stem cell

Noriaki Ono research on skeletal stem cells featured in journal ‘Nature’

November 6, 2018

Ann Arbor, Mich., Nov. 6, 2018 -– Noriaki Ono, assistant professor in the Department of Orthodontics and Pediatric Dentistry, has new research about skeletal stem cells that is being published in the journal Nature. The study, “Resting zone of the growth plate harbors a unique class of skeletal stem cells,” is important because it will help explain …

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Using Wisdom Tooth Stem Cells to Regenerate Dental Tissues?

February 28, 2013

Ann Arbor, MI — February 28, 2013 — Imagine going to a dental office to have a wisdom tooth extracted.  After the tooth is removed, the dentist then sends the tooth to a laboratory where the stem cells inside the dental pulp of the tooth are collected and stored for possible use later.  Instead of …

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A First! 3 in a Row for U-M Orthodontics

January 14, 2013

Resident Wins Milo Hellman Award Ann Arbor, MI — January 14, 2013 — It’s a first!  For the third consecutive year, a resident in the University of Michigan School of Dentistry’s Graduate Orthodontics Program has won the prestigious Milo Hellman Research Award from the American Association of Orthodontists.   This year’s winner, Dr. Aaron Havens, a third-year …

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