Sepp Hasslmeber: Stem-Cells Grow Teeth

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Sepp Hasslberger
Sepp Hasslberger

Good progress on the horizon in dentistry… grow a new tooth.

Stem-Cell Dental Implants Grow New Teeth Right In Your Mouth

EXTRACT

By using a procedure developed in the university’s Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine Laboratory, Dr. Mao can direct the body’s own stem cells toward the scaffold, which is made of natural materials. Once the stem cells have colonized the scaffold, a tooth can grow in the socket and then merge with the surrounding tissue.