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Dr. D.Y. Patil Dental College & Hospital

Inauguration of Regenerative Medicine Laboratory

Friday, March 30, 2018 |Dr. D.Y. Patil Dental College and Hospital |Cultural Activities

Dr. D.Y. Patil  Dental College and Hospital, Pimpri, Pune under the auspices of Dr. D.Y.Patil Vidyapeeth, Pune, is one of the First dental institution to start , state of art, unique laboratory in Dental Pulp mesenchymal cells in India. The” Regenerative Medicine Laboratory for Cell Based Therapy” is a facility where adult and deciduous human dental pulp will be isolated, grown and differentiated to various other cell types. This Laboratory has been constructed following DBT & ICMR guidelines.

Primarily this laboratory will concentrate on isolation, characterization and differentiation of stem cell derived from dental tissues such Wisdom tooth, milk teeth, gingiva etc. The characterization and differentiation of human dental pulp stem cells and its clinical application in bone, cartilage regeneration and  in Oral Cancer has been our goal for future applications in medicine and Dentistry. The basic research carried out therein will have a translational value in years to come for the benefit of common man.

This “Regenerative Medicine Laboratory” was inaugurated on Friday, 30th March, 2018 at the hands of Padma Vibhushan, “Innovation Guru of India’, Dr. R.A.Mashelkar, FRS.  The function was presided over by Dr P.D. Patil, Chancellor, DPU and graced by Mrs. Bhagyashree Patil,  Dr. Somnath Patil, & Dr. P.N.Razdan, Vice Chancellor, DPU. This venture was possible because of support from Dr. Smita Jadhav, Trustee & Director.