Freitas Jr., Robert A.
November 2000
Journal of the American Dental Association (JADA);Nov2000, Vol. 131 Issue 11, p1559
Academic Journal
Discusses how nanodentistry will make possible the maintenance of comprehensive oral health by involving the use of nanomaterials, biotechnology and dental nanorobotics. Use of nanocomputers to activate, control and deactivate nanomechanical devices; Applications of nanorobotics to dentistry; Major tooth repair; Renaturalization procedures; Dentin hypersensitivity.


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