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Functionalized magnesium alloys obtained by superplastic forming process retain osteoinductive and antibacterial properties: An in-vitro study

Dental Materials, Volume 40, Issue 3, 2024 Mar, Pages 557-562 | Tatullo, Marco; Piattelli, Adriano; Ruggiero, Roberta;…AbstractObjectivesThis study aimed to investigate the biocompatibility, osteogenic and antibacterial activity of biomedical devices based on Magnesium (Mg) Alloys manufactured by Superplastic Forming process (SPF) and subjected to Hydrothermal (HT… Source

Structural and torque changes in implant components of different diameters subjected to mechanical fatigue

Dental Materials, Volume 40, Issue 3, 2024 Mar, Pages 493-499 | dos Santos, Renan Brandenburg; Lenz, Ulysses; Griggs, Jason Alan;…AbstractObjectivesTo evaluate torque maintenance and structural damage in implant components of different diameters subjected to a fatigue challenge. MethodsThirty 10-mm-long, morse taper connection, titanium dental implants and their correspondin… Source

Effects of solvent type and UV post-cure time on 3D-printed restorative polymers

Dental Materials, Volume 40, Issue 3, 2024 Mar, Pages 451-457 | Finck, Nathalia S.; Fraga, May Anny A.; Correr, Américo B.;…AbstractObjectivesThis study evaluated the impact of different solvents and UV post-curing times on properties of 3D printing resins for provisional restorations. MethodsThe post-processing methods were tested using two solvents (isopropyl alcohol… Source

Borosilicate glass as a surface finishing alternative for improving the mechanical properties of third-generation zirconia

Dental Materials, Volume 40, Issue 3, 2024 Mar, Pages 477-483 | da Silva Rodrigues, Camila; da Silva, Ana Carolina; Sabino, Clarice Ferreira;…AbstractObjectiveThis study evaluated the effect of an experimental borosilicate glass on the mechanical and optical behavior of 5Y-PSZ zirconia and comparing it to commercial glaze and as-sintered. MethodsDisc-shaped specimens of a 5Y-PSZ (Zpex S… Source

In vitro remineralization by various ion-releasing materials of artificially demineralized dentin: A micro-CT study

Dental Materials, Volume 40, Issue 3, 2024 Mar, Pages 520-526 | François, Philippe; Benoit, Aurélie; Slimani, Lotfi;…AbstractObjectiveThe aim of this study was to evaluate the remineralizing properties of ion-releasing restorative materials on pH cycling-induced carious dentin. MethodsFifty sound molars were freshly extracted. The occlusal surfaces were abraded … Source