Current Studies


Study location: Forsyth Institute, 245 First Street, Cambridge, MA 02142

Seeking healthy volunteers between the ages of 18-65 years old with gingivitis (red and bleeding gums) for a 3 months dental research study to test a new investigational drug for reducing gum inflammation.

The study requires a screening visit to determine if you qualify. What will happen at the study screening visit? We will:

  • review your medical and dental history

  • examine your teeth, gums and mouth

  • measure the level of gum redness and bleeding

Once you qualify and agree to participate in the study:

  • You will come to the clinic 7 times in 3 months

  • $525 compensation and a teeth cleaning will be provided to those who complete the study

    If you are interested, please call or email for more information:


Forsyth is continually recruiting patients to participate in research studies. Please visit the Information for Study Participants section of our website to learn more about the benefits of participation. 

Forsyth clinical research studies seek healthy subjects, those with existing oral health problems, and smokers. Each study has unique eligibility requirements. To hear more about current studies and to find out if you are eligible, call 617-892-8213, or submit an online information request via the sign up for a study link.

For more information about our studies, please call our Research Recruitment hotline at 617-892-8600 or 617-892-8213.