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Penn Dental Signs MOU with Hiroshima University »

Jan 27, 2015 The MOU signing ceremony was held at Penn Dental Medicine on January 26 between Penn Dental Medicine’s Dean Denis Kinane and Dean Motoyuki Sugai of Hiroshima University Faculty of Dentistry.


Penn Dental Medicine Team Shows Why Wound Healing Is Impaired in Diabetics »

Jan 26, 2015 The lab of Dr. Dana Graves, Dept. of Periodontics, has identified a critical molecule that helps explain the problem of wound healing in diabetics and pinpoints a therapy target.


In the News:Lettuce Pills May Help Treat Haemophilia »

Jan 26, 2015 The work of Dr. Henry Daniell's lab is featured in Scientific American, discussing pills made from bioengineered lettuce that could help prevent one of the most serious complications of haemophilia treatment.


Penn Dental’s Chair of Oral Medicine Chairs ADA Review on Prophylactic Antibiotics »

Jan 16, 2015 Dr. Tom Sollecito Chairs the ADA Council on Scientific Affairs, which recently released clinical practice guidelines on prophylactic antibiotics for prosthetic-joint patients.

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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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