Scientists have found a way to restore tooth enamel
MOSCOW, 4 Jul — RIA Novosti. Scientists from London’s Queen Mary University in the UK have developed a material that can restore tooth enamel, says the magazine Nature Communications.
Previously it was thought that if the tooth enamel is exposed to damage, it cannot be recovered, and this can lead to tooth loss.
The new material on the structure and properties similar to tooth enamel. During its development involved the protein that causes the growth of crystals.
New stuff can withstand extreme temperatures, acidic food and drinks, and also allow the teeth to remain in good condition for decades.
According to statements of scientists, with the help of developed substances in the future can achieve great progress in the regeneration of hard tissues and even prevent the decay of teeth.