Implementation of a program for increasing dental health awareness in teen is very important as their high sugar drink and frequent snacking is really harmful for teeth.
For example, younger generations are much less likely to be edentulous than our current older generations. How will the oral health of baby boomers change as they... more »
The mechanisms determining how the oral mucosa functions as an immune barrier tissue to control infection is poorly understood. While advances have been made in this subject in other mucosal sites (such as the GI tract and lung), there is a comparative paucity of information or tools available to probe these issues in the oral cavity.
Compare tissue samples from gingival tissues pre- menopause and post- menopause to be able to detect tissue chanege due to estrogene
Need research to determine/confirm/warn of connection/link to oral Mucous Membrane Pemphigoid diagnosis in people with existing autoimmune conditions following application of home whitening trays in unsterile environment
Investigate the role of advanced glycation end products in bone metabolism in type 2 diabetic patients. To determine the responsible factors for delayed bone healing in diabetic patients.
Develop alternative methods of imaging craniofacial structures that is equivalent to computed tomography.