Dr. Russell Pesavento
phone
location
Chicago
IL
60612
  • Russell
  • Pesavento
  • DDS, PhD
  • Visiting Clinical Assistant Professor
Research Focus:
  • Oral Microbiology
    Prevention

Scholarly Interests

Topical medications and biofilm development in the oral cavity

Research Interests

I  am interested in using chemical methods to develop and maintain therapeutic agents in the oral cavity long enough to be effective, which is one of the principle challenges in oral medicine.

Publications

Pesavento, R.P  “Substituted Cyclic Ether Polymers and Their Use for Dental Applications”  PCT Patent Application WO2016130527, 2016.

Hevener, K.E.; Ren, J. Pesavento. R.P.; Ratia, K.; Lee, H. Johnson, M.E. “Hit-to-lead: Hit validation, assessment and improvement of drug like properties” Methods in Enzymology, 2018. 610, 265-309.