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Dr. Jordan Cheng

Jordan Cheng, DMD, a graduate trainee in the Oral Biology Ph.D. program at the UCLA School of Dentistry, was recently awarded the National Cancer Institute’s Predoctoral to Postdoctoral Fellow Transition Award (F99/K00).

Aug 17, 2021
Drs. Jessica Webb and Lawrence Wolinsky

The UCLA School of Dentistry is proud to relaunch its tradition of recognizing distinguished alumni who have made sterling contributions in the advancement of dentistry, education, leadership, and publ

Jun 18, 2021
Head and neck cancer stem cells (red) expressing the CD276 gene (green) are found in high proportions at the periphery of tumor bodies; CD276 provides protection against cancer-fighting T cells to stem cells and interior tumor cells (blue).

Research on mouse models targets new ‘checkpoint’ that enables cancer stem cells to evade immune system

May 03, 2021