Dental & Craniofacial Research, National Institute of (NIDCR)
One of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in the U.S., the NIDCR is for dental and other craniofacial diseases. NIDCR’s mission is, in formal terms, to “provide leadership for a national research program designed to understand, treat, and ultimately prevent the infectious and inherited craniofacial-oral-dental diseases and disorders that compromise millions of human lives.” The NIDCR was formerly called more simply the National Institute of Dental Research.

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