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A pain in the tooth

The FINANCIAL -- Researchers discover why cold induces tooth pain and hypersensitivity…

Researchers awarded £2.6M to tackle child tooth decay

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The FINANCIAL -- Researchers from the University of Liverpool and Queen’s University Belfast have been awarded £2.6 million to tackle the problem of tooth decay, which is now the leading cause of planned hospital admissions for children under the age of 11 in England and Northern Ireland, according to University of Liverpool.…

A pain in the tooth

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The FINANCIAL -- Researchers discover why cold induces tooth pain and hypersensitivity — and how to stop it. Researchers report in Science Advances that they have uncovered a new function for odontoblasts, the cells that form dentin, the shell beneath the tooth’s enamel that encases the soft dental pulp containing nerves and blood vessels, Harvard University…