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Study Uncovers How Cold Triggers Pain in Teeth

Drinking a cold beverage can be agony for people with tooth decay, but that...

AI Helps Dental Students Remotely Practice Caries Diagnosis

As the constraints of COVID-19 have limited dental schools’ ability to train their students...

Lozenge May Rebuild Tooth Enamel

Researchers at the University of Washington (UW) are preparing to launch clinical trials of...

Researchers Map How Bone Forms at the Molecular Level

Researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) have determined, for the first...

Researchers Map the Metagenomics of Dental Black Plaque

The dark pigmentations that appear around the gums on dental enamel have a bacterial...

Cell Map May Enable Easier Dental Tissue Regeneration

New discoveries about the cellular makeup and growth of teeth can expedite developments in...

Atomic Force Microscopy Reveals Nanoscale Dental Erosion from Beverages

Researchers at the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) have developed a...

Ancient Enamel Reveals Ancestors’ Role in Human Family Tree

Proteins embedded in 800,000-year-old dental enamel have revealed the position of Homo antecessor in...

Researchers Use Neutrons to Improve Dental Restorative Materials

Restorations can be costly, and they don’t last forever, according to the University of...

Tooth Enamel Protein Found in Eyes With Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration

A protein that normally deposits mineralized calcium in tooth enamel may also be responsible...