Opportunities for dental innovators

Learn how to partner with the ADA Science & Research Institute, LLC to develop new dental methods and materials.

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Fueling innovation

The ADA Science & Research Institute, LLC (ADASRI) seeks to improve oral health by advancing new technologies for the prevention and treatment of oral disease.

We connect innovators and investors with our research-back concepts, opening the doors for successful translation of our knowledge into new methods and tools that will benefit public health and foster economic growth.

As our partner, you can license our technologies and/or sponsor ADASRI studies that may lead to new products. Our experts will work closely with you to align your business and tech interests with the right licensing and/or collaborative research opportunities. We will negotiate agreements with you and work as your scientific partner to fuel the successful development of your new product.

Match our research with your interests

Our areas of research include:

  • Dental restorative materials and functional additives
  • Dental cements
  • Desensitization and remineralization
  • Additive manufacturing
  • Clinical practice guidelines
  • Evaluation of dental materials and dental tools
  • Oral disease models and molecular pathways
  • Oral cell populations and proteomics

    For a list of patented and patent-pending technologies available for licensing and/or collaboration opportunities, click the "View opportunities" button below.

Questions? Send an email to Dr. Phil Dowd, ADASRI Director of Innovation, at SRI@ADA.org.