Align Technology, Inc. (ALGN) Awards $75,000 as Part of Its University Research Award Program for Clear Aligner Orthodontic Therapy  
4/29/2010 8:43:47 AM

SANTA CLARA, Calif., April 29, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Align Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq:ALGN) today announced that a total of $75,000 in scientific research funding is being awarded to two universities with projects seeking to further the understanding of orthodontic treatment with clear aligners. The two recipients selected to receive research funding in 2010 as part of Align's Clear Aligner Research Award Program are Dr. Maria Orellana, assistant professor at the University of California, San Francisco School of Dentistry, and Dr. Robyn Silberstein, clinical associate professor at the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry.