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Tag Archives: College of Dental Medicine

Green tea formula naturally increases saliva in dry mouth patients

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 AUGUSTA, Ga. – An over-the-counter lozenge containing green tea antioxidants could significantly enhance oral health and quality of life for millions of patients suffering from dry mouth, researchers at Georgia ... Read More »

Researchers look for culprit behind oral health problems in HIV-positive patients

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Researchers want to help HIV-positive patients live better by understanding why their essentially dormant infection is still wreaking havoc in their mouth. Even with meticulous dental hygiene, tooth decay and ... Read More »

Oral radiology faculty develop iPhone, iPad app

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Augusta, Ga. – Dental students sometimes struggle to make sense of panoramic radiographs, a common x-ray used by dentists to survey the complex anatomy of the mouth. Now there’s an ... Read More »

GRU names Lefebvre Dean of College of Dental Medicine

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AUGUSTA, Ga. – Dr. Carol A. Lefebvre, Interim Dean of the Georgia Regents University College of Dental Medicine, has been named Dean. Lefebvre, a faculty member for 25 years and Interim ... Read More »

GRU ranking for NIH funding increases

AUGUSTA, Ga. – Among 139 U.S. medical schools, the Medical College of Georgia at Georgia Regents University has moved into the top half in federal funding received for research. MCG ... Read More »

GRU researcher develops moisturizing lozenges for dry mouth

AUGUSTA, Ga. – A researcher at Georgia Regents University has developed moisturizing lozenges for dry mouth. Dr. Stephen Hsu, Professor of Oral Biology in the GRU College of Dental Medicine, ... Read More »

GRU researcher’s business grows with new MighTeaFlow products for dry mouth

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Augusta, Ga. – A trio of over-the-counter products with natural ingredients to combat dry mouth are the latest consumer products developed by Camellix, LLC, a start-up biotechnology and drug development ... Read More »

Wikesjö receives 2013 Isaih Lew Memorial Research Award

AUGUSTA, Ga. – Dr. Ulf Wikesjö, Professor of Periodontics and Interim Chair of Oral Biology at the Georgia Regents University College of Dental Medicine, is the recipient of the American ... Read More »

GRU faculty selected for ELAM Fellowship

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AUGUSTA, Ga. – Two Georgia Regents University faculty members, Dr. Martha  S. Tingen  and Dr. Jennifer Hill, have been selected to participate in the Hedwig van Ameringen Executive Leadership in ... Read More »

Dentists for Della named best new student organization

AUGUSTA, Ga. – Dentists for Della, a student-operated service organization in the College of Dental Medicine at Georgia Regents University, has received the Horizon Award for being the university’s best ... Read More »