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Medesy redesigns their self-aspirating syringe

29-07-2020

Self-aspirating syringe is one of the most popular dental instruments available in the market and Medesy, an Italian company leader in the manufacturing of high-quality dental and surgical instruments, is releasing a redesigned version of the self-aspirating syringe model 4957 to ensure further user friendliness. Heat-resistant Teflon is used for …

Pac-Dent introduces new iVisor Loupe and shield kit

28-07-2020

Pac-Dent has launched its iVisor™ Loupe, the newest addition to its popular iVisor reusable visor and shield kit line. The ultralight visor and shield kit are designed to provide user comfort while also accommodating any optical accessories, such as loupes or lights, under the face shield. The iVisor Loupe and shield kit protects against …

Biodentine hits more than 700 publications on Pubmed

28-07-2020

Septodont, a pharmaceutical and medical device company, has announced that BiodentineTM counts more than 700 publications on Pubmed. The number of studies may be due to the researchers’ interest regarding all the benefits the product could bring in restorative, endodontic, and paediatric procedures. BiodentineTM is based on …

3M and MIT ’s rapid diagnostic test for COVID-19 is underway

27-07-2020

To help the world respond to COVID-19, the 3M company and researchers at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) are testing a new rapid test that can detect the virus. Accelerated research is underway to learn if a simple-to-use diagnostic device can produce highly accurate results within minutes and is feasible to mass manufacture. The …

Solea all-tissue laser reduces dental aerosols and splatter by up to 99.9%

24-07-2020

Convergent Dental, Inc., developer of the industry-leading 9.3µm CO2 all-tissue Solea laser, has announced that Solea reduces dental splatter and aerosols by up to 99.9% compared to traditional handpieces. The finding supports recent guidance provided by the American Dental Association (ADA), recommending dentists to use clinical techniques …

Editor’s pickAlign Growth Summit: The future of dentistry in a year of momentous change

24-07-2020

The two-day event, conducted from a TV studio on 19 and 20 June 2020, was curated for dentists who are both current Invisalign providers or those aspiring to treat with clear aligners. Over 1,300 participants from 42 countries could connect live with several global speakers and learn from clinical, business development, and personal growth …

Editor’s pickExpasyl Exact: Cost-effective and atraumatic gingival retraction

22-07-2020

Acteon Group introduced Expasyl™ gingival retraction paste in year 2000. The product continues to be the choice of many dentists for tissue management during restorative and cosmetic dental treatment up until today. Recently, the company released a variation of the product called Expasyl™ Exact aiming to prevent wastage of …

Academy of Osseointegration's live webinar series sets records during the pandemic

21-07-2020

As the COVID-19 pandemic was putting dentists and staff in the unprecedented situation of not being able to practice in their offices, the Academy of Osseointegration (AO) just as quickly pivoted its focus, resulting in a significant increase in its online educational programming. Beginning in mid-April, the Academy started offering its most …