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Straumann Group And Nobel Biocare Settle Patent Dispute

07-01-2019

The Straumann Group and Nobel Biocare have settled their longrunning patent dispute in the USA. The dispute began in 2014 and involved an early version of the Neodent Drive CM implant, which was superceded soon afterwards. Nobel Biocare claimed that the version in question infringed two of its patents but Straumann successfully challenged one of …

Dentsply Sirona To Transfer Its SICAT Shares To The Management Of SICAT

07-01-2019

Dentsply Sirona, the world's largest manufacturer of dental products and technologies, and SICAT, provider of software and hardware solutions for the dental sector, agreed that SICAT will be taken over entirely by its management starting 1st January 2019. Dentsply Sirona will sell its shares of SICAT GmbH & Co. KG to HICAT GmbH, which is …

PREP Panel Study On Class II Solutions Systems

07-01-2019

As patients increasingly move away from amalgam restorations in their posterior teeth, with the added impetus of the Minamata Agreement by which the use of amalgam has been banned, from 1st July 2018, in children 15 years and younger and pregnant and nursing women, dental practitioners have had to use an alternative material, the most appropriate …

Protecting The Climate Through CO2 Compensation: vhf Donates To atmosfair

07-01-2019

Our increasingly globalized society thrives on mobility–both in professional and private life. At vhf, they depend on air travel for important business trips and for time-sensitive international transports. All the advantages of air travel and transportation do, however, have their downside: Air traffic is responsible for up to 10% of …

Roland DGA Named A “Top Workplace” For The Eighth Time By The Orange County Register

04-01-2019

Roland DGA Corporation, a provider of wide-format inkjet printers, dental milling machines, and other digital imaging devices, has been awarded a 2018 Top Workplaces honour by the Orange County Register. This marks the eighth time Roland DGA has received this honour from the region’s largest newspaper. The selection of companies as Top …

DentalEZ To Acquire Forest Dental

04-01-2019

DentalEZ announced the acquisition of Forest Dental, a 45-year-old manufacturer of dental operatory equipment. Located in Hillsboro Oregon, Forest is known for its highly reliable yet simple technology. The acquisition of Forest Dental gives DentalEZ an exciting new addition to a diverse and growing portfolio of dental …

Darby Dental Supply Continues South Florida Expansion With New, Larger Facility

03-01-2019

Darby Dental Supply LLC, one of the largest dental distributors in the United States, has moved to a new 13,845 square foot office located at 600 West Hillsboro Boulevard in Deerfield Beach, positioning the company for continued growth in South Florida. Relocating east from their former location in Coral Springs, the new expanded footprint at …