- Helen A. Papaioanou Professor of Biological Sciences
- Carnegie Science Hall,
Ph.D., Oral Biology (Immunology), State University of New York at Buffalo, 1989.
Professor Baker’s research interests include the role of the host immune system in alveolar bone loss (T cells, cytokines, MHC); the genetics of susceptibility and resistance to alveolar bone loss; animal models of periodontal disease; host response to bacterial infection (Porphyromonas gingivalis; Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans); and medicinal plants (interactions with the immune system).
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