Robotic Capsule Endoscope for GI Tract Inspection

Robotic Capsule Endoscope for GI Tract Inspection

Technology & Engineering Robotic Capsule Endoscope for GI Tract Inspection The capsule endoscope (CE) has revolutionised GI tract inspection. Traditional endoscopy required a camera on the end of a cable to be inserted into the patient, with understandable anxiety...
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...
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...