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*  Dental pellicle
The dental pellicle, or acquired pellicle, is a protein film that forms on the surface enamel by selective binding of ... The first bacteria to attach to these pellicle glycoproteins are gram positive aerobic cocci such as Streptococcus sanguinis. ... Streptococcus mutans is important because it is associated with dental caries. These bacteria produce an enzyme known as ... 2.4). Miller, Chris H. Infection Control and Management of Hazardous Materials for the Dental Team, 3rd Edition. Mosby, 092004 ...
*  Tooth whitening
... cracks or as a result of dentine becoming exposed but most extrinsic stains appear to be deposited on or in the dental pellicle ... Bleaching agents are only allowed to be given via dental practitioners, dental therapists and dental hygienists. Bleaching is ... Causes of intrinsic staining include: Dental caries (tooth decay) Dental trauma which may cause staining either as a result of ... either supplied by a dental professional or available over the counter). In some countries non dental professionals also carry ...
*  Index of oral health and dental articles
Dental lamina • Dental laser • Dental midline • Dental notation • Dental papilla • Dental pathology • Dental pellicleDental ... Dental Council of India • Dental cyst • Dental dam • Dental disease • Dental drill • Dental emergency • Dental engine • Dental ... Dental arches • Dental assistant • Dental avulsion • Dental auxiliary • Dental barotrauma • Dental braces • Dental bur • Dental ... Dental restoration • Dental restorative materials • Dental sealant • Dental spa • Dental subluxation • Dental surgery • Dental ...
*  Pellicle
... a thin plastic membrane which may be used as a beam splitter or protective cover in optical systems Pellicle (dental), the thin ... Pellicle may refer to: Pellicle (biology), a thin layer supporting the cell membrane in various protozoa Pellicle mirror, ... The pellicle protects the photomask from damage and dirt Pellicle, the growth on the surface of a liquid culture, as in SCOBY ... Pellicle (material), a brand name for a very resistant synthetic material used for covering different surfaces, such as that of ...
*  Robert Baratz
... enamel pellicle, and glandular tissue specimens". Journal of dental research. 59 (8): 1430-1438. doi:10.1177/ ... In addition, Baratz, along with the American Dental Association (for which he is a spokesperson), believes dental amalgams to ... "Bios". Dental Watch. Quackwatch. Retrieved 11 October 2013. "Robert S. Baratz". BMC.org. Boston Medical Center. Retrieved 11 ... APPublished: March 16, 1991 (1991-03-16). "Dental Fillings With Mercury Are Safe, Scientific Panel Says - New York Times". ...
*  Dental plaque
An acquired pellicle is a layer of saliva that is composed of mainly glycoproteins and forms shortly after cleaning of the ... The most common way dental plaque is assessed is through dental assessment in the dental clinic where dental instruments are ... Dental plaque is also known as microbial plaque, oral biofilm, dental biofilm, dental plaque biofilm or bacterial plaque ... Dental biofilm begins to form on the tooth only minutes after brushing. It can be difficult to see dental plaque on the hard ...
*  Tooth enamel
Acquired pellicle, structure acquired after tooth eruption is composed of food debris, calculus, dental plaque (organic film). ... The most popular example is the dental sealant. In the past, the process of placing dental sealants involved removing enamel in ... Invented in 1955, acid-etching employs dental etchants and is used frequently when bonding dental restoration to teeth. This is ... Gandara, BK; Truelove, EL (1999). "Diagnosis and management of dental erosion". The journal of contemporary dental practice. 1 ...
*  List of MeSH codes (A14)
... dental pellicle MeSH A14.549.167.900.260 --- dental pulp MeSH A14.549.167.900.265 --- dental pulp cavity MeSH A14.549.167.900. ... dental papilla MeSH A14.549.167.900.720.255 --- dental sac MeSH A14.549.167.900.720.265 --- enamel organ MeSH A14.549.167.900. ... dental cementum MeSH A14.549.167.900.255 --- dental enamel MeSH A14.549.167.900.255.500 --- ... dental arch MeSH A14.521.632 --- mandible MeSH A14.521.632.300 --- chin MeSH A14.521.632.600 --- mandibular condyle MeSH ...
*  Lactoperoxidase
Hannig C, Hannig M, Attin T (2005). "Enzymes in the acquired enamel pellicle". Eur J Oral Sci. 113 (1): 2-13. doi:10.1111/j. ... Kirstilä V, Lenander-Lumikari M, Tenuovo J (1994). "Effects of a lactoperoxidase-system-containing toothpaste on dental plaque ... Enzymes such as lysozyme, lactoperoxidase and glucose oxidase are transferred from the tooth pastes to the pellicle. Being ... Hannig, Christian; Hannig, Matthias; Attin, Thomas (2005). "Enzymes in the acquired enamel pellicle". European Journal of Oral ...
*  Silver diammine fluoride
Dentin and enamel with no demineralization present may receive surface (pellicle) stains that can be removed with pumice, while ... Silver diammine fluoride (also spelled "diamine") is a topical medicament (drug) used to treat and prevent dental caries ( ... Journal of the California Dental Association. 44 (1): 16-28. ISSN 1043-2256. PMC 4778976 . PMID 26897901. Check date values in ... Journal of dental research. 90: Issue 2. CS1 maint: Multiple names: authors list (link) http://www.elevateoralcare.com/site/ ...
*  Remineralisation of teeth
The process of dental caries occurs when the acid-producing bacteria found in dental plaque on teeth feed on fermentable ... been found to reduce mutans strepococci in plaque and saliva and reduce the binding of these to the acquired enamel pellicle. ... Australian dental journal. 2008 Sep 1;53(3):286-91. Fejerskov O, Nyvad B, Kidd EA: Pathology of dental caries; in Fejerskov O, ... American Dental Association, 139(3). Hicks J, Garcia-Godoy F, Flaitz C. Biological factors in dental caries: role of saliva and ...
*  Human tooth development
... or dental) organ covering the dental papilla. A condensation of ectomesenchymal cells called the dental sac or follicle ... ISBN 978-0-7216-9382-8. Armstrong WG (September 1968). "Origin and nature of the acquired pellicle". Proceedings of the Royal ... The tooth bud itself is the group of cells at the periphery of the dental lamina. Along with the formation of the dental lamina ... Blood vessels grow in the dental follicle and enter the dental papilla in the cap stage. Groups of blood vessels form at the ...
*  Bacterial cellulose
Today, it is known that the pellicle comprises a random assembly of fibrils (< 130 nm wide), which are composed of a bundle of ... are some of the common trademarked products of microbial cellulose that now have wide applications in surgery and dental ... According to Brown, the pellicle of bacterial cellulose was "very tough, especially if an attempt was made to tear it across ... Cellulose has a high swollen fiber network resulting from the presence of pore structures and tunnels within the wet pellicle. ...