Regenerating Tooth Growth

September 19, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Anti–USAG-1 therapy for tooth regeneration through enhanced BMP signaling
“Uterine sensitization–associated gene-1 (USAG-1) deficiency leads to enhanced bone morphogenetic protein (BMP) [MORE]

Dental Implants as Hearing Aids

March 21, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Dental implants could serve as effective hearing aids
“People are likely to have natural teeth replaced with dental implants as they [MORE]

Acidity Sensor Maps Early Dental Caries

May 24, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Acidity sensor creates a heat map of teeth at risk of decay
From engineers at the University of Washington-Seattle: “The team’s [MORE]

Tooth Regeneration

June 15, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Tooth regeneration in mice
Rare genetic disorders can cause the failure of a few teeth to develop (hypodontia), many (oligodontia) or [MORE]

A Mouthful of Micro-Robots

June 25, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Microrobots clean off biofilm
Using magnetically driven micro robots (aka catalytic antimicrobial robots or CARS), dental researchers at the University of [MORE]

Regenerative Medicine: Stem Cells from Baby Teeth

November 13, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Regrowing dental tissue with stem cells from baby teeth
 In another advance for stem cell therapy, dental scientists have extracted human [MORE]

Artificial Blood Vessels for an Infected Tooth

August 22, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Dr. Bertassoni Developed Artificial Blood Vessels to Regenerate Tooth After Root Canal
An abscessed tooth calls for a root canal procedure [MORE]

Adhesives that Remineralize Teeth

August 25, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

When dentists drill out a tooth cavity, they fill it with a glass isomer cement, which plugs the hole, but [MORE]

Nanoparticles to Prevent Tooth Decay

May 5, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Nanoparticles to Prevent Tooth Decay
Research groups in the US and China, respectively, have found that nanoparticles containing farnesol (a natural [MORE]

Growing New Teeth

April 16, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

In mice studies, researchers at King’s College London’s Dental Institute were able to combine human gum tissue and embryonic [MORE]

Printing 3D Bones

January 17, 2012 | | Posted in Newsletter

Replicate Bone
If you have to see something to believe it, be sure to check out the video at this [MORE]