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3M ESPE Close to Making Donation Worth $10,000 to NCOHF

Greater New York Dental Meeting Attendees Accept Recycling Challenge to
Meet Donation Goal of $10,000 Worth of Dental Product

Greater New York Dental Meeting Attendees have risen to the recycling challenge from 3M ESPE to help reach the goal of donating $10,000 worth of dental product to the National Children’s Oral Health Foundation (NCOHF). John Stefanick, 3M ESPE Director of Industry & Professional Relations, and Fern Ingber, NCOHF President and CEO, applaud the support from Greater New York Dental Meeting attendees shown through their recycling efforts at the show.

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3M ESPE “Battle of the Bonds” at Greater New York Dental Meeting

As you finalize your schedule for GNY, we wanted to provide you with some additional information for events taking place at 3M ESPE’s booth (#4407) at the show:
  • Battle of the Bonds”:
    • Sunday-Tuesday from 10:30-12:30
    • 3M ESPE will be hosting “Battle of the Bonds” competitions pinning Adper Easy Bond Self-Etch Adhesive against other popular adhesive brands
      • See information attached
    • Battles occur every 15 minutes
    • We invite you to participate in and take video of the battles
      • If you’re interested in attending, please let us know so we can keep an eye out for you!
  • Sneak Peak:
    • While you’re at the booth for “Battle of the Bonds,” get your first look at 3M ESPE’s newest adhesive that is launching in 2011
   

Ralph Fuccillo Honored for Commitment to Improving Oral Health

Philadelphia, PA – The DentaQuest Foundation is proud to announce that Ralph Fuccillo, President, is a recipient of the 2010 Dr. Edward B. Shils Entrepreneurial Education Fund Award.

Each year, the Dr. Edward B. Shils Entrepreneurial Education Fund program advisory board recognizes four individuals from academia, clinical environments, and industry who have done outstanding entrepreneurial work to educate the community-at-large on the impact of oral health. DentaQuest Foundation president Ralph Fuccillo was one of them, recognized as a transformational leader whose vision, innovation and support of oral health programs is changing the public’s understanding of oral health.

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Latest Generation VELscope Device Cleared for Sale in the U.S.

VELscope Vx System a Powerful Tool in the Fight Against Oral Disease and Oral Cancer

BURNABY, British Columbia—November 22, 2010—LED Dental Inc. announced today that its
VELscope Vx Enhanced Oral Assessment system has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food
and Drug Administration (FDA) and is therefore now available for sale in the U.S. The VELscope Vx
system’s updated optics technology, unique cordless design and affordable pricing make it easier
than ever for dental practices to detect oral cancer and other forms of oral disease.
The first-generation VELscope device was introduced in 2006 and, since then, LED Dental has sold
almost 6,000 devices, which have been used to conduct almost 10 million enhanced oral soft tissue
exams worldwide. Oral soft tissue exams not only help detect all types of oral disease but are also
a key element of an oral cancer screening protocol. Today, VELscope fluorescence visualization
technology is used to conduct more enhanced oral exams than any other detection technology in
the world.

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