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Stefan Ruhl  PhD, DDS

Department of Oral Biology

Professor, DDS, PhD

Specialty/Research Focus

Operative Dentistry; Oral Biology; Pediatric Dentistry; Periodontics

Faculty Research Profile



 

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Research Expertise:

  • Glycobiology of microbial adhesion
  • Bacterial adhesion to biomaterials
  • Salivary proteomics

Grants and Sponsored Research:

  • August 2015-July 2017
    Mining the oral Microbiome for novel glycan-binding molecules
    NIDCR
    Role: Principal Investigator
  • April 2014-April 2015
    The functional & biomedical implications of the unusual genetic variation in the salivary MUC7 protein
    UB-IMPACT
    Role: Co-Principal Investigator
  • July 2013-July 2015
    Supplement to: Microbial recognition of sialic acid diversity in the salivary proteome
    NIH/NIDCR
    Role: Principal Investigator
  • July 2011-June 2012
    Saliva Spectral Analysis for New Fertility Diagnosis
    NYSTAR / UB-CAT
    Role: Principal Investigator
  • July 2010-June 2015
    Microbial recognition of sialic acid diversity in the salivary proteome
    NIH
    Role: Principal Investigator

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  • July 2007-July 2009
    Charged dendrimers as an antibacterial coating for biomaterial surfaces
    German Research Foundation (DFG)
    Role: Co-Principal Investigator
  • February 2006-July 2007
    Identification of receptors in human saliva for the adhesins of Actinomyces viscosus T14V
    German Society for Dental and Cranio-mandibular Science (DGZMK)
    Role: Principal Investigator
  • January 2002-December 2005
    Interactions of Helicobacter pylori with salivary glycoproteins
    German Research Foundation (DFG)
    Role: Principal Investigator
  • January 1999-December 2000
    Salivary proteins and glycoproteins in children with nursing bottle caries
    German Research Foundation (DFG)
    Role: Principal Investigator
  • June 1998-June 1998
    Travel grant
    German Society for Dental and Cranio-mandibular Society (DGZMK)
    Role: Principal Investigator
  • January 1997-December 1997
    ReForM-A
    University of Regensburg
    Role: Principal Investigator
  • March 1996-March 1996
    Travel grant
    German Research Foundation (DFG)
    Role: Principal Investigator
  • July 1988-June 1990
    Immunologic, microbiologic aspects of the caries process / periodontal diseases
    German Research Foundation (DFG)
    Role: Principal Investigator
  • July 1985-April 1986
    Characterization of human dendritic cells and their functions
    State of Niedersachsen
    Role: Principal Investigator

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