Innovative Toothpaste for Being “Long in the Tooth”

October 22, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

One might not expect a trade guild, founded in 1322 for outfitting knights, to be promoting medical innovation today, [MORE]

IT-Based Non X-ray Human Teeth Investigation in Dental Practice

March 6, 2012 | | Posted in Conference Posters,Resources

Authors: Mareike Warkentin1, Detlef Behrend1, Olaf Specht2, Nobert Stoll3, Karl Heinz Sandmann4, Kerstin Thurow5
1 Department of Material Science and Medical [MORE]

Washing Away Tooth Decay

January 24, 2012 | | Posted in Newsletter

The lion’s share of the $70b Americans spend on dental care goes to cavity prevention and repair, and for [MORE]

Imaging “Invisible” Tooth Decay

September 20, 2011 | | Posted in Newsletter

Using a small digital camera and Qualitative Light Induced Fluorescence Technology, clinicians and engineers at the University of Liverpool’s [MORE]

Tooth Regeneration

August 16, 2010 | | Posted in Newsletter

The dentist’s drill could go the way of the buggy whip if a new gel material used in bone [MORE]

Metal Foam Mimics Bone

March 16, 2010 | | Posted in Newsletter

In making both orthopedic and dental implants, the weight-bearing strength of the material is crucial-it ought not be weaker [MORE]

Chewing Robot

August 25, 2009 | | Posted in Newsletter

Taking insights from the way airplanes pitch, roll, rise and descend, engineers at the University of Bristol (UK) have designed [MORE]

Hand-Held X-ray Device

April 21, 2009 | | Posted in Newsletter

Handheld Dental X-ray
Aribex, Inc (Orem, UT) manufacturers lightweight, hand-held, rechargeable X-ray instruments that look something like a sci-fi “ray gun.”  [MORE]

VELscoping HPV

March 10, 2009 | | Posted in Newsletter

The familiar VELscope (visually enhanced lesion scope, made by LED Medical Diagnostics, Inc., Vancouver, BC) that dentists use to show [MORE]