Competence in Esthetics symposium

Competence in Esthetics symposium

By Dental Tribune International. Ivoclar Vivadent hosts successful Competence in Esthetics symposium VIENNA, Austria: Digitalisation has changed the dental industry and new technologies have entered dental practices and laboratories faster than predicted. Following...
Ancient fish scales and vertebrate teeth

Ancient fish scales and vertebrate teeth

Ancient fish scales and vertebrate teeth share an embryonic origin. By Dental Tribune International. CAMBRIDGE, UK: Two new studies focusing on the evolutionary origin of teeth and of vertebra have provided further evidence of the human connection to marine organisms....
Study details poor oral health status of refugees

Study details poor oral health status of refugees

By Dental Tribune International. GREIFSWALD, Germany: Since 2015, a large number of refugees have made their way to Europe. Coming from countries in which public dental care is often not freely accessible and where oral health care is not as much of a focus as it is...
Why we need a global initiative for clean dental implants

Why we need a global initiative for clean dental implants

By Dr Dirk U. Duddeck, Germany. Residues on sterile-packaged implants, particularly organic particles from the production or packaging process, are highly suspected of being responsible for incomplete osseointegration of dental implants or even a loss of bone in the...
World’s largest study on implants

World’s largest study on implants

World’s largest study on implants in edentulous mandibles to be extended. by Dental Tribune International. DÜSSELDORF/KIEL, Germany: The German Research Foundation has extended the world’s largest single-implant study for the retention of a complete denture in the...
Cariogenic bacteria produce substance

Cariogenic bacteria produce substance

By Dental Tribune International. Cariogenic bacteria produce substance that aids calcium tolerance BASEL, Switzerland: In a new study conducted at the University of Basel, researchers have investigated how cariogenic bacteria manage to survive in dental plaque,...