AC09 – Oral Sciences (OSRG)

Objectives and lines of research

Objectives

Oral Sciences Research Group is a specialized multidisciplinary research group that applies omics and artificial intelligence technologies in the field of Dental Sciences.

Lines of research

  • Dentistry in patients with special needs
  • Peri-implantitis
  • Relationship between oral infections and systemic diseases
  • Tissue regeneration in periodontics

 

Research team
Leader
Martín Biedma, Benjamín

 

Research staff (established or associate)
Balsa Castro, Carlos
Carreira Nouche, María José
Suárez Quintanilla, David
Tomás Carmona, Inmaculada

 

Postdoctoral researcher
Castelo Baz, Pablo

 

Predoctoral researcher
Blanco Pintos, Triana
Regueira Iglesias, Alba
Vila Blanco, Nicolás

 

 

Projects
Publications
  • Regueira Iglesias A, Vázquez-González L, Balsa-Castro C, Blanco-Pintos T, Martín-Biedma B, Arce VM, Carreira MJ, Tomás I. In-silico detection of oral prokaryotic species with highly similar 16S rRNA sequence segments using different primer pairs. J Front Cell Infect Microbiol (accepted, in press)
  • Miguéns-Vila R, Martín-Biedma B, De-Deus G, Belladonna FG, Peña-López A, Castelo-Baz P. Micro-computed tomography evaluation of dentinal micro-cracks after preparation of curved root canals with ProTaper Gold, WaveOne Gold and ProTaper NEXT instruments. J Endod 2021; 47 (2): 309-314. doi: 10.1016/j.joen.2020.10.014.
  • Ruíz-Piñón M, Gancedo-Gancedo T, Seoane-Prado R, Pérez-Estévez A, Blanco-Méndez J, Luzardo-Álvarez AM, Castelo-Baz P, Lorenzo-Pouso AI, Álvarez-Novoa P, Martín-Biedma B. In vitro development of a new sponge-based delivery system for intracanal antimicrobial administration in endodontic treatment. J Clin Med 2021, Jun 21;10(12):2725. doi: 10.3390/jcm10122725
  • Vila-Blanco N, Carreira MJ, Varas-Quintana P, Balsa-Castro C, Tomás I. Deep neural networks for chronological age estimation from OPG images. IEEE Trans Med Imaging 2020 Jan 31. doi: 10.1109/TMI.2020.2968765
  • Arias-Bujanda N, Regueira-Iglesias A, Blanco-Pintos T, Alonso-Sampedro M, Relvas M, González-Peteiro MM, Balsa-Castro C, Tomás I. Diagnostic accuracy of IL1β in saliva: The development of predictive models for estimating the probability of the occurrence of periodontitis in non-smokers and smokers. J Clin Periodontol 2020 Jun;47(6):702-714. doi: 10.1111/jcpe.13285
  • Vila-Blanco N, Freire V, Balsa-Castro C, Tomás I, Carreira MJ. DenTiUS Plaque, a web-based application for the quantification of bacterial plaque: development and usability study. J Med Internet Res 2020 Sep 3;22(9):e18570. doi: 10.2196/18570
  • Arias- Bujanda N, Regueira-Iglesias A, Balsa-Castro C, Nibali L, Donos N, Tomás I. Accuracy of single molecular biomarkers in saliva for the diagnosis of periodontitis: a systematic review and meta-analysis. J Clin Periodontol 2020; 47(1): 2-18. doi: 10.1111/jcpe.13202
  • Arias-Bujanda N, Regueira -Iglesias A, Balsa-Castro C, Nibali L, Donos N, Tomás I. Accuracy of single molecular biomarkers in gingival crevicular fluid for the diagnosis of periodontitis: A systematic review and meta-analysis. J Clin Periodontol 2019; 46(12): 1166-1182. doi: 10.1111/jcpe.13188