Research Projects

Are you interested in working with us? Join one of our exciting research projects!
CTOR is supporting and mobilizing research in nine key areas of orthodontics and bone biology research: Molecular orthodontics, Mechanotransduction, Accelerated Tooth Movement, Accelerated Orthopedics and Cortical Drifting, Craniofacial growth and development, Tissue engineering, Osteoporosis of the Jaws, Regulation of skeletogenesis, and Gene Therapy for correction of craniofacial syndromes and malformations.

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Please download CTOR publications below. If you have any question or suggestion about our projects feel free to contact us.

CTOR Award in Translational Dental Research

The application of basic science findings to clinical practice has been the main engine of advances in Medicine. To promote the same effort in Dentistry, the Consortium for Translational Orthodontic Research is partnering with the AADR New York Section proposes a CTOR AWARD for the top 3 Dental students and 3 Post-Graduate students that attempt to advance patient care in Clinical Dentistry utilizing current scientific principles.

Inventions & Patents

In the truly translational spirit of our center, two of our patents were licensed by Propel Inc. and Alveologic Inc.

Global Collaborators

CTOR developed a large network of international academic collaborators conducting animal research and clinical trials in areas of interest for CTOR. These collaborations are helping orthodontists around the world change the way they practice our specialty.

Industrial R & D

CTOR works with innovative companies and organizations to conduct research projects, share the latest scientific developments and discoveries, and help them launch products in the commercial world. CTOR offers Corporate Memberships in the field of Orthodontics and Craniofacial Biology to the interested companies and industries.