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In the News: Growing Plants to Save Lives »

Apr 10, 2014 Penn Current talks with Dr. Henry Daniell, Professor, Depts. of Biochemistry and Pathology, on his plant-based platform for producing and delivering drugs.


Penn Dental Medicine-NIH Team Reverses Bone Loss in Immune Disorder »

Mar 26, 2014 A study by Dr. George Hajishengallis, Professor, Dept. of Microbiology, looked at leukocyte adhesion deficiency patients, who suffer from severe gum disease.


Penn Dental Medicine Study Suggests Cause of Severe Tooth Decay in Toddlers »

Mar 18, 2014 A study by Dr. Michel Koo, Professor, Dept of Orthodontics, suggests early childhood caries may result from an unhealthy partnership between a bacterium and fungus.

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