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Bo  Yu D.D.S., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
  • (310) 825-8026
CHS 43-091

UCLA School of Dentistry
10833 Le Conte Ave.
Box 951668
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1668

  • Full-Time Faculty
Academic Sections
  • Restorative Dentistry

Bo Yu, D.D.S., Ph.D. is an Assistant Professor in the Section of Restorative Dentistry, Division of Constitutive & Regenerative Sciences. 

Additional Information

Teaching Activities

  • RFE 101 Dental Waxing
  • RFE 202 Conservative Direct Restorations
  • RFE 105 Clinical Applications of Dental Morphology and Occlusion
  • CL402.02b Restorative Dental Clinic supervision and Treatment Planning
Educational & Professional Background
  • D.D.S., UCLA School of Dentistry, 2011
  • Ph.D. in Oral Biology, UCLA School of Dentistry, 2014
Research & Interests

Dr Yu’s research interests lie in bone biology and stem cell-mediated regeneration. Previous and ongoing work focus on: 1) the molecular interactions between inflammation and bone metabolism in systemic and craniofacial bone diseases such as osteoporosis and periodontitis; 2) epigenetic regulation of stem cell differentiation and cell fate determination. 

Professional Memberships
  • International Association of Dental Research
  • American Association of Dental Research
  • California Dental Association