College of dentistry participates in the 2nd international medical conference

College of dentistry participates in the 2nd international medical conference


College of dentistry at University of Baghdad participated in the 2nd international medical conference held at the faculty of medicine, University of Karbala and lasted for two days through the contribution of Prof. Dr. Batool al-Ghurabi, a professor from the department of basic science wow delivered her research entitled “Polymorphism of HLA Class I (A and B) alleles in IRAQI patients with Chronic Petiodontitis” that shed light on the genetic factors and their role in pathogenicity of periodontal disease. The study found that there are some genes contribute to the development of this disease while other genes contribute in getting rid of it. It is worth mentioned that Assistant Prof. Dr. Aseel Haider al-Asadi from the department of child and preventive dentistry delivered a lecture on the causes of tooth uproot among children as well as the importance of deciduous teeth.