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Alternative system for periodontitis classification presented Mar 27, 2014 | News Americas

Alternative system for periodontitis classification presented

NEW YORK, USA: Conventionally, periodontal disease is classified as either chronic or aggressive based on clinical signs and symptoms. However, this method lacks an unequivocal, pathobiology-based foundation. Researchers at Columbia University Medical Center have thus developed a new system for classifying periodontal disease based on the genetic signature of affected tissue.

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Scientists from Norway develop scaffolding to repair severe teeth and jawbone defects Mar 24, 2014 | News Europe

Scientists from Norway develop scaffolding to repair severe teeth and jawbone defects

OSLO, Norway: Dental researchers at the University of Oslo have developed a new artificial scaffolding that aids bone regeneration. Within a few years, they hope to market their invention to help patients with serious teeth and jaw damage caused by severe periodontitis, mandibular cancer, infection or trauma.

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Henry Schein completes acquisition of dental distributors Feb 13, 2014 | Business Americas

Henry Schein completes acquisition of dental distributors

MELVILLE, N.Y., USA/WAREGEM, Belgium & ROTTERDAM, Netherlands: This week, Henry Schein, global provider of health care products and services to dental practitioners, announced that it has completed the acquisition of a number of distributors from Arseus, a research and development company in the health care sector, serving dentists and dental laboratories in France, the Netherlands and Belgium.

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Crest releases new line of flavored toothpaste Jan 30, 2014 | Business Americas

Crest releases new line of flavored toothpaste

CINCINNATI, USA: Procter & Gamble has presented the latest addition to its Crest dental hygiene line. In order to offer its consumers a unique experience in their daily brushing routine, the international supplier of consumer care products introduced three new flavored toothpastes under the name Crest Be this week.

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