Comprehensive literature review found that oral health was a major concern in long term care facilities for residents. This program was designed to address the continued needs for research in the field of oral health. Read More
Full-time, part-time or per diem certified nurse’s aides responsible for oral care delivery at Heritage Village Rehab in Gerry, New York or Lakeside Beikirch Care Center in Brockport, New York
English speaking and writing
The purpose of this study is to investigate how bacteria, bacterial products or cytokines (host inflammatory molecules) are able to impair normal gingival tissue cell functions and how these changes occur during periodontal disease (gum disease). Read More
Subjects with periodontal disease
We are looking for healthy adults age 21+ for a research study. The purpose of this study is to learn more about how bacteria in the mouth work. We hope that with this understanding, new treatments can be designed to prevent disease. Read More
In general good health.
Pregnant women may not participate.