December 29th, 2006

Kaposi’s Sarcoma-A Warning Sign of HIV Infection (Tooth treatment)

Kaposi’s Sarcoma-A Warning Sign of HIV Infection
Kaposi’s sarcoma (KS) is a malignant neoplasm, and in association with HIV infection, the lesion may be more aggressive and sometimes quite resistant to therapy.

Nonpyogenic Soft Tissue Odontogenic Infections (Fatal Cellulitis)
Nonpyogenic soft tissue odontogenic infections, cellutitis, either are caused by nonpyogenic bacteria or related to pre-pyogenic or post-pyogenic infections.

Dental Implants
We’ve updated our Dental Implants Question-and-Answer page!

Invisalign Braces to let you smile without any Discomfort Posted By : Erzana Jones
The best way for you to wear braces and yet feel confident is through the use of Invisalign braces to correct any visible defects in your teeth. Invisalign braces are transparent and thus the wear does not feel any kind of discomfort while using it.

Makers Of Listerine(R) Antiseptic Challenge Consumers, Dental Professionals To Rethink The Role Of Mouthrinse As Part Of A Healthy Lifestyle
The makers of Listerine Antiseptic, the only ADA-Accepted nationally branded over-the-counter mouthrinse, are taking actions today to challenge consumers and dental professionals to rethink the role of mouthrinse as part of a healthy lifestyle. [click link for full article]

Stem Cells Used To Regenerate Parts Of Teeth By USC-Led Researchers
A multi-national research team headed by USC School of Dentistry researcher Songtao Shi, DDS, PhD, has successfully regenerated tooth root and supporting periodontal ligaments to restore tooth function in a swine (an animal) model. The breakthrough holds significant promise for clinical application in human patients.The study appears in the inaugural issue of PLoS ONE. [click link for full article]

UK Dentistry Careers Day Set For 9 February 2007
The 2007 Career opportunities in UK dentistry event will take place on Friday 9 February at the Hotel Russell in London’s Russell Square. The Hotel Russell is a new venue for the event, which is organised jointly by the British Dental Association and UCL Eastman Dental Institute.The 2007 event will see a wide range of speakers give delegates insights into the whole spectrum of dental careers, from specialist private practice to careers in the armed forces. [click link for full article]

Toughness Of Dental Composites Quadrupled By Fibers Used In Bullet-Proof Vests
Vistasp Karbhari, a professor of structural engineering at UC San Diego, has developed fiber-reinforced polymer composites as strong, lightweight materials for aerospace, automotive, civil and marine applications, so he thought, “If they work so well in highway bridges, why not dental bridges”" [click link for full article]

Leading Orthodontist Presents Benefits Of OrthoCAD IQ(TM) At Major Orthodontic Meeting
Cadent, Ltd., provider of the OrthoCAD market-leading suite of 3-D digital solutions for the orthodontic industry, today announced that Dr. Michael Mayhew presented the benefits of OrthoCAD iQ(TM) at the combined 2006 Annual Meeting for the Northeastern Society of Orthodontists (NESO) and Middle Atlantic Society of Orthodontists (MASO) held earlier this month in the Bahamas. Dr. [click link for full article]

December 29th, 2006

Online Press Release (Implant)

Online Press Release
PRWeb - Reimbursement in Germany to Boost European Dental Implant Sales According to a new report by Millennium Research Group (MRG) a substantial increase in demand will result in the European dental implant and final abutment market generating over $1

Thank you, Thank you, Thank You
PRWeb - Marinic is the first dentist in Illinois to be certified in Nobel Biocare s guided dental implant surgery. - 2005-12-22 Pastor-Geneve to Contribute Two Books on Investment in 2006 Pastor-Geneve has been invited by a European publisher to contribute

Dental Implants Explained
14 WFIE - What is a dental implant, and how does it work? A dental implant is a small ‘anchor’ made of titanium. It is inserted into the jawbone to take the place of your missing tooth root. After osseointegration, or when the surrounding bone has attached to

Sweden’s SMPA agency to publish Nobel Biocare dental product verdict
Forbes - ZURICH (AFX) - The Swedish Medical Products Agency (SMPA) said it will publish the findings of its investigation into Nobel Biocare’s dental implant NobelDirect tomorrow at 10.00 pm (CET), the agency said. The safety of NobelDirect had first been

Protein Holds Promise as Tooth Regenerator
MedicineNet.com - Over time, the tooth dies and a dental implant may need to be inserted, he said. In the new study, researchers from Acologix, the University of California, San Francisco and the University of Connecticut studied 35 patients scheduled to undergo at

Nobel Biocare dental implant ‘risky’ says Swedish regulator
Forbes - STOCKHOLM (AFX) - Sweden’s Medical Products Agency has made a preliminary finding that Nobel Biocare AG’s dental implant Nobel Direct, is too risky to use except with ‘great care’, Dagens Nyheter reported, citing a statement from the regulator issued

Swiss shares close off highs on mixed Wall St, Nestle weakness UPDATE
Forbes - Other top losers included Nobel Biocare, down 10.75 sfr or 3.1 pct at 335.25, on fresh concern regarding the safety of its NobelDirect dental implant, and Swatch, down 1 sfr at 263, mainly on profit-taking. Outside the SMI, Rieter climbed 17.50 sfr or