Latest Craniofacial Stories

hybrid cavefish skull
2014-04-05 06:21:02

A newly-identified genetic association with facial asymmetry in ancient cavefish could shed new light into mysteries surrounding conditions such as cleft palate or hemifacial microsomia in humans.

CT Scans Could Help Forensic Database To ID Unidentified Remains
2014-01-15 07:56:51

A study from North Carolina State University finds that data from CT scans can be incorporated into a growing forensic database to help determine the ancestry and sex of unidentified remains. The finding may also have clinical applications for craniofacial surgeons.

2013-03-09 23:01:03

Dr. Weinzweig is the Founder of JW Plastic Surgery, JW Hand Center and the Komedyplast Charity. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) March 09, 2013 Dr.

2012-04-26 09:29:02

Developmental biologists at Tufts University have identified a "self-correcting" mechanism by which developing organisms recognize and repair head and facial abnormalities.

2012-03-19 23:02:03

North Shore-LIJ Health System today announced the creation of the New York Head and Neck Institute (NYHNI), a part of its head and neck surgery service line, and the opening of the Center for

2011-07-18 07:30:00

BELGRADE, Mont., July 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Bacterin International Holdings, Inc.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.