Renowned basic and clinical scientists from UCLA’s Schools of Dentistry, Medicine and Engineering work together to bridge the gap between biomedicine and biotechnology. World leaders in the field of maxillofacial prosthetics, scientists from the Weintraub Center for Reconstructive Biotechnology conduct diverse interdisciplinary projects ranging from genome analysis, genetic engineering and stem cell research to develop biomaterials for improved implant and computerized scaffolding.

UCLA School of Dentistry faculty members who contribute to this "center of excellence" include: