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Scientists discover way to ‘grow’ tooth enamel

Scientists discover way to ‘grow’ tooth enamel



Experts produce clusters of enamel-like calcium phosphate to crack age-old problemScientists say they have finally cracked the problem of repairing tooth enamel.Though enamel is the hardest tissue in the body, it cannot self-repair. Now scientists have discovered a method by which its complex structure can be reproduced and the enamel essentially “grown” back. Continue reading…



Source link : https://www.theguardian.com/science/2019/aug/30/scientists-grow-tooth-enamel

Author : Nicola Davis

Publish date : 2019-08-30 18:00:22

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