used nanoparticles to activate hydrogen peroxide, producing free radicals that were able to degrade the biofilm matrix and kill the bacteria within.

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Penn Dental-Led Team Develops Plant-based Polio Booster Vaccine »

Jul 22, 2016 Dr. Henry Daniell's lab has developed an oral polio vaccine booster by manipulating plants to express a protein found in the polio virus.

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Penn Dental Medicine Appoints New Members to its Board of Overseers »

Jul 21, 2016 Dr. Anne Koch (D’77, GD’93) and Dr. Anne Klamar have been appointed to the Penn Dental Medicine Board of Overseers.

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As Penn Dental Medicine's Evans Building marked the 100th anniversary of its dedication in 2015, work began on a major transformation of this historic structure.
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University of Pennsylvania
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