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Biomimetic Enamel Remineralizing Agents

Naganandini S

Biomimetic agents play a crucial role in reducing white spot lesions by mimicking the natural processes of enamel remineralization and repair. These agents are designed to enhance the tooth's natural ability to remineralize damaged enamel, thereby reversing early signs of decay and preventing the progression of white spot lesions. Biomimetic materials typically contain bioactive components such as calcium, phosphate, and fluoride, which are essential for remineralizing enamel and restoring its strength and integrity. By delivering these essential minerals directly to the tooth surface, biomimetic agents promote the formation of new hydroxyapatite crystals, the main mineral component of enamel, and help repair the demineralized areas. Additionally, biomimetic materials often have adhesive properties, allowing them to bond effectively to the tooth surface and provide long-lasting protection against further demineralization. Overall, the use of biomimetic agents in dental care represents an innovative approach to preventing and treating white spot lesions, offering patients a minimally invasive and effective solution for maintaining optimal oral health.

Book Details

  • Publisher: LAP Lambert Academic Publishing
  • Publish Date: Feb 23rd, 2024
  • Pages: 64
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 9.00in - 6.00in - 0.15in - 0.23lb
  • EAN: 9786207466962
  • Categories: Dentistry - General