UF faculty surpassed $1 billion in research spending for the first time in 2022, developing treatments for diseases, new agricultural products, engineering solutions and countless other advancements.
TMDs are the most-common cause of chronic pain in the orofacial region.
Katrak's research explores the role of catalase in synergism between Candida albicans and Streptococcus mutans.
Wallet has been appointed chair of the Department of Oral Biology and named as the Louis and Marge Atkins Endowed Professor.
Florida dental students swept four awards this year at the annual meeting in Atlanta, Georgia, at the end of March.
After a two-year hiatus from an in-person research day, the College of Dentistry’s Spring Synergy event returned in successful fashion in 2022.
The research team also is studying its ability to detect specific proteins that could be used to diagnose other illnesses, including cancer, a heart attack and immune health.
Toth was recognized as an early-stage investigator whose early accomplishments distinguish him as a possible future leader in the cancer center.
Gordan received the Hollenback Memorial Prize for contributing substantially to the advancement of restorative dentistry through her research career.
Kahn is an associate professor in oral biology where his primary focus is research.