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Dr. Chi Tonglien Viet Awarded IASP Early Career Research Grant

New York, May 9, 2014 — Dr. Chi Tonglien Viet, an investigator and adjunct professor of oral and maxillofacial surgery at the New York University College of Dentistry, was awarded the International Association for the Study of Pain (IASP) Early Career Research Grant to support her study entitled Mechanisms of OPRM1 Regulation in Head and Neck Cancer Pain. Dr.... Continue...

 

NYU Researcher Dr. Stephen Ross Has Research Featured in The Atlantic

New York, April 24, 2014 — On April 22, 2014, The Atlantic published an article featuring the research of Dr. Stephen Ross, Director of the Division of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse at Bellevue Hospital, Clinical Director of the NYU Langone Center of Excellence on Addiction, and Director of the NYU Addiction Psychiatry Fellowship. Dr.... Continue...

 

NYU College of Dentistry and NYU Oral Cancer Center Investigators Share Collaborative NIH Clinical Trial Planning Grant Using Genomics to Tailor Treat

New York, October 7, 2013 — The New York University College of Dentistry today announced that Dr. Brian Schmidt, NYU Oral Cancer Director, and Dr. Donna Albertson, Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, have received a $150,000 collaborative research grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to further develop their work on biomarkers of oral cancer metastasis.... Continue...

 

NYU Oral Cancer Center Invited Speaker Dr. Nathaniel Jeske will present, "Arrestin Scaffolding in Nociceptor Neurobiology."

New York, September 27, 2013 — The NYU Oral Cancer Center, together with the NYU College of Dentistry and Bluestone Center for Clinical Research, welcomes Nathaniel Jeske, PhD, Assistant Professor, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Texas Health Science Center of Antonio. Dr. Jeske will discuss, Arrestin Scaffolding in Nociceptor Neurobiology today, at 2:00 pm.... Continue...

 

Dr. Brian L. Schmidt will discuss oral cancer screening at the Greater New York Dental Meeting on Wednesday, November 28, from 10am-4:30pm

New York, November 28, 2012 — Dr. Brian L. Schmidt, Director of the Bluestone Center for Clinical Research, will join an elite panel of dental educators for the Greater New York Dental Meetings Live Theater event this Wednesday, November 28, from 10am-4:30pm.Dr. Schmidts role will focus on an issue of paramount importance, oral cancer screening.... Continue...

 

Bluestone Scientists publish on the cover of The Journal of Neuroscience

New York, November 25, 2012 — An article by by Drs. David K. Lam and Brian L. Schmidt of the NYU College of Dentistrys Bluestone Center for Clinical Research made the cover of the October 10, 2012, issue of The Journal of Neuroscience. Dr. David Lam is a post-doctoral fellow at UCSF. Dr. Dongmin Dang, Jianan Zhang, and Dr. John C.... Continue...

 

Bluestone Visiting Scholar Appointed Professorship in Brazil

New York, August 20, 2012 — Bluestone Center for Clinical Research is pleased to announce the faculty appointment of Dr. Daniel Bernab to the Department of Pathology and Clinical Propedeutics at So Paulo State University (UNESP), Araatuba School of Dentistry in So Paulo, Brazil.Dr.... Continue...

 

C3 Jian Obtains FDA Acceptance of Investigational New Drug Application

new York, May 24, 2012 — C3 Jian, Inc., a private company focused on providing improved oral healthcare, announced today that its Investigational New Drug Application (IND) for its novel drug, C16G2, has been accepted by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). C3 Jian expects the Phase 1 clinical trial to start in July.... Continue...

 

Jonathan A. Ship: Profile in Courage

New York, May 6, 2008 — Dr. Jonathan A. Ship, a Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, Radiology Medicine at the NYU College of Dentistry, Director of NYUs Bluestone Center for Clinical Research, and the NYU PEARL Network Chair, passed away on April 18, 2008. He was 49 years old. Dr. Ship had fought a courageous battle against lung cancer for more than a year.... Continue...

 

Women: Orofacial pain may be related to multiple causes

New York, January 15, 2008 — Chronic pain in the facial muscles and jaw joint is a common disorder, and can significantly impair a persons ability to function. Eating, swallowing, communicating, working, socializing, and even sleeping can be affected by chronic orofacial pain.... Continue...

 

Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome (OSAS)

New York, December 15, 2007 — Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) is a common condition seen in middle-aged persons. As many as 40-50% of adults aged 60 years or older have some form of sleep related breathing disorder, most commonly snoring.... Continue...

 

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus New Drug Studies

New York, September 2, 2007 — Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) or Lupus as it is commonly referred to, is an autoimmune disease of unknown cause that affects many different organ systems and has a great variety of clinical manifestations. The disease disproportionately affects women of child-bearing years and minorities (eg, blacks, Hispanics and Asians).... Continue...

 

Acute Dental Pain Study Initiated

New York, June 2, 2007 — Millions of children, adolescents, and adults experience severe tooth pain each day due to broken teeth and cavities. There are many topical treatments for the relief of dental (tooth) pain, but none have been approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to establish their effectiveness.... Continue...

 

Polypharmacy-Induced Xerostomia Study Completed and Published

New York, February 12, 2007 — Polypharmacy is a common cause of salivary hypofunction, producing symptoms of dry mouth or xerostomia, especially among older populations. As the number of older people continues to increase, polypharmacy-induced salivary hypofunction is becoming an increasing problem.... Continue...