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Dental News October 16, 2016

| October 16, 2016

Stem cell manipulation shows promise for cartilage renewal and joint repair Mouse study furthers idea that manipulating resident stem cells could help patients with TMJ disorders and other fibrocartilage diseases or injuries.

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Dental News October 9, 2016

| October 9, 2016

New imaging method could enable dentists to detect and heal tooth cavities much earlier Dental caries – tooth decay – is the most prevalent dental disease among children and adults around the world.

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Dental News October 2, 2016

| October 2, 2016

Professor unveils first data on new dental fillings that will repair tooth decay The first data on dental fillings that can actively repair tooth decay is presented by Professor Robert Hill.

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Dental News September 25, 2016

| September 25, 2016

Unused dental surgery prescriptions may help fuel opioid epidemic Study suggests half of opioids prescribed to dental surgery patients go unused, creating a surplus that may contribute to the opioid epidemic. Receding Gums: Treatment Options and Causes Gingival recession is when the gum tissue covering the root of the tooth is pushed back. Learn about [...]

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Dental News September 11, 2016

| September 11, 2016

Tooth enamel structure and composition revealed in 3-D nanoscale maps Using atom probe tomography, researchers produce first ever 3-D nanoscale maps of composition and structure of mature human dental enamel.

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Dental News September 4, 2016

| September 4, 2016

Written "report card" decreases dentists’ antibiotic prescriptions Dentists are less likely to prescribe antibiotics after they receive a personalised report detailing their past prescription rates, according to a randomised controlled trial of UK dentists…

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Dental News August 28, 2016

| August 28, 2016

Injected mix of bone-augmenting agents causes new bone growth in mouse jaws Researchers centered at Tokyo Medical and Dental University(TMDU) deliver a protein/peptide combination using an injectable gel carrier to promote bone formation in mouse jawbonesTokyo – The…

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