Research Focuses On Growing New Teeth

Researchers have moved a little bit closer to the day when new teeth can be grown to replace damaged or missing teeth. One set of researchers has succeeded in growing teeth tissue on bio-degradable scaffolding in rats. Another group has been able to coax stem cells to form tooth structures in mice. Both reports appear in the July issue of the Journal of Dental Research

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  1. neena

    8 February 2005 at 11.30 am

    what successes do you know of people who have grown new teeth ? I am determined, and i have already met a lady who has grown one (it is perfect), and i have heard of others…all knowledge appreciated …….bright blessings neena *

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