Forsyth now offers orthodontic services

The Forsyth Institute is pleased to offer a full range of orthodontic services through our in-house dental clinic, the Forsyth Faculty Associates, located in the Kendall Square neighborhood of Cambridge, Massachusetts. Dr. Tingxi Wu, director of orthodontic and craniofacial development research at Forsyth, is now accepting patients through Forsyth Faculty Associates. In additional to orthodontic […]

Periodontal disease increases risk of major cardiovascular events

People with periodontitis are at higher risk of experiencing major cardiovascular events, according to new research from Forsyth Institute and Harvard University scientists and colleagues. In a longitudinal study published recently in the Journal of Periodontology, Dr. Thomas Van Dyke, Senior Member of Staff at Forsyth, Dr. Ahmed Tawakol of Massachusetts General Hospital, and their […] (Feb 21, 2021)

To understand periodontal disease, researchers examine the surprising behavior of T cells

In diseases characterized by bone loss—such as periodontitis, rheumatoid arthritis, and osteoporosis—there is a lot that scientists still don’t understand. What is the role of the immune response in the process? What happens to the regulatory mechanisms that protect bone? In a paper published recently in Scientific Reports, researchers from the Forsyth Institute and the […] (Jan 11, 2021)

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Events

Workshop: Comprehensive seminar in micro-implants supported mid facial skeletal expander (MSE)

June 24, 2021 | 8:30 am - 6:30 pm | Forsyth Institute

Join us for a workshop with Dr. Won Moon, DDS, MS, Former Thomas R. Bales Endowed Chair in Orthodontics at UCLA and Founder of the Moon Principles International Research Institute. Dr. Moon presents a comprehensive seminar in micro-implants supported mid facial skeletal expander (MSE) with retrospective overview, the latest developments, and prospective advanced applications. Lecture […]