The Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC’s Center for Craniofacial Molecular Biology is a unique facility that unites world-class researchers in a variety of disciplines centered around structures of the craniofacial region. Since its inception in 1991, CCMB has been home to several major discoveries and has attracted top researchers from around the world.
March 24, 2015
The suture provides a niche for mesenchymal stem cells of craniofacial bones. Zhao H, Feng J, Ho T-V, Grimes W, Urata M, & Chai Y. (2015) Nature Cell Biology doi:10.1038/ncb3139
December 8, 2014
Bio-inspired hard-to-soft interface for implant integration to bone. Zhou Y, Snead ML, Tamerler C. (2014) Nanomedicine doi: 10.1016/j.nano.2014.10.003.
July 7, 2014
New article: Bent bone dysplasia syndrome reveals nucleolar activity for FGFR2 in ribosomal DNA transcription
Bent bone dysplasia syndrome reveals nucleolar activity for FGFR2 in ribosomal DNA transcription. Neben CL, Idoni B, Salva JE, Tuzon CT, Rice JC, Krakow D, Merrill AE. (2014) Hum Mol Genet. doi: 10.1093/hmg/ddu282