Alzheimer’s Drug Could Be Used To Naturally Regenerate Teeth

Researchers have found a way to regenerate rotten teeth. Using a drug normally given to treat those with Alzheimers, a team of scientists have managed to repair cavities by stimulating the naturally occurring stem cells in the tooth to rebuild itsdense bony tissue. While dentists can treat tooth decay and cavities, the solution is not always satisfactory. Current cements used to fill in the holes can crack or disintegrate, often leading to repeated jobs for the worst cavities. Eventually, it can even lead to the tooth in question being removed, as the hole can never fully be treated. But by [ ]


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