In June, C-DOCTOR distributed a Request for Pre-proposals to universities and professional organizations worldwide, seeking to identify Interdisciplinary Translational Project (ITP) teams with promising tissue engineering/regenerative medicine technologies. We received 48 submissions from academic researchers and companies, of which 28
The National Institute of Dental & Craniofacial Research (NIDCR), National Institutes of Health announced Tuesday that the California-based Center for Dental, Oral & Craniofacial Tissue & Organ Regeneration (C-DOCTOR) will be awarded $12 million over the next three years through a
A new large animal study from the Chai Lab at USC has been accepted by Stem Cells & Development. This publication describes the regenerative potential of cranial sutures in calvarial bone injury in swine. Park S, Zhao H, Urata M, Chai Y. (2016) Sutures
Thank you to everyone from NorCal and SoCal who attended our latest planning meeting at UCSF’s Mission Bay complex. We are all very excited about the vision we all share for the mission and governance of the C-DOCTOR as we move
Our kickoff meeting will be held on Saturday, November 7, 2015 in the Wentworth Room at the Langham Huntington in Pasadena, CA.
Our vision is to assemble a comprehensive and dynamic team of clinicians, research scientists, biostatisticians, regulatory scientists, and pre-clinical/clinical trial experts to enable the development and clinical implementation of innovative approaches for dental, oral, and craniofacial tissue regeneration. Read more