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Sleep Apnea Oral Device

A hybrid device employing 2 previously FDA approved devices working in concert to address obstructive sleep apnea and snoring. A fully adjustable oral device employing a palate lifter and tongue retainer to maintain an airway during sleep for those afflicted with obstructive sleep apnea. The pala...
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A Hands-Free, Wearable, and Fully Automatic Tooth Brush

I am an inventor and the patent-owner of a proprietary design of a HANDS-FREE, WEARABLE, and AUTOMATIC tooth-brush. The patented design that I would like to present to you is an innovation that has the potential to be developed into a new product line suitable to both niche and the mass market. T...
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Flossing Device with Internal Floss Feed

A flossing device having internal floss feed in which floss is advanced from a storage chamber inside the handle of the device, through feed gears, to a pair of spaced apart tines. Spent floss is returned through the return gears, the return drive gear having a greater diameter than the feed drive ...
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Topical Anesthetic for Expedited Wound Healing and Pain Relief

Heals cuts, burns, acute wounds, acute diabetic wounds, herpatic lesions, shingles rash, insect bites and stings, stomatitis, and radiation burns. Most lesions heal in 24 to 48 hours without infection or reported pain. University studied with pre-clinical and clinical trials. Topical has been pub...
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Root Pin for the Endodontic Care of a Root-stump

In order to improve a root pin (10) for the endodontic care of a root-stump, in particular combined with occlusal caps, said root pin has a one-piece base body (14) made from a plastic matrix material and it offers increased safety in relation to pin and root fractures. According to the invention, s...
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Endodontic pin for introducing into a curved root canal with a single-piece base body, comprises a plastic matrix, which is reinforced with fibers that are embedded parallel to a longitudinal axis in

The endodontic pin for introducing into a curved root canal with a single-piece base body (1), comprises a plastic matrix (2), which is reinforced with fibers (3) that are embedded parallel to a longitudinal axis in the plastic matrix. The base body has zones with different flexural and torsional st...
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Methods of Detecting Charcot-Marie Tooth Disease Type 2A

Methods are described for screening a subject for risk of Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease Type 2A or for diagnosing Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease or a predisposition for developing Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease in a subject, by detecting the presence or absence of a mutation in the mitofusin gene in a biolo...
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Snap-on Two-piece Emergence Profile Healing Abutment

A snap-on two-piece emergence profile healing abutment provides a trans-gingival piece that can create various gingival shapes and contours of the dental implant emergence profile. The device consists of two main components: a central piece similar to standard healing abutments, having multiple face...
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Dental Brush Assembly and Method for Making the Same

A dental brush assembly includes an elongate handle having first and second coupling ends sized and shaped to couple with at least a first detachable dental brush. The first coupling end is at a first angle relative to a handle longitudinal axis and the second coupling end is at a second different a...
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Atmospheric Non-Thermal Gas Plasma Method for Dental Surface Treatment

The provision of dental restorations can be improved by generating a cold atmospheric plasma inside the mouth of the patient and then applying that cold atmospheric plasma onto a dental restoration site. The dental restoration site can be composed of either or both of dentin and enamel. Further, the...
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Tooth Scaffolds

Provided is an acellular mammalian tooth-shaped scaffold comprising a compound that is chemotactic, osteogenic, dentinogenic, amelogenic, or cementogenic. Also provided is a method of replacing a tooth in the mouth of a mammal, where the tooth is absent and a tooth socket is present in the mouth at ...
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Dental Stem Cell Reprogramming

Provided is dental stem cell comprising an Oct3/4 transgene. Also provided is a method of making a pluripotent stem cell. Additionally, a method of preparing an insulin-secreting cell is provided. Further provided is an insulin-secreting cell prepared by that method. A method of preparing a chondroc...
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Dental Diagnostic and Dental Restoration Methods, Systems, Apparatuses, and Devices

Devices, methods, and systems for the design, fabrication, modification, and implantation of dental prostheses. An implant is created that has a shape closely or precisely conforming to the natural shape of a modified or unmodified tooth socket. The implant is used to anchor any of a variety of dent...
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Snapin and Methods for Regulation of Microtubule Assembly and Dendrite Growth and Branching

Fragments of snapin important for interaction with cypin and thus regulating microtubule assembly are provided. Also provided are methods of use of said fragments and kits to facilitate said methods....
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Dentinal Drug Delivery Composition

The present invention is a dentinal drug delivery composition composed of cationic and/or neutral porous particles containing an effective amount of a therapeutic agent and a method for using the same to provide a dental treatment....
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Compositions and Methods for Modulating Immunogenic Responses By Activating Dendritic Cells

The conjugated peptide constructs described herein can be used to induce production of dendritic cells that generate cytokines. The vaccine-bearing dendritic cells can be administered to induce T cell mediated immune modulating responses....
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Hydroxyapatite and Bioglass-based Pellets, Production Process and Applications of Thereof

The present invention refers to hydroxyapatite and bioglass-based pellets of homogeneous size and spherical shape, whose interconnective porous structure, in the micrometer range, allows for an enhanced osteoconductivity and osteointegratioh, with specific application as a synthetic bone graft and t...
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Ceramic Crucible and Method for Producing Thereof

Ceramic crucible and coating of that inner surface for the melting of metals in the fast operation inductive kiln, for example, requirement in the dental technique. In order to prolong lifetime of aluminium silicate crucible, namely, to increase number of melting cycle in this crucible, for example,...
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Solid Teeth Bleaching Device

A teeth bleaching device (100) for bleaching teeth is described being a dry teeth bleaching device, prior to use. The teeth bleaching device (100) comprises a fibrous, non-hydratable polymer structure (110) and a hydratable solid teeth bleaching agent (120) embedded in the fibrous structure prior to...
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Typodont for Demonstrating Orthodontic Occlusal Problems and the Correction Thereof

The invention relates to a method of demonstrating use of an orthodontic removable appliance component, which method employs a typodont having an adjustable part (i.e. a tooth, teeth, palate) that is capable of simulating an orthodontic occlusal problem of the type correctable by a removable applian...
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Dental Formulations for the Prevention of Dental Erosion

The invention relates to a therapeutic method for preventing and/or inhibiting dental erosion in a mammalian subject, and the provision of a dental care product for performing the method. The dental care product of the invention comprises a starch-degrading enzyme of E. C. 3.2.1.1, wherein said prod...
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Ancilliary for Orthodontic Applications

An ancillary for an orthodontic anchorage device comprises a coupling arrangement operable to be secured to the orthodontic anchorage device. A substantially rigid arm extends from the coupling arrangement and is operable to impart a force on an orthodontic arrangement by way of a magnetic system....
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Screw

An orthodontic mini-screw comprises a screw head arranged to be coupled to an ancillary member. A threaded body couples to the screw head and has a first portion arranged to locate in a cortical bone layer of a patient's jaw bone. A second portion of the threaded body is arranged to extend a predefi...
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Fluoride Composition and Methods for Dental Mineralization

The present invention relates to compositions and methods for mineralizing a dental surface or subsurface including providing a composition including stabilized ACP and a source of fluoride ions....
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Abrasive Agents

The present invention relates to the use of a polyalkenoate acid, such as polyacrylic acid or polymaleic acid, in the manufacture of an air abrasive agent for use in conditioning dental tissue, methods of using such air abrasive agents, dental compositions comprising a polyalkenoate acid, air abrasi...
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Composition and Method for Detection of Demineralisation

The invention relates to a composition for the detection of tooth demineralisation. More specifically, the invention concerns a composition comprising a complex capable of producing an optical signal characteristic of the presence of free ions, the pharmaceutical uses of such a composition, and meth...
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Novel Dental Prosthesis and Cariostatic Method

A dental prosthetic having a physiologically acceptable base material and a surface deposit of antibacterial agent. The prosthetic may be a cap or crown, or orthodontic bracket. The antibacterial agent may be bacteriostatic or bactericidal in effect. The invention provides a novel approach to the pr...
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Approximal Imaging Device

The invention relates to an intraoral approximal assessment device comprising an approximal optical portion adapted to fit within an intraoral approximal space, a means of applying a disclosing substance to the intraoral approximal space or at least one of the approximal surfaces of the contacting t...
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Apparatus and Method for Mineralising Biological Materials

An apparatus and method for mineralising demineralised and hypo-mineralised biological material such as tooth or bone. The apparatus has a probe electrode for receiving a mineralisation agent and a counter electrode. It is also provided with means for controlling the electrical signal provided to th...
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Amidobetaine solution for oral care

The patent includes an aqueous composition for oral care use comprising an amidobetaine solution. The solution includes the following five advantages: 1) The process of the present invention gives an amidobetaine composition that is most suitable for oral care applications (mouth rinses and toot...
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Advanced toothbrush with toothpaste dispenser

The advanced toothbrush is provided with toothpaste dispenser along with its handle. In this novel concept toothpaste is supplied to the bristles with the help of a piston that forces the paste to travel to the bristles and hence to the teeth of user. The system is highly portable. The Indian Patent...
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A Chewing Gum for Preventing Tooth Decay

Highlights Bacteria immobilized in biofilms coating teeth (dental plaque) cause dental diseases and disorders. Special additives in chewing gum cause active absorption of bacterial biofilm from teeth Significantly successful results in 130 humans: between 10x-100x improved reduction in cariogenic...
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Detection of Porphyromonas Gingivalis

This invention is an accurate and sensitive system to detect the presence of Porphyromonas gingivalis, a bacterial strain associated with the development of periodontal disease. The bacteria are detected by identifying the presence of DNA specific t o the strain. This is accomplished via the polymer...
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Method for Inhibiting Proteases in the Oral Cavity

Sensitive teeth, a condition which affects more than 45 million Americans each year, likely results from exposed dentinal tubules. A number of products have been developed that either occlude the exposed dentinal tubules or desensitize the nerves r esponsible for transmitting signals that the brain ...
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Novel Monomer-Free Light-Cured Glass-Ionomer System for Improved Dental Restoratives

FEATURES Glass-ionomer cements are one of the most promising restoratives in dentistry. Since their invention, these cements have been successfully applied in dentistry for more than 25 years. The success of these cements is attributed to the facts that they are known for their unique properties s...
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