dental hygiene program directed out of the Office of Allied Health Programs is the only dental hygiene program housed within a dental college in the state of New York.
The researcher conducted the study at NYUCD Admissions Clinic 1A, following Institutional Review Board approval.
The poor access to care variable was created based on patient's answers of dental or no visit at time of visit at NYUCD ("NYU today") as well as in the last year or last 5 years.
Questions addressed were: bleeding gums, mobile teeth and periodontal disease as reason for dental visit in the past 5 years or time of visit at NYUCD. If any of the answers to the above questions indicated signs and or a history of periodontal disease (i.e.
Collaboration among viruses is a new method of HIV replication, a New York University College of Dentistry (NYUCD) AIDS research team has discovered.
"Cooperation between different viruses is yet another one of the many tricks that HIV uses to survive, and [it] raises the possibility that there are more active viruses in the body than was previously thought," said David Levy, PhD, an assistant professor of Basic Science and Craniofacial Biology at NYUCD, who led the study.