The department of Oral Biology places a strong emphasis on research as a contribution of the advancement of oral biology. The eight major current research areas including:


1. Fluoride & Remineralization

2. Biochemistry of Oral Microbes

3. Saliva

4. Oral Cancer

5. Periodontal Disease

6. Oral & Maxillofacial Pain

7. Biology of Bone

8. Dental Stem cells


In addition, our department has the research collaboration within Faculty of Dentistry, the other faculties in Mahidol University and also, international universities in United Kingdom, United States of America and Japan. The department of Oral Biology is the only one that has faculty staff entrusted in The Royal Golden Jubilee (RGJ) Ph.D. Project from the Thailand Research Fund. Moreover, many staffs also have received the new researcher scholar, research scholar and advanced research scholar from TRF too.

Our publications have cited widely in textbook and international research journal. This proves the international accepted quality of our research.




• CRN Project in Dentistry, Office of the Higher Education Commission by Prof.Dr.Noppakun Vongsavan and Prof. Bruce Matthews, University of Bristol, United Kingdom. In the research title “The properties of axon fibers in human dental pulp”. Professor Bruce Mathews has bestowed his Ph.D. honorary degree in Dentistry, Mahidol University, academic year 2010.





Research Presentation

Year 2015

• 9th International Dental Collaboration of the Mekong River Region (IDCMR), Republic of Indonesia By Assoc.Prof.Dr.Rudee Surarit, Assist.Prof.Kongthawat Chairatvit, Assist.Prof.Dutmanee Seriwattanachai Lect.Dr.Hataithip Srithanaudomchai, Lect.Dr. Aree Wanasunthornwong, Misss Sirinthip Choonate and Miss Doungcheewan Puengsurin



• International Association of Dental Research (IADR), USA by Assoc.Prof.Dr.Rudee Surarit and Assist.Prof.Dutmanee Seriwattanachai



• International Symposium: Sweeden by Lect.Dr.Hataithip Srithanaudomchai,


Year 2016


• IADR, Republic of Korea by Prof.Dr.Noppakun Vongsavan, Assoc.Prof.Dr.Rudee Surarit, Assist.Prof.Dutmanee Seriwattanachai, Lect.Dr.Kanittha Kitsamarnmitr and Miss Doungcheewan Puengsurin




• International Congress: USA by Lect.Dr.Hataithip Srithanaudomchai,




• International Symposium: Japan by Assoc.Prof.Dr.Nakarin Kitkumthorn




• International Congress, United Kingdom by Lect.Dr.Aree Wanasunthornwong