Using the intrinsic properties of the peptide
Intelligently designed peptides have the ability to form three-dimensional fibre-networks or matrices. These matrices can be used for biological processes such as mineralisation of enamel. That is what scientists from the University of Leeds, UK, have shown for P11-4 – the main component of CURODONT™ – in various in vitro studies and a clinical trial.
Additional clinical studies are presently conducted investigating the efficacy of the technology in various dental indications.
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