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Biolux Gets a Patent

Biolux Research Ltd, Vancouver, Canada, has announced that the European Patent Office intends to grant Biolux a patent related to light therapy devices for treatment of bone disorders and biostimulation of bone and soft tissue. The patent relates to

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Mydent Donates to Give Kids a Smile

During an event on February 3, 2012, Mydent International, Hauppage, NY, will donate a number of products to Give Kids A Smile (GKAS) a nonprofit devoted to improving the oral health of children in need.Products to be donated include Marvy Masque

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topsOrtho 5.0 to Debut at topsFest 2012

tops Software, Marietta, Ga, will debut topsOrtho version 5.0 at its upcoming topsFest 2012event, which will be held February 2 to 4, 2012, in New Orleans. Theevent is for orthodontists and their staff members who use thetopsOrtho

Ortho Caps Challenges Align Technology’s European Patents

Ortho Caps GmbH, a German dental product company that makes and sells orthodontic aligners, plans to challenge Align Technology’sEuropean patents. The legal action comes after Align filed a patentinfringement lawsuit against Ortho Caps in

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Fastbraces Offers the Fastbraces Bracket System

Fastbraces, Plano, Tex, offers its Fastbraces bracket system, developed by Anthony Viazis, DDS.According to the company, the system uses a triangular bracket thattypically allows orthodontists to use just one wire throughouttreatment, thus

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White Publishes Orthodontic Pearls

Larry W. White, DDS, MSD, has published Orthodontic Pearls: A Clinician’s Guide.The 200-page book is a collection of clinical and management tipswritten by 122 authors from around the world. According to White, thebook "rests on the premise