Mesenchymal stem cells in periodontal regeneration?


This review evaluating the potential efficacy of mesenchymal stem cells in periodontal regeneration included 15 small studies of very low quality. Additional high quality RCTs are neeeded to assess effectiveness before clinicial use.

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In the Newspapers


In recent weeks an number of dental stories have seen a lot of reporting in the mainstream press.   The Daily Mirror reporting on a potential link between gum disease and dementia with  “Brushing you teeth reduces your risk of dementia”  ; while the BBC reported on  a study reporting the growth of tooth-like structures from [read the full story…]