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Biolase reports decreased revenues in Q4, 2017
March 15, 2018 -- Laser and CAD/CAM scanner company Biolase has reported a decrease in net revenues for the fiscal fourth quarter of 2017 and the year.
Dentsply Sirona reports increased sales, overall loss in Q4
March 2, 2018 -- Dentsply Sirona has reported increased net sales for its fiscal fourth quarter and all of 2017. However, the company posted an overall loss for the quarter and for the year.  Discuss
Patterson reports lower dental sales in Q3
March 1, 2018 -- Patterson Companies reported lower sales in its dental segment for the third quarter of fiscal 2018.  Discuss
See the Dental Excellence Awards presented at Chicago Midwinter 2018
February 26, 2018 -- staff presented the 2017 Dental Excellence Award trophies at the recent 2018 Chicago Dental Society Midwinter Meeting. The annual awards recognize outstanding new products and services.  Discuss
New products: Stratasys adds 3D printer, biocompatible material
February 26, 2018 -- Stratasys has launched its new Objet260 dental 3D printer for laboratories and a new biocompatible material at the LMT Lab Day in Chicago.  Discuss to honor Dental Excellence Award winners
February 23, 2018 -- is pleased to honor the winners of the Dental Excellence Awards, highlighting the best new products and services in dentistry. The awards will be presented on Friday, February 23, at the 2018 Chicago Dental Society Midwinter Meeting.  Discuss
New product: 3D Systems launches new 3D printer
February 22, 2018 -- 3D Systems has launched its new dental 3D printer, NextDent 5100.  Discuss
Patterson to distribute Planmeca products
February 22, 2018 -- Patterson Dental has signed an agreement to distribute Planmeca products.
New products: Shofu launches 3 abrasive systems
February 22, 2018 -- Shofu Dental has introduced three new CAD/CAM-focused abrasive systems designed to help clinicians and lab technicians improve their Cerec processes.
DWS Systems forms new dental unit, debuts 3D printers
February 22, 2018 -- Stereolithography company DWS Systems announced it has formed a dedicated dental business unit to focus on 3D printing technology, and it is also featuring its 3D printers at this week's 2018 Chicago Dental Society Midwinter Meeting.
Special Feature
Study tests particle-filled resins for partial crowns

What materials do you use for single-tooth, partial-crown restorations? Particle-filled composite resin CAD/CAM materials are a promising addition to practitioner's toolbox, but do they hold up over time? Researchers tested 42 partial-crown restorations over two years to see how well these restorations performed. Read more.