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McArthur named new associate dean of faculty affairs

Published: Jun 28th, 2007

William P. McArthur, Ph.D., a professor of oral biology and director of the Periodontal Disease Research Center, is appointed dentistry’s associate dean for faculty affairs, effective June 29. This new […]

Burne Honored with Faculty Achievement Award

Published: Apr 15th, 2007

Robert A. Burne, Ph.D., a professor and chair of oral biology, was one of 52 UF faculty honored with the 2007 Faculty Achievement Recognition Award. Burne received his award during […]

Lamont Editor of Microbiology Textbook

Published: Dec 15th, 2006

Richard Lamont, Ph.D., a professor of oral biology, is the editor of a new microbiology textbook, Oral Microbiology and Immunology, printed by ASM Press. The book is one of the […]

UFCD awarded $3.5 million oral biology training grant

Published: Sep 26th, 2006

The University of Florida College of Dentistry has received a five-year, $3.5 million grant from the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research to continue the colleges research training program […]

Oral Biology Faculty Honored with IADR Distinguished Scientist Awards

Published: Jul 14th, 2006

Richard Lamont, Ph.D., and Ann Progulske-Fox, Ph.D., both professors of oral biology, were honored with Distinguished Scientist awards by the International Association for Dental Research during the associations 84th General […]

Tooth decay-causing bacteria can live without molecules once considered essential

Published: Dec 15th, 2005

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Leave it to the bacteria that cause tooth decay to be able to live without something all cells were thought to require. Scientists have long believed a […]

Tiny cellular structure plays big role in mammalian gene regulation

Tiny cellular structure plays big role in mammalian gene regulation

Published: Dec 5th, 2005

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – University of Florida researchers have discovered a new ingredient in our cellular soup, tiny structures that may lay the groundwork for how new cells form and then […]