Healthy food and Healthy teeth in children from low SEP: interventions that fit the ideas and daily realities of families with low SEP in metropolitan areas; a participatory action research
Applicant: Monique van der Veen, dr. ir. Associate Professor (per 1-9-2020 appointed professor), ACTA Preventive Dentistry, The Netherlands
Co-applicant: Egija Zaura, Prof. dr. Chair department of Preventive Dentistry, ACTA Preventive Dentistry, The Netherlands
Funding: EUR 40,000

Salutogenesis against the odds – resilience factors among adolescents
Applicant: Marie Nordström, DDS, Doctoral student (50%), lecturer (50%), Department of Cariology, Faculty of Odontology, Malmö University, Sweden.
Supervisor: Gunnel Hänsel Petersson, Department of Cariology, Faculty of Odontology, Malmö University, Sweden.
Funding: SEK 1,621,621


The role of periodontal pocket microorganisms in the etiology of potentially malignant and malignant lesions of oral mucosa in patients with chronic periodontitis
Applicant: Ana Pucar, School of Dental Medicine, University of Belgrade, Serbia
Funding: EUR 47,920

Metabolomic and proteomic profiling of peri-implant diseases
Applicant: Mario Romandini, Complutense University of Madrid, Spain
Funding: EUR 29,000

Periodontal Inflammation and CerebrovAscular Disease (PICAD)
Applicant: Francesco D’Aiuto, UCL Eastman Dental Institute, United Kingdom
Funding: EUR 86,500


Periodontitis, Peri-implantitis and Diabetes – a registry study
Applicant: Jan Derks, Department of Periodontology, University of Gothenburg, Sweden
Co-applicant: Tord Berglundh, University of Gothenburg, Sweden
Funding: SEK 930,000

Exosome Diagnostics: New Tools in Personalized Periodontal Care
Applicant: Evangelos Papathanasiou, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, USA
Co-applicant: Andrew Hoffman, Tufts University Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, USA
Funding: EUR 58,050


Peri-implant disease in elderly population: epidemiology and treatment strategy of an emerging problem
Applicant: Riccardo Guazzo, University of Padova, Italy
Co-applicant: Luca Sbricoli, Michele Stocchero, University of Padova, Italy
Supervisor: Eriberto Bressan, University of Padova, Italy
Assigned sum: EUR 55,000

Periodontitis prevalence in Colitis & Crohn’s disease (PPCC) patients
Applicant: Kristina Bertl, Malmö University, Sweden
Co-applicant: Andreas Stavropoulos, Malmö University, Sweden
Assigned sum: EUR 53,960

Effect of daily flavonoid supplements on periodontal and systemic conditions before and after periodontal treatment
Applicant: Monique Danser, ACTA, The Netherlands
Supervisor: Ubele van der Velden, ACTA, The Netherlands
Assigned sum: EUR 28,995

Tuberosity versus palatal donor site for subepithelial connective tissue graft in root coverage therapy: a randomized clinical trial
Applicant: Sébastien Moreaux, Rothschild Hospital, Paris, France
Supervisor: Philippe Bouchard, Rothschild Hospital, Paris, France
Assigned sum: EUR 20,000


Oral conditions in patients with Reumatoid Arthritis: a population based case-control study
Main applicant: Stefan Renvert, Högskolan Kristianstad, Sweden
Assigned sum: SEK 708,426 (EUR 73,913)

Published studies:

The oral cavity as a source of febrile neutropenia: An observational study in patients with solid tumors treated with myelosuppressive chemotherapy

Main applicant: Alexa Laheij, ACTA Netherlands
Assigned sum: EUR 32,000

Metagenomic profiling of the microbiome associated with peri-implant diseases through high-resolution shotgun sequencing

Main applicant: Paolo Ghensi, University of Trento, Italy
Assigned sum: EUR 40,000

Published study: https://www.nature.com/articles/s41522-020-00155-7

Primary prevention of complications in implant treatments: Protocol for maintenance of dental implants.

Main applicant: Eriberto Bressan, University of Padova, Italy
Assigned sum: EUR 15,000

Published study: https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1111/clr.13634