The Department of Oral Biology has three main focus areas for research: Biomaterials/Bioengineering of Biological Tissues and Replacements; Mineralized Tissue Biology; and Translational and Clinical Research. Faculty across these areas regularly collaborate in innovative ways to make the best use of the talents of individuals in the department.

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  • Oral Biology Presentations (UMKC)

    The items in this collection are the scholarly output of the faculty, staff, and students of the Department of Oral Biology.
  • Oral Biology Videos (UMKC)

    The items in this collection are the scholarly output of the faculty, staff, and students of the Department of Oral Biology.

Recent Submissions

  • The osteocyte 

    Bonewald, Lynda F. (Henry Stewart Talks (Firm), 2015-01)
  • Class I Occlusal Preparation 

    Purk, John Henry, 1952-; Williams, Derek (2010-07-01)
    Video clip used in the Operative Laboratory to show students the process of creating an Occlusal Amalgam Preparation.