Research Labs and Centers

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DeRouen Center for Global Oral Health
The Center for Global Oral Health (CGOH) at the UW School of Dentistry is designed to promote collaborations in dental research and education, including faculty and student exchanges, with partners around the world.

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UW Oral Microbiome Lab – McLean Lab
The lab is primarily developing innovative methodologies, tools and new genomic based approaches to study microbial interactions within oral microbial biofilm communities. Genomics, Transcriptomics and Microbiome sequencing services with bioinformatics support are available for internal and external collaborators.

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UW Clinical Periodontal Lab
The research focus of the lab is on the epidemiology, etiology and treatment of periodontal and peri-implantitis diseases.


Regional Dental Research Center
The RCDRC provides facilities and resources for clinical research relevant to pathogenesis, diagnosis, early detection, prevention, control, and treatment of oral diseases, disorders, and/or dysfunctions.