By Sarah Welsh
School of Dental Medicine
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Therapeutic agents intended to reduce dental plaque and prevent tooth decay are often removed by saliva and the act of swallowing before they can take effect. But a team of researchers has developed a way to keep the drugs from being washed away.
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WHO: Students and Faculty from University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine
Public Citizens for Children and Youth
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One of the keys to Songtao Shi’s productive career in research came from a seemingly humble item: his daughter’s first baby tooth.
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