Sustained fluoride-release additive for dental products

Sustained fluoride-release additive for dental products

Technology & Engineering Sustained fluoride-release additive for dental products Dental caries (tooth decay) results from the de-mineralization of the tooth enamel by acidic fluids. The fluoride ion concentration from a toothpaste or mouthwash has an initial peak that...
Artificial Intelligence Baby Monitoring Software

Artificial Intelligence Baby Monitoring Software

Technology & Engineering Artificial Intelligence Baby Monitoring Software Video cameras are routinely used to monitor babies. Over long time periods, such as at night-time, however, continual monitoring is not practical. As a result many events may be missed. This is...
Chlorhexidine for sustained release in dental applications

Chlorhexidine for sustained release in dental applications

Technology & Engineering Chlorhexidine for sustained release in dental applicationsOwing to its effective antimicrobial properties, Chlorhexidine (CHX) in the form of chlorhexidine diacetate is used in oral healthcare consumer products, such as mouthwashes, to improve...
Leucite Glass Ceramic for Dental Restoratives

Leucite Glass Ceramic for Dental Restoratives

Technology & Engineering Leucite Glass Ceramic for Dental Restoratives For many years IPS Empress by Ivoclar-Vivadent, a leucite glass-ceramic dental restorative, was the market leader due to its excellent aesthetic properties. As a result of its low success rate in...
Multi-sensing Nanoscale Biochips

Multi-sensing Nanoscale Biochips

Technology & Engineering Multi-sensing Nanoscale BiochipsAdvances in micro/nanofabrication technologies and the discovery of abundant nanoscale materials have now opened up new possibilities for developing novel bioelectronic sensors which hold great potential for...