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Translational Oral Biosciences

We aim to inform clinical research and improve patient management. We seek discovery of new information about biological processes related to oral diseases.

Research areas

Researchers in this group have expertise in biological sciences. They're dedicated to basic and pre-clinical research. They work within the first phase of the translational spectrum.

Lead: Dr Nick Jakubovics

We have a variety of research areas:

Extensive collaborative research

We're affiliated with the Faculty of Medical Sciences Research Institutes. We conduct extensive collaborative research with them.

We collaborate widely with researchers across Newcastle University, nationally and internationally.

We have several joint projects with industry. We work with small to medium enterprises and multi-national oral health care companies. You can read about these in the Partnerships section.