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Growth Factors in Dentistry

In 1986  Rita Levi Mondelcini and her colleague Stanley Cohen received the Nobel Price in Medicine for their discovery in Growth Factors. Since then a lot of research has led to understanding of the importance of Growth Factors in the human body and healing. Platelets’ regenerative potential was introduced when it was observed that they […]


Impaction is the situation where the majority of a tooth (semi- impacted) or all of the tooth remains embedded in the bone. Impaction most commonly appears in wisdom teeth, canines and more rarely in premolars. Wisdom Tooth – a nickname of the third molar. These are the last teeth that usually come into the mouth […]