University of Nottingham

Dr Adam Celiz, Marie Curie Research Fellow at The University of Nottingham, awarded RSC prize for work on fillings that heal your teeth

Fillings that heal your teeth

2016 News

Fillings that heal your teeth – how regenerative medicine could change your visit to the dentist

Researchers at The University of Nottingham and the Wyss Institute at Harvard University have developed therapeutic synthetic, light-curable, biomaterials. They allow native dental stem cells inside teeth to repair and regenerate dentin.

The research won second prize in the materials category of the Royal Society of Chemistry’s  Emerging Technologies Competition 2016.

Read the full story here