AADR, IADR elect new leadership
December 12, 2013 -- Members of the American Association for Dental Research (AADR) and International Association for Dental Research (IADR) have elected three new leaders.
FDA fast-tracks Lymphoseek for HNC detection
December 10, 2013 -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted fast-track designation to Navidea Biopharmaceuticals' Lymphoseek injection for sentinel lymph node detection in head and neck cancer (HNC).
IU dental school to help homeless veterans
December 10, 2013 -- The Indiana University (IU) School of Dentistry is taking part in a new project to make unemployed homeless veterans in more employable by giving them an improved dental appearance.
New oral care line for babies comes to market
December 10, 2013 -- A new line of oral care products for babies, Happy Teeth, has been introduced. These products contain no abrasives, artificial preservatives, flavors, or colors, and include xylitol.
CDC: More Americans have access to fluoridated water
December 10, 2013 -- Since 2008, an additional 15 million people have gained access to community water fluoridation in the U.S., according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).