2021 Student Research Competition Projects

Feb. 22, 2021

 

EFFECTIVENESS OF ELECTROCATALYTIC CERAMIC PROBES IN DESTROYING ORAL BACTERIA WHILE PRESERVING DENTAL PULP CELL VITALITY
Patrina Allen, John Colombo

CAPE EFFECTS ON HPV-MEDIATED GROWTH AND PROLIFERATION OF ORAL CANCERS
Jacob Boyd, Paras Gupta, Connor Lemmon, Karl Kingsley, Elena Farfel

ADHERENCE TO RECOMMENDED NUTRITION GUIDELINES BY UNLV DENTAL STUDENTS
Christoffer Devantier, Braden Harris, Camille Frayna, Karl Kingsley, Joshua Polanski

ASSESSMENT OF INFRAZYGOMATIC CREST BONE DEPTH FOR IDEAL MINISCREW PLACEMENT
Kevin Dreesen, Tanner Gamble, Kyle Tuttle, Brian Chrzan

ASSESSMENT OF ORAL HUMAN PAPILLOMAVIRUS IN PEDIATRIC AND ADULT PATIENTS WITHIN A MULTI-ETHNIC PEDIATRIC CLINIC POPULATION
Taylor Florence, Trexton Davis, Melissa Solomon Kornhaber, Karl Kingsley

COMPARATIVE EXPRESSION OF EXOSOME-DERIVED DENTAL PULP STEM CELL (DPSC) MICRORNA
Adelle Fuller, Brandon Richards, Matthew Hunsaker, Karl Kingsley, Katherine Howard

EFFECTIVENESS OF ELECTROCATALYTIC CERAMIC PROBE GENERATED FREE OXIDE RADICALS IN ARRESTING THE GROWTH OF A BREAST CANCER CELL LINE
Sarah Galladah, John Colombo

EFFECT OF VAPING AND E-CIGARETTES ON DENTAL PULP STEM CELLS (DSPC)
Robert Gherman, Ogechi Amadi, John Colombo

RETROSPECTIVE ANALYSIS OF WHITE SPOT LESIONS AMONG ORTHODONTIC PATIENTS
Andrew Hawks, Brakkon Garrett, Tanya Al-Talib, Neamat Abubakr Hassan

HPV-MEDIATED GROWTH AND PROLIFERATION OF NORMAL BREAST TISSUE
Marie Louisa Heske, Ingrid Segui, Karl Kingsley

BMI TREND OF THE PEDIATRIC POPULATION OF SOUTHERN NEVADA
Mac Jackson, Keaton Sacry, Tengfei Su, Karl Kingsley

THERMOCYCLING EFFECT ON THE MARGINAL INTEGRITY OF CAD/CAM FABRICATED CROWNS
Diana Lopez, Cecile Bialoglovski-Cordova, Neamat Abubakr Hassan

SURFACE PROFILE OF BIOACTIVE RESTORATIVE MATERIAL AFTER THERMOCYCLING
Diana Luc, Neamat Abubakr Hassan

CAPACITY OF ORAL COMMENSAL BACTERIA TO REGULATE EXPRESSION OF CD180, FCR, AND IL-32
Ben Moser, Dong-Kyu Kim, Devyn Esquibel, Shelley Williams, Jeffrey Ebersole

SCARDOVIA WIGGSIAE AND SELENOMONAS NOXIA ORAL PREVALENCE AMONG DENTAL PATIENTS
Beanca Samiano, Matthew Marrujo, Melissa Trumbo, Namgu Kim, Karl Kingsley, Katherine Howard

STATURE ESTIMATION THROUGH THE USE OF CRANIOMETRICS
Hannah Swift, Jairo Barrera, Joshua Polanski

EFFECT OF CRYOPRESERVATION ON VIABILITY OF DENTAL PULP STEM CELLS (DPSC)
Austin Taylor, Brennan Truman, Karl Kingsley

DIFFERENTIAL EXPRESSION OF EXOSOME MICRORNA ISOLATED FROM ORAL CANCER CELLS AND THEIR RESISTANCE TO CISPLATIN THERAPY
Carl Yu, Samuel Hutchings, Brady Petersen, Karl Kingsley, Katherine Howard

REGULATION OF NRF2 AND IRAK3 (IRAK-M PROTEIN) BY ORAL COMMENSAL BACTERIA TO CONTROL EPITHELIAL CELL INFLAMMATORY RESPONSES
Jordyn Zirlin, Mateusz Stempniak, Shelley Williams, Jeffrey Ebersole