Dental hygiene profession sees 'moment of opportunity' to improve access to oral health care
As dental hygienists prepare to take increased responsibilities, Journal of Evidence-Based Dental Practice provides critical updatesWith opportunities to take increased responsibility for...
Publ.Date : Tue, 24 Jun 2014 02:00:00 PDT
Supercomputers reveal that mouth bacteria can change its diet
Bacteria inside your mouth drastically change how they act when you're diseased, according to research using supercomputers at the Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC).
Publ.Date : Fri, 15 Aug 2014 00:00:00 PDT
Coated tissue scaffolds help the body grow new bone to repair injuries or congenital defects
MIT chemical engineers have devised a new implantable tissue scaffold coated with bone growth factors that are released slowly over a few weeks.
Publ.Date : Fri, 22 Aug 2014 00:00:00 PDT
Lead in teeth reveals a body's origin
By analyzing the profile of lead isotopes in teeth, it is possible to identify the place of origin of an individual and help police solve cold cases, say researchers.
Publ.Date : Thu, 07 Aug 2014 08:00:00 PDT
The cause of gum disease related to type 2 diabetes
New research published in the Journal of Leukocyte Biology suggests that modulation of B cells may effectively treat and/or prevent the symptoms of type 2 diabetes and periodontitis...
Publ.Date : Mon, 04 Aug 2014 01:00:00 PDT