Young Innovations buys Medical Products Lab. division
August 5, 2015 -- Dental supply manufacturer Young Innovations has acquired the professional dental contract manufacturing division of Medical Products Laboratories, the company announced.
Zest Anchors settles patent infringement suit
August 4, 2015 -- Zest Anchors has settled a patent infringement lawsuit with Implant Direct.
Septodont to donate to America's ToothFairy program
August 4, 2015 -- Septodont will donate a portion of its Toothfairy sealant sales to America's ToothFairy: National Children's Oral Health to expand preventive care programs for at-risk children.
Meet the company that wants to kill drill-and-fill
July 30, 2015 -- Dentistry may be one step closer to ending the drill-and-fill model. The U.K.-based company Reminova wants to naturally rebuild caries-damaged teeth and has launched a crowdfunding campaign to help bring its device to practices worldwide.
OHA meets sealant goal 5 years ahead of schedule
July 29, 2015 -- Oral Health America (OHA) has reached its goal to help 500,000 in-need children by sealing 2 million teeth, the organization announced.
MIS Implants, NBMolecules sign SurfLink licensing deal
July 28, 2015 -- MIS Implants Technologies has concluded a license and supply agreement for the SurfLink advanced surface treatment technology, manufactured by Nano Bridging Molecules (NBMolecules).
Older Americans Act to include oral healthcare if amended
July 20, 2015 -- For the first time, federal funds for oral health screenings for older Americans will be made available if the Older Americans Act Reauthorization Act of 2015 is enacted.
U.K. dentists call for oral health reform
July 17, 2015 -- A group of dentists is urging the U.K. government to take action and improve Brits' oral health. A dental professional organization released a report earlier this week that aims to combat the number of children being admitted to hospitals and the increasing rates of oral cancer.
Cochrane review: Fluoridation reduces caries in kids' teeth
July 16, 2015 -- Water fluoridation is effective at reducing caries in children's teeth, according to a new Cochrane review. But the researchers concluded there is not enough information to determine whether fluoridation programs changed existing differences in caries across socioeconomic groups.
Bisco offers All-Bond Universal in unit doses
July 16, 2015 -- Bisco's All-Bond Universal adhesive is now available in unit-dose packaging.
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