Tag: "fluoride" at biology news
Nanoparticles can track cells deep within living organisms
...st commonly known for being an element included in fluoride
toothpastes. Wickline, who heads the Siteman Center of Cancer Nanotechnology Excellence, says this technology offers significant advantages over other cell-labeling technologies under development. "We can tune an MRI scanner to the specific frequ...
Tetracycline plus teeth equal gray smile
...lves placing the patient on a prescription dose of fluoride
toothpaste for two weeks in order to minimize tooth sensitivity from the whitening solutions. Then, the patient comes in for a one-hour tooth whitening session, where the enamel is painted with the whitening solution and "cured" under a UV light. The...
New study reveals promising osteoporosis treatment
...eloped by combining magnesium (Mg), zinc (Zn), and fluoride
(F) ions in a calcium-phosphate (CaP) matrix does not have the side effects of the current pharmaceutical-based treatments. Perhaps more importantly, a Mg/Zn/F-CaP supplement would be inexpensive to produce and would not require FDA approval. Dr. L...
Fluoride poisoning in China due to clay, not coal
... southwest China suffer from potentially-crippling fluoride
poisoning because they burn a mixture of clay and ...hemistry in Guizhou province show that the average fluoride
content of coal burnt in Guizhou is lower than in any other major coal-burning province in China. I...