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.
June 10, 2015
Register now for the 7th annual CCMB/Keck Symposium! This year’s theme is “Looking ahead: technologies driving translational research” and the hosts are Drs. Ruchi Bajpai, Amy Merrill, and Jian Xu. The symposium will be held on June 22 on the USC Health Sciences Campus. For more information or to register, see http://ccmbsymposium.usc.edu
May 18, 2015
New article: Bioactive nanofibers enable the identification of thrombospondin 2 as a key player in enamel regeneration
Bioactive nanofibers enable the identification of thrombospondin 2 as a key player in enamel regeneration. Huang Z, Newcomb CJ, Lei Y, Zhou Y, Bornstein P, Amendt BA, Stupp SI, & Snead ML. (2015) Biomaterials.
April 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