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Shamsuddin SA, Ramli R, Razali M, Baharin B, Sulaiman S, Ng MH, et al. Guided Bone Regeneration Using Autologous Plasma, Bone Marrow Cells and beta-TCP/HA Granules for Experimental Alveolar Ridge Reconstruction in Macaca fascicularis. Journal of Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering. 2017;7(2):111-8.

Moghavvemi S, Ormond M, Musa G, Isa CRM, Thirumoorthi T, Bin Mustapha MZ, et al. Connecting with prospective medical tourists online: A cross-sectional analysis of private hospital websites promoting medical tourism in India, Malaysia and Thailand. Tourism Management. 2017;58:154-63.

Cheen OC, Gopinath SCB, Perumal V, Arshad MKM, Lakshmipriya T, Chen Y, et al. Aptamer-based impedimetric determination of the human blood clotting factor IX in serum using an interdigitated electrode modified with a ZnO nanolayer. Microchimica Acta. 2017;184(1):117-25.

Akram Z, Rahim ZHA, Taiyeb-Ali TB, Shandan MSA, Baharuddin NA, Vaithilingam RD, et al. Resistin as potential biomarker for chronic periodontitis: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Archives of Oral Biology. 2017;73:311-20.

More Publications
HOPX Functions as a Tumour Suppressor in Head and Neck Cancer.
Scientific Reports 6, Article number: 38758 (2016) doi:10.1038/srep38758

Researchers, Dr Yap Lee Fah, Prof Ian Paterson and their co-workers investigated the role of the homeodomain-only homeobox gene, HOPX, in the pathogenesis of Head and neck squamous cell carcinoma (HNSCC).Their results demonstrate that HOPX functions as a tumour suppressor in HNSCC and suggest a central role for HOPX in suppressing epithelial carcinogenesis.

Life at UM
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Cinque Terre
‘’..Studying dentistry at UM is my parents’ fervent hope.. and is my childhood dream..’’
 Loh Meii Yin  

Postgraduate Studies at UM

Master of Dental Science
Master of Community Oral Health
Master of Clinical Dentistry

(Various Specialties: Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery,  Oral Medicine & Oral Pathology,
Restorative Dentistry,  Prosthetics Dentistry, Periodontology, Child Dental Health, Orthodontics)

Doctor of Dental Public Health
Doctor of Philosophy

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The Royal College of Surgeons of England Examinations at UM
International Examination Centre

Examination Closing Date for Applications Exam Date Fees
MJDF Part 1 21 Aug 2017 03 Oct 2017 GBP522 | MYR750 (Local)
MJDF Part 2 25 June 2017 24-25 Aug 2017 GBP660 | MYR1000 (Local)
MOrth Part 1 24 Mac 2017 20 June 2017 GBP480 | MYR750 (Local)
MOrth Part 2 24 Mac 2017 28-30 Aug 2017 GBP1250 | MYR1000 (Local)
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Event Highlights

Notable Alumnus
This segment is dedicated in appreciation of our Alumnus who has made significant contribution to our fraternity

Mej. Gen. (R) Dato’ Dr. Hj Mohamad Termidzi bin Hj Junaidi
His contribution to the dental fraternity will always be remembered by many. He lead and transformed the big organization of Armed Forces Dental Services and subsequently established the new dental school at the International Islamic University Malaysia

“...for more than a quarter of century has remained as the nation's only dental faculty responsible in the training of dental surgeon for the country
...now is entrusted to train more and more of the country's dental specialists in various field of specialization and dental researchers ”

Prof. Dato' Dr. Zainal Ariff Bin Abdul Rahman
Dean, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Malaya

Research at UM
Research has become an integral part of the Faculty of Dentistry.

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