Toothless No More – Researchers Using Stem Cells to Grow New Teeth

Discussion in 'Science and Technology' started by Matthew, May 10, 2012.

  1. Matthew
    Offline

    Matthew Blue dog all the way!

    Joined:
    Mar 16, 2010
    Messages:
    49,755
    Thanks Received:
    4,609
    Trophy Points:
    1,885
    Location:
    Portland Oregon
    Ratings:
    +15,215
    Toothless No More – Researchers Using Stem Cells to Grow New Teeth


    For years, researchers have investigated stem cells in an effort to grow teeth made for a person’s own cells. Toward this end, endodontics professor Dr. Peter Murray and colleagues from the College of Dental Medicine at Nova Southeastern University (NSU) have developed methods to control adult stem cell growth toward generating dental tissue and “real” replacement teeth.

    http://singularityhu...grow-new-teeth/
     
  2. whitehall
    Offline

    whitehall Gold Member

    Joined:
    Dec 28, 2010
    Messages:
    27,854
    Thanks Received:
    4,346
    Trophy Points:
    290
    Location:
    Western Va.
    Ratings:
    +10,834
    Another pipe dream disguised as news.
     
  3. JimBowie1958
    Offline

    JimBowie1958 Old Fogey

    Joined:
    Sep 25, 2011
    Messages:
    39,343
    Thanks Received:
    5,506
    Trophy Points:
    1,170
    Location:
    Fredericksburg, VA
    Ratings:
    +21,477
    Lol, why so negative?

    I bet they'll get it to work within a few years.
     
  4. JimBowie1958
    Offline

    JimBowie1958 Old Fogey

    Joined:
    Sep 25, 2011
    Messages:
    39,343
    Thanks Received:
    5,506
    Trophy Points:
    1,170
    Location:
    Fredericksburg, VA
    Ratings:
    +21,477
    And Appalachians across the country celebrate with great merriment.

    :D
     
  5. uscitizen
    Offline

    uscitizen Senior Member

    Joined:
    May 6, 2007
    Messages:
    45,941
    Thanks Received:
    4,791
    Trophy Points:
    48
    Location:
    My Shack
    Ratings:
    +4,807
    Wow Fetus Gum will regrow your teeth!
     

Share This Page

Search tags for this page

regrow teeth