Take a Bite Out of Oral Bacteria with 3D Teeth!


OMG, it’s true…truth really is stranger than fiction…

from The Smithsonian:

Now, researchers at the University of Groningen in the Netherlands have come up with a way to 3D print teeth and other dental implants out of antimicrobial polymers. The new teeth would kill the bacteria, Streptococcus mutans, which collects in the mouth and causes tooth decay.

Read more: http://www.smithsonianmag.com/innovation/these-3d-printed-teeth-fight-bacteria-180957030/#JoMFrfRCwJXDgLWV.99

3D tooth

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