Pulpdent launches new resin for pediatric dentistry
October 1, 2015 -- Pulpdent has added Activa Kids to its line of Activa BioActive-Restorative products.
CDHP convenes dental sealant work group
September 30, 2015 -- The Children's Dental Health Project (CDHP) is convening a national sealant work group to provide recommendations for the design and operations of school sealant programs.
Henry Schein foundation donates to CDA Cares clinics
September 25, 2015 -- The Henry Schein Cares Foundation will donate $100,000 in supplies to support two upcoming volunteer CDA Cares dental clinics by the California Dental Association (CDA) Foundation.
Let's talk about sugar
September 24, 2015 -- Several researchers suggest that we stop talking about fluoride and instead talk about sugar. The authors of two papers criticize the thought that caries is a multifactorial condition and instead call on countries to start implementing sugar-related policies.
Can a laser detect oral cancer?
September 24, 2015 -- Lasers may soon be used to detect oral cancer, replacing invasive biopsies, according to a University of California researcher who has developed a low-cost, simple device using optical coherence tomography to analyze oral lesions.
Sirona launches revised inLab software
September 24, 2015 -- Sirona Dental has launched its revised inLab Software 15, which will be available in late October 2015.
Cerec 30: Highlights from Las Vegas
September 23, 2015 -- About 6,000 dental professionals attended Sirona Dental’s Cerec 30th anniversary event (Cerec 30) in Las Vegas. The event included presentations from company executives, clinical lectures, and celebrities, as well as new product launches.
UMKC dental school gets $4M in NIH research funding
September 23, 2015 -- The University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC) School of Dentistry and the School of Nursing and Health Studies have received National Institutes of Health (NIH) research funding potentially totaling $4.38 million over the next five years.
Dental equipment market to hit $8B by 2020
September 23, 2015 -- The global dental equipment market size is expected to reach almost $8.45 billion by 2020, according to a new report by Grand View Research.
OCO Biomedical to highlight guided surgery kit at AAID
September 23, 2015 -- OCO Biomedical announced it will highlight its guided surgery kit at the American Academy of Implant Dentistry (AAID) conference in October.