COVID-19 UPDATES • 10/22/2021
This department was the first Oral Biology program in a U.S. dental school, the first to offer a Ph.D. in Oral Biology, and continues to be a leader in oral health research and funding.
Upon acceptance into the department you will have the opportunity to work with faculty and contribute towards nationally publicized research.
Click to find out more about the current research that is being done in the UB Department of Oral Biology.
The global race to develop new stem cell-based COVID-19 treatments during the pandemic was filled with violations of government regulations, inflated medical claims and distorted public communication, say the authors of a new perspective.
The research found that patients who used drugs prescribed to treat heartburn, acid reflux and ulcers were more likely to have smaller probing depths in the gums (the gap between teeth and gums).