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Class of 2006 ranked 5th on NB Part II Exam

Published: August 25th, 2006

The University of Florida College of Dentistry Class of 2006 performance on the Part II of the National Board Dental Examinations ranked 5th of the 55 dental schools who participated […]

UFCD Ranked No. 3 Producer of Hispanic Dentists

Published: August 25th, 2006

Dental Diversity The University of Florida College of Dentistry has been ranked the No. 3 producer of Hispanic dentistry first professionals out of 56 dental institutions in the nation by […]

Grant received to study ethnic differences in pain

Published: July 14th, 2006

Barbara Hastie, Ph.D., a research assistant professor of community dentistry and behavioral science, received a five-year, $805,194 National Institutes of Health grant to study ethnic differences and genetic factors in […]

Facial Pain Center Director Tapped as FDA Dental Educator

Published: July 14th, 2006

Henry A. Gremillion, D.D.S., an associate professor of orthodontics and director of the Parker E. Mahan Facial Pain Center, received the Florida Dental Associations Annual Dental Educator Award. Gremillion was […]

Oral Biology Faculty Honored with IADR Distinguished Scientist Awards

Published: July 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 […]

Oral Cancer Prevention Campaign Hits the Streets

Oral Cancer Prevention Campaign Hits the Streets

Published: July 5th, 2006

Members of the “Oral Cancer: It Spreads Faster Than You Think” campaign team, an innovative health education effort launched June 1 in Jacksonville, Fla., know a bus wrap is worth […]

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

Published: December 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: December 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 […]

UF researchers test drug that could cut orthodontic treatment time in half

UF researchers test drug that could cut orthodontic treatment time in half

Published: July 5th, 2005

GAINESVILLE , Fla. — In the first study of its kind, UniversityofFlorida researchers are testing the power of a natural human hormone to biochemically move teeth faster and less painfully […]

General dentistry residents have high implant success rate

Published: June 6th, 2005

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.– First-year general dentistry residents at the UF College of Dentistry Jacksonville Clinic have the right stuff when it comes to successfully placing tooth implants. In fact, their success […]