Dentistry

Dentistry, also known as dental medicine and oral medicine, is a branch of medicine that consists of the study, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of diseases, disorders, and conditions of the oral cavity.
Dental Crown / Tooth Cap

A dental crown, also sometimes referred to as a “cap,” is a type of dental restoration that fits over the remains of a tooth to restore the appearance of the natural tooth or to protect it from further damage.

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NIH-funded study to test emergency treatment for devastating stroke in Memphis

NIH-funded study to test emergency treatment for devastating stroke in Memphis

RUDN University dentists identify reason for early deterioration of dental implants

RUDN University dentists identify reason for early deterioration of dental implants

UTHSC and Regeneron partner to advance precision medicine

UTHSC and Regeneron partner to advance precision medicine

Existing UV light technology has potential to be effective against Covid-19

Existing UV light technology has potential to be effective against Covid-19

New technology to diagnose fatal disease in preemies granted FDA's Breakthrough Device Designation

New technology to diagnose fatal disease in preemies granted FDA's Breakthrough Device Designation

Dopamine-release mechanisms in the brain may play a major role in SARS-CoV-2 infection

Dopamine-release mechanisms in the brain may play a major role in SARS-CoV-2 infection

TMDU and Fujitsu complete cancer gene network analysis in less than a day

TMDU and Fujitsu complete cancer gene network analysis in less than a day

Postdoctoral fellow at LSU Health New Orleans becomes first NIH Outstanding Scholar

Postdoctoral fellow at LSU Health New Orleans becomes first NIH Outstanding Scholar

Review: One in five COVID-19 patients may only show gastrointestinal symptoms

Review: One in five COVID-19 patients may only show gastrointestinal symptoms

COVID-19-related myocarditis may be a relatively rare occurrence, indicates study

COVID-19-related myocarditis may be a relatively rare occurrence, indicates study

New mouth spray could help treat patients with rare genetic skin condition

New mouth spray could help treat patients with rare genetic skin condition

Grant programs will provide $2.2 million to support biomedical research on healthy aging

Grant programs will provide $2.2 million to support biomedical research on healthy aging

Study findings could lead to a rapid, cost-effective screening tool for COVID-19

Study findings could lead to a rapid, cost-effective screening tool for COVID-19

Study documents verbal or reputational aggression toward dentists in the United States

Study documents verbal or reputational aggression toward dentists in the United States

Experts develop a novel intervention in the home kitchen to tackle obesity

Experts develop a novel intervention in the home kitchen to tackle obesity

Scientists discover mechanism linking gum disease to inflammatory conditions

Scientists discover mechanism linking gum disease to inflammatory conditions

Anti-inflammatory therapy helps slow progression of multiple sclerosis in a preclinical model

Anti-inflammatory therapy helps slow progression of multiple sclerosis in a preclinical model

Researchers map the first draft sequence of human proteome

Researchers map the first draft sequence of human proteome

UCLA professor named to the National Academy of Medicine

UCLA professor named to the National Academy of Medicine

Scientists lay out a novel rationale for COVID-19 drug design

Scientists lay out a novel rationale for COVID-19 drug design