Inhibition of MMPs by alcohols

Nov 28, 2017 by in Dental Materials Comments Off on Inhibition of MMPs by alcohols

Abstract Objectives While screening the activity of potential inhibitors of matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs), due to the limited water solubility of some of the compounds, they had to be solubilized in…

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Non-invasive quantification of resin–dentin interfacial gaps using optical coherence tomography: Validation against confocal microscopy

Nov 28, 2017 by in Dental Materials Comments Off on Non-invasive quantification of resin–dentin interfacial gaps using optical coherence tomography: Validation against confocal microscopy

Abstract Objectives Regardless of the cause, gap formation at the tooth–restoration interface may result in treatment failure; non-destructive assessment and monitoring of these defects are important. The aim of this…

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Analyses of a cantilever-beam based instrument for evaluating the development of polymerization stresses

Nov 28, 2017 by in Dental Materials Comments Off on Analyses of a cantilever-beam based instrument for evaluating the development of polymerization stresses

Abstract Objective This investigation was to generate (1) guidelines for designing a tensometer that satisfies the necessary accuracy and sensitivity requirements for measuring polymerization stress (PS), and (2) a formula…

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Chairside vs. labside ceramic inlays: Effect of temporary restoration and adhesive luting on enamel cracks and marginal integrity

Nov 28, 2017 by in Dental Materials Comments Off on Chairside vs. labside ceramic inlays: Effect of temporary restoration and adhesive luting on enamel cracks and marginal integrity

Abstract Objectives To assess the influence of different temporary restorations and luting techniques of labside and chairside ceramic inlays on enamel defects and marginal integrity. Methods 120 extracted human third…

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Replacement of radiopacifier in mineral trioxide aggregate; characterization and determination of physical properties

Nov 28, 2017 by in Dental Materials Comments Off on Replacement of radiopacifier in mineral trioxide aggregate; characterization and determination of physical properties

Abstract Objective Investigation of the replacement of bismuth oxide by zirconium oxide in mineral trioxide aggregate (MTA) and characterization and evaluation of the radiopacity and physical properties of varying replacements…

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