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Diabetes Causes Shift in Oral Microbiome that Fosters Periodontitis, Penn Dental Study Finds »

Jul 12, 2017 A study from the lab of Dr. Dana Graves shows that diabetes-induced changes in the oral microbiome drive inflammatory changes that enhance bone loss in periodontitis.


DScD Candidate Kang Ko Awarded NIDCR Research Career Development Award »

Jul 10, 2017 Dr. Ko, a resident in the combined periodontics and DScD program, has been awarded a Mentored Clinical Scientist Research Career Development Award (K08) from the NIDCR.


In the News: Penn Current Spotlights New Advanced Prosthodontics Program »

Jul 06, 2017 Dr. Eva Anadioti talks with Penn Current on the specialty of prosthodontics and the new program that is welcoming its first class of residents this month.


Penn Dental Medicine Presents Penn Periodontal Conference 2017 »

Jul 06, 2017 Bringing together more than 200 attendees, the Conference speakers represented 28 universities within the United States, Europe, Asia, and South America.

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Penn Dental Medicine Journal

The Penn Dental Medicine Journal is published twice a year for the alumni and friends of Penn Dental Medicine, featuring stories on the School’s programs and activities and news on faculty, students, staff, and alumni.

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