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Torbjørn Østvik Pedersen

Associate Professor
  • E-mailtorbjorn.pedersen@uib.no
  • Phone+47 55 58 66 09
  • Visitor Address
    Årstadveien 19
    5009 Bergen
  • Postal Address
    Postboks 7804
    5020 Bergen

Head/neck anatomy

General histology

Academic article
  • Show author(s) (2023). Tooth extraction prior to radiotherapy for oropharyngeal cancer increases the risk of osteoradionecrosis. Journal of Oral Science. 87-89.
  • Show author(s) (2022). The effect of resolvin D1 on bone regeneration in a rat calvarial defect model. Journal of Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine.
  • Show author(s) (2022). Komplikasjoner etter kjevebrudd behandlet ved Haukeland universitetssjukehus 2015–2020. Den norske tannlegeforenings tidende. 428-433.
  • Show author(s) (2021). Temporomandibular joint prosthesis in cancer reconstruction preceding radiation therapy. Clinical Case Reports. 1438-1441.
  • Show author(s) (2021). Dual-crosslinked gelatin scaffolds with potential for temporomandibular joint cartilage regeneration. . Biomedical Materials.
  • Show author(s) (2021). Complications after mandibular setback with intraoral vertical ramus osteotomies: a retrospective cohort analysis of 133 patients. Oral surgery, oral medicine, oral pathology and oral radiology. 638-642.
  • Show author(s) (2021). 3D printed gelatin-genipin scaffolds for temporomandibular joint cartilage regeneration. Biomedical Engineering & Physics Express.
  • Show author(s) (2020). Oral mucosal foreign body granulomas in a patient with systemic sarcoidosis. BMJ Case Reports. 1-2.
  • Show author(s) (2020). Multiple brain abscesses and ventriculitis secondary to chronic periodontitis. Clinical Case Reports. 3612-3613.
  • Show author(s) (2020). Mandibular orthognathic surgery does not alter temporomandibular joint symptoms - a single centre prospective study . Oral Surgery.
  • Show author(s) (2020). Hormone spiral in treatment of progesterone‐induced stomatitis. Clinical Case Reports. 3607-3608.
  • Show author(s) (2020). Fremmedlegemer i sinus maxillaris. Den norske tannlegeforenings tidende. 816-819.
  • Show author(s) (2020). Angiostatin-functionalized collagen scaffolds suppress angiogenesis but do not induce chondrogenesis by mesenchymal stromal cells in vivo . Journal of Oral Science. 371-376.
  • Show author(s) (2020). Ameloblastic carcinoma of the mandible: A case report and literature review. Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Cases. 1-5.
  • Show author(s) (2020). Accidental ingestion of drain cleaner . BMJ Case Reports.
  • Show author(s) (2019). Inflammatory responses and tissue reactions to wood-Based nanocellulose scaffolds. Materials Science and Engineering C: Materials for Biological Applications. 208-221.
  • Show author(s) (2016). In vivo host response and degradation of copolymer scaffolds functionalized with nanodiamonds and bone morphogenetic protein 2. Advanced Healthcare Materials. 730-742.
  • Show author(s) (2016). Angiogenic and Immunomodulatory Properties of Endothelial and Mesenchymal Stem Cells. Tissue Engineering Part A. 244-252.
  • Show author(s) (2015). Release and bioactivity of bone morphogenetic protein-2 are affected by scaffold binding techniques in vitro and in vivo. Journal of Controlled Release. 148-157.
  • Show author(s) (2015). Leukocyte transmigration into tissue-engineered constructs is influenced by endothelial cells through Toll-like receptor signaling. Stem Cell Research & Therapy.
  • Show author(s) (2015). Cell seeding density is a critical determinant for copolymer scaffolds-induced bone regeneration. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research. Part A. 3649-3658.
  • Show author(s) (2014). Mesenchymal stem cells induce endothelial cell quiescence and promote capillary formation. Stem Cell Research & Therapy.
  • Show author(s) (2013). Hyperbaric oxygen stimulates vascularization and bone formation in rat calvarial defects. International Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery. 907-914.
  • Show author(s) (2013). Endothelial microvascular networks affect gene-expression profiles and osteogenic potential of tissue-engineered constructs. Stem Cell Research & Therapy. 10 pages.
  • Show author(s) (2013). Biological effects of functionalizing copolymer scaffolds with nanodiamond particles. Tissue Engineering. 1783-1791.
  • Show author(s) (2012). Osteogenic stimulatory conditions enhance growth and maturation of endothelial cell microvascular networks in culture with mesenchymal stem cells. Journal of Tissue Engineering.
Academic lecture
  • Show author(s) (2013). Prevascularization of tissue-engineered constructs with endothelial and mesenchymal stem cells.
Short communication
  • Show author(s) (2021). Self-reported dental anxiety and injection phobia among individuals with tattoos and piercings. Journal of Oral Science.
Doctoral dissertation
  • Show author(s) (2013). Intrinsic and Extrinsic Vascularization of Bone Tissue Engineering Constructs.
  • Show author(s) (2013). Intrinsic and Extrinsic Vascularization of Bone Tissue Engineering Constructs.
  • Show author(s) (2017). Pre-clinical in vivo models in temporomandibular joint tissue engineering: a systematic review.
  • Show author(s) (2015). Development of a tissue-engineered temporomandibular disc in rats.
  • Show author(s) (2014). Prevascularization of tissue-engineered constructs with endothelial and mesenchymal stem cells.
  • Show author(s) (2014). Leukocyte Transmigration into Tissue-engineered Constructs is influenced by Endothelial Cells.
  • Show author(s) (2014). In Tissue Engenieering: Influence Of BMSCs Density on Bone Regeneration.
  • Show author(s) (2014). Chondral ossification from copolymer scaffolds loaded with co-cultured cells.
  • Show author(s) (2013). Endothelial Microvascular Networks Influence Gene Expression Profiles in MSCs.
  • Show author(s) (2012). Osteogenic conditions stimulate microvascular networks – establishing culture conditions for stem cell based reconstruction of bone defects.
Academic literature review
  • Show author(s) (2023). Hjørnetenner på avveie – kliniske og radiologiske vurderinger. Den norske tannlegeforenings tidende. 756-764.
  • Show author(s) (2022). Continued persistent facial pain despite several surgical interventions in the temporomandibular joint. Dental Clinics of North America. 81-90.
  • Show author(s) (2021). Surgical vs conservative treatment of medication-related osteonecrosis of the jaw—A complex systematic review and meta-analysis. Oral surgery, oral medicine, oral pathology and oral radiology. 9 pages.
  • Show author(s) (2018). Scaffold-Based Temporomandibular Joint Tissue Regeneration in Experimental Animal Models: A Systematic Review. Tissue Engineering Part B: Reviews. 300-316.
Article in business/trade/industry journal
  • Show author(s) (2023). Multifocal amelanotic and melanotic melanomas of the oral cavity. BMJ Case Reports. 1-2.
  • Show author(s) (2020). Osteomyelitt etter fjerning av visdomstann. Den norske tannlegeforenings tidende. 822-825.
  • Show author(s) (2020). Accidental ingestion of drain cleaner. BMJ Case Reports.

More information in national current research information system (CRIStin)

Intrinsic and extrinsic vascularization of bone tissue engineering constructs

Effects of oxygen tension for bone and cartilage tissue engineering

Tissue-engineering of the temporomandibular joint

Hyperbaric oxygen in reconstruction of oral and maxillofacial bone defects

Best abstract, Nordic Young Scientist Conference in Odontology, Malmö (2014)

Norwegian Dental Associations award for Dental Education and Research (2013)

NOFs Hatton Award (senior category, basic science) at CED-IADR, Florence (2013)

Best posterpresentation, 3rd Interation Conference "Strategies in Tissue Engineering", Würzburg (2012)