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This grant will allow Amm to develop a new pre-clinical model for surgically removing ameloblastomas to reduce the chance of recurrence in patients.  

A year ago, Delrico Gibson could not use his hands. Now he can make art again and thanked the therapists who helped him recover with works of abstract symmetric string art made especially for them.
April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month, and understanding the signs and symptoms helped save one young mother’s life.
Without the transcription factor Sp7, two specialized types of cells that create dentin and enamel fail to mature.
A jaw reconstruction surgery completed in the School of Dentistry has impacted the life of a professor in UAB Theatre.

The Dr. Thomas W. Jones Endowed Professorship was created in the School of Dentistry.

Dentistry associate dean chosen to lead international dentistry group.
After his broken jaw joints sealed shut, Alix Guillaume's mouth was locked closed for two years. Surgery enabled him to eat, talk and smile again.

The National Institutes of Health awarded a Phase II grant to Yogesh K. Vohra, Ph.D., a professor and University Scholar in UAB’s College of Arts and Sciences, and Vista Engineering for their work on a temporomandibular joint prosthesis.