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Dental News August 4, 2013

| August 4, 2013
  • Alzheimer’s disease linked to poor dental health
    A study has found that people with poor oral hygiene or gum disease could be at higher risk of developing Alzheimer’s compared with those who have healthy teeth. Researchers from the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) in the UK, discovered the presence of a bacterium called Porphyromonas gingivalis in the brains of patients who had dementia when they were alive…
  • Poor dental health may lead to Alzheimer’s, study suggests
    People with poor oral hygiene or gum disease may be at a greater risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease, a new study led by The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) School of Medicine and Dentistry suggests…
  • Urine used to create teeth – stem cell success
    Stem cell research is opening up the way for new teeth “grown” from an unlikely source – human urine. Chinese researchers describe how stem cells derived from urine could be used to generate solid organs and tissues, including teeth. Their study is published this week in the open-access journal Cell Regeneration…

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