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Eklund Foundation now open for applications

Press Release   •   May 09, 2016 12:54 GMT

Eklund Foundation for Odontological Research and Education, established to support international research and education within the dental field, is now open for international applications.

The Foundation welcomes applicants from all fields of dentistry and will particularly prioritize projects that can be related to periodontology, implantology and cariology. Applications from researchers on a Post Doctorial level will also be prioritized in the selection.

Eklund Foundation will during 2016 distribute approximately 160 000 EUR / 1.5 M SEK in total, rewarding one large project as well as a small number of selected projects.

Applications for funding will be accepted during 1 to 31 May, 2016, and the successful candidates will be announced in autumn 2016.

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TePe Munhygienprodukter AB is a Swedish company founded in 1965. TePe’s wide range of high quality oral hygiene products is developed in collaboration with dental experts. All design, development and production takes place at TePe´s headquarters in Malmö.

The company has 270 employees and turnover of MSEK 600. TePe has subsidiaries in Benelux, France, Germany, Italy, the Nordics and the United Kingdom and exports interdental brushes, toothbrushes and dental sticks to 60 countries worldwide.