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Stony Brook Researchers Receive NIH Grants

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NICDR) have awarded two Stony Brook University School of Dental Medicine projects $2 million in grants to support work in advancing bone regeneration technology and periodontal diagnostics. In research designed to …

Kettenbach LP Acquires Airway Metrics

Huntington Beach, CA — Management from Kettenbach LP and Airway Metrics LLC have announced the acquisition by Kettenbach LP of all business assets of Airway Metrics effective end of business February 28, 2019. Airway Metrics has provided an effective product system to assist …

Crosstex Acquires Vista Research Group

Hauppauge, NY – Crosstex International Inc has acquired Vista Research Group LLC, a company that provides a complete line of water treatment, purification and management solutions for the dental industry. The acquisition adds to Crosstex’s portfolio of solutions for filtration, purification, treatment …

University at Buffalo Students Receive Micro-Credential

The University at Buffalo (UB) School of Dental Medicine and School of Nursing have awarded seven students with the new micro-credential, the International Outreach badge. Five dental students and two nursing students completed the two-semester program. Under the program, offered in collaboration with …

Study: Smoking Affects Peri-Implant Microbiome

Brazilian researchers report that smoking negatively affects the peri-implant microbiome, resulting in a disease-associated state, even in clinically healthy individuals.  Peri-implant biofilm was collected from healthy, screwed-retained, teeth-surrounded implants in 12 nonsmokers and 12 smoker nonperiodontal subjects. An abundance of Fusobacterium, Tannerella and Mogibacterium  was found in …

The Evidence Behind Use of PRF in Dental Procedures

Journal of Oral Implantology — Researchers from the University Hospital Frankfurt Goethe University, Nova Southeastern University, University Medical Center, Germany, Universitätsklinikum Düsseldorf, Germany, and the Pain Therapy Center  in France recently published a 15-year retrospective study in the Journal of Oral Implantology that evaluates the use of …
Stony Brook Researchers Receive NIH Grants

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) National Institute of Dental and...

Kettenbach LP Acquires Airway Metrics

Huntington Beach, CA — Management from Kettenbach LP and Airway Metrics LLC...

Minnesota Dental Association Releases Opioid Support Materials

MINNEAPOLIS – The Minnesota Dental Association (MDA) has published a brochure...

Crosstex Acquires Vista Research Group

Hauppauge, NY – Crosstex International Inc has acquired Vista Research Group...

OrVance Ortho Dots
OrVance Launches the First Globally Compliant Orthodontic Wax

GRAND RAPIDS, MICHIGAN – January 10, 2019 – OrVance LLC, a...

KaVo Kerr OptiBond
KaVo Kerr Announces OptiBond eXTRa Universal Bonding Agent

TKaVo Kerr is excited to introduce OptiBond™ eXTRa Universal, a new...

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Orascoptic Granted U.S. Patent for Optical Design Used in All Headlights

Orascoptic was recently granted a U.S. patent for the optical design...

ClinPix Dental Camera
CliniPix 123-EZ Dental Camera

CliniPix 123-EZ camera small and light, enables the dentist or staff...