Summary: The hard portion of the tooth surrounding the pulp, covered by enamel on the crown and cementum on the root, which is harder and denser than bone but softer than enamel, and is thus readily abraded when left unprotected. (From Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992)

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  1. Lenzi T, Bonifacio C, Bonecker M, Amerongen W, Nogueira F, Raggio D. Flowable glass ionomer cement layer bonding to sound and carious primary dentin. J Dent Child (Chic). 2013;80:20-4 pubmed
    The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effect of a flowable glass ionomer cement (GIC) layer application on bond strength to sound (SD) and carious primary dentin (CD).
  2. Nakatomi M, Ida Yonemochi H, Ohshima H. Lymphoid enhancer-binding factor 1 expression precedes dentin sialophosphoprotein expression during rat odontoblast differentiation and regeneration. J Endod. 2013;39:612-8 pubmed publisher
    ..factor 1 (Lef1) is a transcription factor that mediates Wnt signaling and has been suggested to regulate dentin sialophosphoprotein (Dspp) expression in vitro...
  3. Prado M, Simão R, Gomes B. Effect of different irrigation protocols on resin sealer bond strength to dentin. J Endod. 2013;39:689-92 pubmed publisher
    The aim of this study was to evaluate the influence of different irrigation protocols on resin-based sealer bond strength to dentin and the associated failure pattern.
  4. Ubaldini A, Baesso M, Medina Neto A, Sato F, Bento A, Pascotto R. Hydrogen peroxide diffusion dynamics in dental tissues. J Dent Res. 2013;92:661-5 pubmed publisher
    The aim of this study was to investigate the diffusion dynamics of 25% hydrogen peroxide (H2O2) through enamel-dentin layers and to correlate it with dentin's structural alterations...
  5. Cheng L, Zhang K, Weir M, Liu H, Zhou X, Xu H. Effects of antibacterial primers with quaternary ammonium and nano-silver on Streptococcus mutans impregnated in human dentin blocks. Dent Mater. 2013;29:462-72 pubmed publisher
    ..effect of antibacterial primers containing QADM and NAg on the inhibition of Streptococcus mutans impregnated into dentin blocks for the first time, and (2) the effect of QADM or NAg alone or in combination, and the effect of NAg mass ..
  6. Liu Y, Chen M, Yao X, Xu C, Zhang Y, Wang Y. Enhancement in dentin collagen's biological stability after proanthocyanidins treatment in clinically relevant time periods. Dent Mater. 2013;29:485-92 pubmed publisher
    To investigate whether proanthocyanidins (PA) is capable of improving dentin collagen's biological stability through cross-linking within time periods that are clinically relevant.
  7. Ricketts D, Lamont T, Innes N, Kidd E, Clarkson J. Operative caries management in adults and children. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2013;:CD003808 pubmed publisher
    ..This is an update of a Cochrane review first published in 2006...
  8. Sampaio R, Wang L, Carvalho R, Garcia E, Andrade A, Klein Junior C, et al. Six-month evaluation of a resin/dentin interface created by methacrylate and silorane-based materials. J Appl Oral Sci. 2013;21:80-4 pubmed
    This study aimed to compare the micro-tensile bond strength of methacrylate resin systems to a silorane-based restorative system on dentin after 24 hours and six months water storage.
  9. Zhang K, Cheng L, Wu E, Weir M, Bai Y, Xu H. Effect of water-ageing on dentine bond strength and anti-biofilm activity of bonding agent containing new monomer dimethylaminododecyl methacrylate. J Dent. 2013;41:504-13 pubmed publisher

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  1. Berger S, Tabchoury C, Ambrosano G, Giannini M. Hydrogen peroxide penetration into the pulp chamber and dental permeability after bleaching. Gen Dent. 2013;61:e21-5 pubmed
    ..05). However, the increase of dental permeability in the group that received 50% HP was significantly higher than the 10% HP group (P < 0.05). The results indicate that the HP bleaching treatments increased dental permeability...
  2. Gunier R, Bradman A, Jerrett M, Smith D, Harley K, Austin C, et al. Determinants of manganese in prenatal dentin of shed teeth from CHAMACOS children living in an agricultural community. Environ Sci Technol. 2013;47:11249-57 pubmed publisher
    ..and Mn dust loading (?g/m(2) of floor area) during pregnancy were associated with higher Mn levels in prenatal dentin (p < 0.05). Maternal smoking during pregnancy was inversely related to Mn levels in prenatal dentin (p < 0...
  3. Teti G, Salvatore V, Ruggeri A, Manzoli L, Gesi M, Orsini G, et al. In vitro reparative dentin: a biochemical and morphological study. Eur J Histochem. 2013;57:e23 pubmed publisher
    ..Biochemical assays demonstrated that the differentiated phenotype expressed odontoblast markers, such as Dentin Matrix Protein 1 (DMP1) and Dentin Sialoprotein (DSP), as well as type I collagen...
  4. Ghoddusi J, Dibaji F, Marandi S. Correlation between sealer penetration and microleakage following the use of MTAD as a final irrigant. Aust Endod J. 2010;36:109-13 pubmed publisher
    ..Statistically, there was no significant difference between the sealer penetration into the dentinal tubules and the dye penetration. ..
  5. Nagas E, Uyanik M, Eymirli A, Cehreli Z, Vallittu P, Lassila L, et al. Dentin moisture conditions affect the adhesion of root canal sealers. J Endod. 2012;38:240-4 pubmed publisher
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effects of intraradicular moisture conditions on the push-out bond strength of root canal sealers...
  6. Chandra S, Shankar P, Indira R. Depth of penetration of four resin sealers into radicular dentinal tubules: a confocal microscopic study. J Endod. 2012;38:1412-6 pubmed publisher
    ..The aim of this in vitro study was to evaluate the depth of penetration of 4 different endodontic resin sealers into the radicular dentinal tubules with the aid of confocal microscopy...
  7. Borges B, Campos G, da Silveira A, de Lima K, Pinheiro I. Efficacy of a pit and fissure sealant in arresting dentin non-cavitated caries: a 1-year follow-up, randomized, single-blind, controlled clinical trial. Am J Dent. 2010;23:311-6 pubmed
    To evaluate the efficacy of conservative treatment of dentin non-cavitated caries using a resin-based fluoride-containing pit and fissure sealant...
  8. de Assis D, Prado M, Simão R. Evaluation of the interaction between endodontic sealers and dentin treated with different irrigant solutions. J Endod. 2011;37:1550-2 pubmed publisher
    b>Dentin surface treatment with different substances might cause alterations in chemical and structural compositions of the human dentin...
  9. Wen X, Nie X, Zhang L, Liu L, Deng M. Adipose tissue-deprived stem cells acquire cementoblast features treated with dental follicle cell conditioned medium containing dentin non-collagenous proteins in vitro. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2011;409:583-9 pubmed publisher
    ..of ADSCs was assessed after treatment with dental follicle cell conditioned medium (DFCCM) containing dentin non-collagenous proteins (dNCPs). ADSCs exhibited a fibroblast-like morphology and high proliferative capacity...
  10. Kim D, Kim J, Choi K, Kim S. The influence of chlorhexidine on the remineralization of demineralized dentine. J Dent. 2011;39:855-62 pubmed publisher
    ..The application of the 0.2% and 2% CHX seemed to be effective in promoting the remineralization of demineralized dentine. The application of the 0.2% and 2% CHX positively influences on the dentine remineralization. ..
  11. Foster B, Nagatomo K, Tso H, Tran A, Nociti F, Narisawa S, et al. Tooth root dentin mineralization defects in a mouse model of hypophosphatasia. J Bone Miner Res. 2013;28:271-82 pubmed publisher
    ..In Alpl(-/-) mice, dentin mineralization is specifically delayed in the root; however, reports from human HPP patients are variable and ..
  12. Li R, Guo W, Yang B, Guo L, Sheng L, Chen G, et al. Human treated dentin matrix as a natural scaffold for complete human dentin tissue regeneration. Biomaterials. 2011;32:4525-38 pubmed publisher
    ..Treated dentin matrix (TDM) from a rat has recently been shown to be a suitable scaffold for rat dentin regeneration...
  13. Pucci C, de Oliveira R, Caneppele T, Torres C, Borges A, Tay F. Effects of surface treatment, hydration and application method on the bond strength of a silorane adhesive and resin system to dentine. J Dent. 2013;41:278-86 pubmed publisher
    ..According to the results of the present in vitro study, modification of the application protocols for the silorane-based adhesive system may improve its clinical performance. ..
  14. Rangiani A, Cao Z, Liu Y, Voisey Rodgers A, Jiang Y, Qin C, et al. Dentin matrix protein 1 and phosphate homeostasis are critical for postnatal pulp, dentin and enamel formation. Int J Oral Sci. 2012;4:189-95 pubmed publisher
    Deletion or mutation of dentin matrix protein 1 (DMP1) leads to hypophosphatemic rickets and defects within the dentin...
  15. Osorio R, Yamauti M, Osorio E, Ruiz Requena M, Pashley D, Tay F, et al. Zinc reduces collagen degradation in demineralized human dentin explants. J Dent. 2011;39:148-53 pubmed publisher
    b>Dentin matrix metalloproteinases are implicated in the pathogenesis of caries and contribute to collagen degradation in resin-dentin interfaces...
  16. Vilanova W, Carvalho Junior J, Alfredo E, Sousa Neto M, Silva Sousa Y. Effect of intracanal irrigants on the bond strength of epoxy resin-based and methacrylate resin-based sealers to root canal walls. Int Endod J. 2012;45:42-8 pubmed publisher
    ..The use of 1% NaOCl for 30?min with 17% EDTA as final irrigant for 5?min increased the bond strength of Epiphany. ..
  17. de Alcântara C, Corrêa Faria P, Vasconcellos W, Ramos Jorge M. Combined technique with dentin post reinforcement and original fragment reattachment for the esthetic recovery of a fractured anterior tooth: a case report. Dent Traumatol. 2010;26:447-50 pubmed publisher
    ..The treatments used were dentin post (biological post) reinforcement and reattachment of the fragment...
  18. Cummins D. Recent advances in dentin hypersensitivity: clinically proven treatments for instant and lasting sensitivity relief. Am J Dent. 2010;23 Spec No A:3A-13A pubmed
    To provide a brief overview of the diagnosis, epidemiology, etiology and clinical management of dentin hypersensitivity, to discuss technical approaches to relieve sensitivity, with special emphasis on dentin tubule occlusion and the ..
  19. Liu Y, Li N, Qi Y, Niu L, Elshafiy S, Mao J, et al. The use of sodium trimetaphosphate as a biomimetic analog of matrix phosphoproteins for remineralization of artificial caries-like dentin. Dent Mater. 2011;27:465-77 pubmed publisher
    ..STMP) as a biomimetic analog of matrix phosphoproteins for remineralization of artificial carious-affected dentin. Artificial carious lesions with lesion depths of 300±30?m were created by pH-cycling. 2...
  20. About I. Dentin regeneration in vitro: the pivotal role of supportive cells. Adv Dent Res. 2011;23:320-4 pubmed publisher
    The elaboration of dentin-pulp engineering strategies requires the investigation of not only progenitor cell potentials but also their interactions with other non-progenitor "supportive" cells...
  21. Koehne T, Marshall R, Jeschke A, Kahl Nieke B, Schinke T, Amling M. Osteopetrosis, osteopetrorickets and hypophosphatemic rickets differentially affect dentin and enamel mineralization. Bone. 2013;53:25-33 pubmed publisher
    ..Since individuals with dysfunctional osteoclasts often develop osteomyelitis of the jaw, we have analyzed, if dentin and enamel mineralization are differentially affected in OP and OPR...
  22. Fang P, Lam R, Beniash E. Relationships between dentin and enamel mineral at the dentino-enamel boundary: electron tomography and high-resolution transmission electron microscopy study. Eur J Oral Sci. 2011;119 Suppl 1:120-4 pubmed publisher
    ..secretory stage of amelogenesis revealed that nascent enamel crystals are co-aligned and closely associated with dentin crystallites in the mineralized von Korff fibers, with the distances between dentin and enamel crystals in the ..
  23. Aguilera F, Osorio R, Osorio E, Moura P, Toledano M. Wetting ability of an acetone/based etch&rinse adhesive after NaOCl-treatment. Med Oral Patol Oral Cir Bucal. 2012;17:e644-8 pubmed
    to evaluate the effect of sodium hypochlorite (NaOCl) treatment on surface dentin roughness (Ra) and contact angle (CA) when using Prime&Bond NT adhesive (PB NT).
  24. Bitter K, Perdigao J, Exner M, Neumann K, Kielbassa A, Sterzenbach G. Reliability of fiber post bonding to root canal dentin after simulated clinical function in vitro. Oper Dent. 2012;37:397-405 pubmed publisher
    ..Therefore, endodontically treated teeth that are restored using fiber posts may benefit from additional reinforcement via coronal restorations using adequate ferrules and/or adhesive techniques. ..
  25. Hannig C, Gaeding A, Basche S, Richter G, Helbig R, Hannig M. Effect of conventional mouthrinses on initial bioadhesion to enamel and dentin in situ. Caries Res. 2013;47:150-61 pubmed publisher
    The study aimed to investigate the effect of a customary fluoride solution, containing sodium fluoride and amine fluoride, on initial biofilm formation on enamel and dentin in situ compared directly to chlorhexidine.
  26. Korkmaz Y, Gurgan S, Firat E, Nathanson D. Effect of adhesives and thermocycling on the shear bond strength of a nano-composite to coronal and root dentin. Oper Dent. 2010;35:522-9 pubmed publisher
    ..adhesives and thermocycling on the shear bond strength (SBS) of a nano-composite to coronal and root dentin. FIFTY-SIX EXTRACTED HUMAN MOLARS WERE mounted and ground to expose coronal and root dentin surfaces and were ..
  27. Hayashi M, Fujitani M, Yamaki C, Momoi Y. Ways of enhancing pulp preservation by stepwise excavation--a systematic review. J Dent. 2011;39:95-107 pubmed publisher
    ..aspects including clinical success, effects of reducing cariogenic bacteria, possibility of hardening softened dentin, and likelihood of generating tertiary dentin...
  28. Chu C, Mei L, Seneviratne C, Lo E. Effects of silver diamine fluoride on dentine carious lesions induced by Streptococcus mutans and Actinomyces naeslundii biofilms. Int J Paediatr Dent. 2012;22:2-10 pubmed publisher
    ..mutans or A. naeslundii formed on dentine surfaces. SDF slowed down demineralization of dentine. This dual activity could be the reason behind clinical success of SDF...
  29. Dejak B, Młotkowski A, Langot C. Three-dimensional finite element analysis of molars with thin-walled prosthetic crowns made of various materials. Dent Mater. 2012;28:433-41 pubmed publisher
    ..The aim of the study was to compare the strength of thin-walled molar crowns made of various materials under simulation of mastication...
  30. Egilmez F, Ergun G, Cekic Nagas I, Vallittu P, Lassila L. Influence of cement thickness on the bond strength of tooth-colored posts to root dentin after thermal cycling. Acta Odontol Scand. 2013;71:175-82 pubmed publisher
    ..In addition, thermal cycling drastically influenced bond strengths of the tested post materials. The fit between tooth-colored endodontic posts and post spaces should be as tight as possible. ..
  31. Ausiello P, Franciosa P, Martorelli M, Watts D. Numerical fatigue 3D-FE modeling of indirect composite-restored posterior teeth. Dent Mater. 2011;27:423-30 pubmed publisher
    ..Tessellated surfaces of enamel and dentin were extracted by applying segmentation and classification algorithms, to sets of 2D image data...
  32. Bertassoni L, Habelitz S, Marshall S, Marshall G. Mechanical recovery of dentin following remineralization in vitro--an indentation study. J Biomech. 2011;44:176-81 pubmed publisher
    This study sought to gain insights into the steps leading to remineralization and mechanical recovery of hydrated dentin. Mechanical recovery in water was hypothesized to result from effective mineral matrix binding and to occur from the ..
  33. Ozcan M, Schoonbeek G, Gokce B, Cömlekoglu E, Dundar M. Bond strength comparison of amalgam repair protocols using resin composite in situations with and without dentin exposure. Oper Dent. 2010;35:655-62 pubmed publisher
    ..The current study compared the repair bond strengths of a resin composite to amalgam and an amalgam-dentin complex after various surface conditioning methods...
  34. Liu Y, Tjäderhane L, Breschi L, Mazzoni A, Li N, Mao J, et al. Limitations in bonding to dentin and experimental strategies to prevent bond degradation. J Dent Res. 2011;90:953-68 pubmed publisher
    The limited durability of resin-dentin bonds severely compromises the lifetime of tooth-colored restorations...
  35. Simon S, Berdal A, Cooper P, Lumley P, Tomson P, Smith A. Dentin-pulp complex regeneration: from lab to clinic. Adv Dent Res. 2011;23:340-5 pubmed publisher
  36. Shokouhinejad N, Sabeti M, Gorjestani H, Saghiri M, Lotfi M, Hoseini A. Penetration of Epiphany, Epiphany self-etch, and AH Plus into dentinal tubules: a scanning electron microscopy study. J Endod. 2011;37:1316-9 pubmed publisher
    ..05). It could be concluded that the average penetration for Epiphany into dentinal tubules within the middle third of the roots was significantly deeper than that of Epiphany SE and AH Plus. ..
  37. Bagis B, Bagis Y, Hasanreisoglu U. Bonding effectiveness of a self-adhesive resin-based luting cement to dentin after provisional cement contamination. J Adhes Dent. 2011;13:543-50 pubmed publisher
    ..influence of provisional luting cements on the bonding performance of a resin-based self-adhesive luting cement to dentin vs that of currently used resin-based luting agents with different adhesion strategies...
  38. Duverger O, Zah A, Isaac J, Sun H, Bartels A, Lian J, et al. Neural crest deletion of Dlx3 leads to major dentin defects through down-regulation of Dspp. J Biol Chem. 2012;287:12230-40 pubmed publisher
    ..tooth development comes from reports showing that autosomal dominant mutations in DLX3 result in severe enamel and dentin defects leading to abscesses and infections. However, the normal function of DLX3 in odontogenesis remains unknown...
  39. Shellis R, Barbour M, Jones S, Addy M. Effects of pH and acid concentration on erosive dissolution of enamel, dentine, and compressed hydroxyapatite. Eur J Oral Sci. 2010;118:475-82 pubmed publisher
    ..The variation in response of the dissolution rate to acid concentration/buffer capacity with respect to pH and tissue type might complicate attempts to predict erosive potential from solution composition. ..
  40. Soares C, Neiva N, Soares P, Dechichi P, Novais V, Naves L, et al. Effects of chlorhexidine and fluoride on irradiated enamel and dentin. J Dent Res. 2011;90:659-64 pubmed publisher
    ..protocols in preventing gamma irradiation therapy damage to the ultimate tensile strength (UTS) of enamel and dentin is unknown...
  41. Brauer D, Hilton J, Marshall G, Marshall S. Nano- and micromechanical properties of dentine: Investigation of differences with tooth side. J Biomech. 2011;44:1626-9 pubmed publisher
    ..They also reveal that buccal-lingual ratios of hardness are in opposite directions in crown and root dentine, suggesting compensatory functions...
  42. Zhang S, Chen T, Ge L. [Scanning electron microscopy was used to observe dentin morphology in primary and permanent teeth treated by erbium: yttrium-aluminum-garnet laser]. Beijing Da Xue Xue Bao Yi Xue Ban. 2011;43:766-9 pubmed
    ..The samples were made for Scanning Electron Microscopy(SEM) analysis. The dentin surface of cavities using Er:YAG laser showed no formation of smear layer and open dentinal tubules...
  43. Kato M, Leite A, Hannas A, Calabria M, Magalhaes A, Pereira J, et al. Impact of protease inhibitors on dentin matrix degradation by collagenase. J Dent Res. 2012;91:1119-23 pubmed publisher
    ..of the demineralized organic matrix (DOM) by pre-treatment with protease inhibitors (PI) is effective against dentin matrix loss. Bovine dentin slices were demineralized with 0.87 M citric acid, pH 2.3, for 36 hrs...
  44. Loguercio A, Stanislawczuk R, Mena Serrano A, Reis A. Effect of 3-year water storage on the performance of one-step self-etch adhesives applied actively on dentine. J Dent. 2011;39:578-87 pubmed publisher
    ..Reductions of the bond strength were observed for all materials after 3 years, however reduced degradation rate was observed when the materials are applied actively in dentine. ..
  45. Baca P, Junco P, Arias Moliz M, Castillo F, Rodriguez Archilla A, Ferrer Luque C. Antimicrobial substantivity over time of chlorhexidine and cetrimide. J Endod. 2012;38:927-30 pubmed publisher
    To reach an adequate control of dentin infection and to promote success in endodontic therapy, antimicrobial irrigating solutions with confirmed substantivity are recommended...
  46. Poggio C, Dagna A, Colombo M, Rizzardi F, Chiesa M, Scribante A, et al. Decalcifying effect of different ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid irrigating solutions and tetraclean on root canal dentin. J Endod. 2012;38:1239-43 pubmed publisher
    The objective of this study was to evaluate and compare in vitro the decalcifying capability on root canal dentin of 4 different irrigating solutions.
  47. Kaya S, Yiğit Özer S, Adiguzel O. Evaluation of radicular dentin erosion and smear layer removal capacity of Self-Adjusting File using different concentrations of sodium hypochlorite as an initial irrigant. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2011;112:524-30 pubmed publisher
    The aim of this study was to evaluate Self-Adjusting File (SAF) in the removal of smear layer and impact on the dentin surface using sodium hypochlorite (NaOCl) as an initial irrigation solution at 3 different concentrations combined with ..
  48. Reis A, Ferreira S, Costa T, Klein Júnior C, Meier M, Loguercio A. Effects of increased exposure times of simplified etch-and-rinse adhesives on the degradation of resin-dentin bonds and quality of the polymer network. Eur J Oral Sci. 2010;118:502-9 pubmed publisher
    One of the reasons for resin-dentin degradation is poor polymerization of the adhesive layer...
  49. Shokouhinejad N, Sharifian M, Jafari M, Sabeti M. Push-out bond strength of Resilon/Epiphany self-etch and gutta-percha/AH26 after different irrigation protocols. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2010;110:e88-92 pubmed publisher
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the bond strength of Resilon/Epiphany self-etch (SE) and gutta-percha/AH26 after different irrigation protocols...
  50. Shiraishi T, Wood D, Shinozaki N, van Noort R. Optical properties of base dentin ceramics for all-ceramic restorations. Dent Mater. 2011;27:165-72 pubmed publisher
    The study was conducted to compare the optical parameters of VM7(®) M-shade base dentin ceramics (VITA, Germany) for all ceramic restorations to the chemical composition across the 3D-MASTER(®) shade system.
  51. Bakry A, Takahashi H, Otsuki M, Sadr A, Yamashita K, Tagami J. CO2 laser improves 45S5 bioglass interaction with dentin. J Dent Res. 2011;90:246-50 pubmed publisher
    ..was mixed with phosphoric acid and irradiated with CO(2) laser and examined as a possible aid in the treatment of dentin hypersensitivity...
  52. Nascimento F, Minciotti C, Geraldeli S, Carrilho M, Pashley D, Tay F, et al. Cysteine cathepsins in human carious dentin. J Dent Res. 2011;90:506-11 pubmed publisher
    ..of recent data demonstrates the presence of other collagen-degrading enzymes, cysteine cathepsins, in human dentin. This study aimed to examine the presence, source, and activity of cysteine cathepsins in human caries...
  53. Chen C, Wei X, Ling J, Xie N. Expression of matrilin-2 and -4 in human dental pulps during dentin-pulp complex wound healing. J Endod. 2011;37:642-9 pubmed publisher
    ..However, the exact role of matrlin-2 and -4 in dental pulps remains unclear. The aim of our study was to analyze the expression of matrilin-2 and -4 in human dental pulps and their relation to dentin-pulp complex wound healing.
  54. Bertassoni L, Stankoska K, Swain M. Insights into the structure and composition of the peritubular dentin organic matrix and the lamina limitans. Micron. 2012;43:229-36 pubmed publisher
    b>Dentin is a mineralized dental tissue underlying the outer enamel that has a peculiar micro morphology...
  55. Liu R, Fang M, Xiao Y, Li F, Yu L, Zhao S, et al. The effect of transient proanthocyanidins preconditioning on the cross-linking and mechanical properties of demineralized dentin. J Mater Sci Mater Med. 2011;22:2403-11 pubmed publisher
    ..Demineralized dentin specimens were preconditioned for 20, 30, 60 or 120 s, followed by the evaluation of their cross-linking degree, ..
  56. Tezvergil Mutluay A, Mutluay M, Agee K, Seseogullari Dirihan R, Hoshika T, Cadenaro M, et al. Carbodiimide cross-linking inactivates soluble and matrix-bound MMPs, in vitro. J Dent Res. 2012;91:192-6 pubmed publisher
    Matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs) cause collagen degradation in hybrid layers created by dentin adhesives...
  57. Bolortuya G, Ebihara A, Ichinose S, Watanabe S, Anjo T, Kokuzawa C, et al. Effects of dentin surface modifications treated with Er:YAG and Nd:YAG laser irradiation on fibroblast cell adhesion. Photomed Laser Surg. 2012;30:63-70 pubmed publisher
  58. Patel R, Chopra S, vandeVen M, Cummins D. Comparison of the effects on dentin permeability of two commercially available sensitivity relief dentifrices. J Clin Dent. 2011;22:108-12 pubmed
    ..MFP), and the other containing 8% strontium acetate and 1040 ppm fluoride as sodium fluoride, in occluding dentin tubules and reducing dentin fluid flow were compared in a blinded study using hydraulic conductance (Flodec).
  59. Saghiri M, Garcia Godoy F, Gutmann J, Lotfi M, Asatourian A, Ahmadi H. Push-out bond strength of a nano-modified mineral trioxide aggregate. Dent Traumatol. 2013;29:323-7 pubmed publisher
    ..To analyze the push-out bond strength of Angelus WMTA (Angelus Dental Products), a nano-modification of WMTA (Kamal Asgar Research Center) and Bioaggregate (Innovative Bioceramix)...
  60. Wang Z, Shen Y, Haapasalo M. Effectiveness of endodontic disinfecting solutions against young and old Enterococcus faecalis biofilms in dentin canals. J Endod. 2012;38:1376-9 pubmed publisher
    ..faecalis biofilms in dentin canals using a novel dentin infection model and confocal laser scanning microscopy (CLSM).
  61. Castellan C, Bedran Russo A, Karol S, Pereira P. Long-term stability of dentin matrix following treatment with various natural collagen cross-linkers. J Mech Behav Biomed Mater. 2011;4:1343-50 pubmed publisher
    ..natural collagen cross-linking agents rich in proanthocyanidin (PA) would improve mechanical properties and stability over time of the dentin collagen and, thus, confer a more resistant and lasting substrate for adhesive restorations.
  62. Rodrigues P, Souza J, Soares C, Lopes L, Estrela C. Effect of ozone application on the resin-dentin microtensile bond strength. Oper Dent. 2011;36:537-44 pubmed publisher
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the effects of ozone and sodium ascorbate on resin-dentin microtensile bond strength (?TBS)...
  63. Guo W, Gong K, Shi H, Zhu G, He Y, Ding B, et al. Dental follicle cells and treated dentin matrix scaffold for tissue engineering the tooth root. Biomaterials. 2012;33:1291-302 pubmed publisher
    ..followed by a thorough investigation of tooth roots regeneration for a combination of DFCs seeding cells, treated dentin matrix (TDM) scaffolds, and an inductive alveolar fossa microenvironment...
  64. Staninec M, Douglas S, Darling C, Chan K, Kang H, Lee R, et al. Non-destructive clinical assessment of occlusal caries lesions using near-IR imaging methods. Lasers Surg Med. 2011;43:951-9 pubmed publisher
    ..The purpose of this study was to use NIR transillumination and optical coherence tomography (OCT) to estimate the severity of caries lesions on occlusal surfaces both in vivo and on extracted teeth...
  65. Kahnamouei M, Mohammadi N, Navimipour E, Shakerifar M. Push-out bond strength of quartz fibre posts to root canal dentin using total-etch and self-adhesive resin cements. Med Oral Patol Oral Cir Bucal. 2012;17:e337-44 pubmed
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate the push-out bond strengths of quartz fibre posts to root dentin with the use of different total-etch and self-adhesive resin cements.
  66. Ma L, Zhou J, Tan J, Jing Q, Zhao J, Wan K. Effect of multiple coatings of one-step self-etching adhesive on microtensile bond strength to primary dentin. Chin Med Sci J. 2011;26:146-51 pubmed
    To investigate the effect of multiple coatings of the one-step self-etching adhesive on immediate microtensile bond strength to primary dentin.
  67. Ordinola Zapata R, Bramante C, Garcia R, De Andrade F, Bernardineli N, de Moraes I, et al. The antimicrobial effect of new and conventional endodontic irrigants on intra-orally infected dentin. Acta Odontol Scand. 2013;71:424-31 pubmed publisher
    ..agents with antimicrobial activity as 7% maleic acid and peracetic acid show similar disinfection ability in comparison to conventional irrigants as sodium hypochlorite or iodine potassium iodide against biofilms developed on dentin.
  68. Meyer Lueckel H, Bitter K, Paris S. Randomized controlled clinical trial on proximal caries infiltration: three-year follow-up. Caries Res. 2012;46:544-8 pubmed publisher
    ..young adults, 29 lesion pairs with radiographic extensions into the inner half of enamel up to the outer third of dentin were included (split-mouth design)...
  69. Hechler B, Yao X, Wang Y. Proanthocyanidins alter adhesive/dentin bonding strengths when included in a bonding system. Am J Dent. 2012;25:276-80 pubmed
    To determine the effect of proanthocyanidins (PA) incorporation into a bonding system on dentin/adhesive bond stability following long-term storage in buffer and collagenase.
  70. Ziskind D, Hasday M, Cohen S, Wagner H. Young's modulus of peritubular and intertubular human dentin by nano-indentation tests. J Struct Biol. 2011;174:23-30 pubmed publisher
    The local Young modulus of dry dentin viewed as a hierarchical composite was measured by nano-indentation using two types of experiments, both in a continuous stiffness measurement mode...
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    ..Twenty primary molars with carious dentin on the buccal surfaces were restored with RMGIC using ART...
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    To evaluate the association between the resin-dentin bond strength (microtensile bond strength, ?TBS) and the physical properties (ultimate tensile strength [UTS] and microhardness [VHN]) of the cured adhesive resin using five commercial ..
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    ..The short-term survival rates of single-surface ART restorations in primary and permanent teeth, and the caries-preventive effect of ART sealants were high...
  74. El Sahn N, El Kassas D, El Damanhoury H, Fahmy O, Gomaa H, Platt J. Effect of C-factor on microtensile bond strengths of low-shrinkage composites. Oper Dent. 2011;36:281-92 pubmed publisher
    ..Filtek Z250/Adper Single Bond Plus (Z, 3M ESPE, St Paul, MN, USA) was used as a control...
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    Odontoblast synthesis of dentin proceeds through discrete but overlapping phases characterized by formation of a patterned organic matrix followed by remodelling and active mineralization...
  76. Thompson J, Agee K, Sidow S, McNally K, Lindsey K, Borke J, et al. Inhibition of endogenous dentin matrix metalloproteinases by ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid. J Endod. 2012;38:62-5 pubmed publisher
    Endogenous dentin matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs) contribute to extracellular collagen matrix degradation in hybrid layers after adhesive dentin bonding procedures...
  77. Eliguzeloglu Dalkilic E, Omurlu H. Two-year clinical evaluation of three adhesive systems in non-carious cervical lesions. J Appl Oral Sci. 2012;20:192-9 pubmed
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the clinical performance of cervical restorations done with three different adhesive systems...
  78. Tirapelli C, Panzeri H, Soares R, Peitl O, Zanotto E. A novel bioactive glass-ceramic for treating dentin hypersensitivity. Braz Oral Res. 2010;24:381-7 pubmed
    b>Dentin hypersensitivity (DH) is a painful response to stimulus applied to the open dentinal tubules of a vital tooth. It's a common oral condition, however, without an ideal treatment available yet...
  79. Burwell A, Jennings D, Muscle D, Greenspan D. NovaMin and dentin hypersensitivity--in vitro evidence of efficacy. J Clin Dent. 2010;21:66-71 pubmed
    The objective of this study was to determine the ability of a calcium sodium phosphosilicate (NovaMin) particulate to occlude dentin tubules, and to characterize the nature of the occlusion through a number of in vitro studies.
  80. Neelakantan P, Subbarao C, Subbarao C, de Deus G, Zehnder M. The impact of root dentine conditioning on sealing ability and push-out bond strength of an epoxy resin root canal sealer. Int Endod J. 2011;44:491-8 pubmed publisher
    ..To investigate the impact of dentine conditioning on sealing ability and dentine bond strength of an epoxy resin sealer...
  81. Sailer I, Oendra A, Stawarczyk B, Hammerle C. The effects of desensitizing resin, resin sealing, and provisional cement on the bond strength of dentin luted with self-adhesive and conventional resincements. J Prosthet Dent. 2012;107:252-60 pubmed publisher
    Self-adhesive resin cements were designed to bond without any pretreatment of dentin. However, pretreatments such as the application of desensitizing resin or the resin sealing of dentin with priming/bonding solutions might influence the ..
  82. Saghiri M, Garcia Godoy F, Lotfi M, Ahmadi H, Asatourian A. Effects of diode laser and MTAD on the push-out bond strength of mineral trioxide aggregate-dentin interface. Photomed Laser Surg. 2012;30:587-91 pubmed publisher
    The aim of this in vitro study was to evaluate the effects of diode laser, MTAD(™) and laser plus MTAD on the push-out bond strength of mineral trioxide aggregate (MTA)-dentin.
  83. Lisboa D, Santos S, Griza S, Rodrigues J, Faria e Silva A. Dentin deproteinization effect on bond strength of self-adhesive resin cements. Braz Oral Res. 2013;27:73-5 pubmed
    This study examined the effect of deproteinization on the bond strength between self-adhesive resin cements and dentin surfaces that were untreated (control), acid-etched, or acid-etched and subjected to a post-etch deproteinization ..
  84. Monti Lima L, Baffi Diniz M, Aparecida Seccani Galassi M, Toledo De Oliveira Ramalho L, dos Santos Pinto L. Evaluation of the dentin-pulp complex after cavity preparation with ultrasonic diamond tip. Minerva Stomatol. 2011;60:15-23 pubmed
    The aim of this paper was to compare the dentin-pulp complex response to cavity preparation in human teeth using ultrasonic chemical vapor deposition (CVD) diamond tip and high-speed diamond bur.
  85. Silva J, Queiroz D, Azevedo L, Leal L, Rodrigues J, Lima A, et al. Effect of eugenol exposure time and post-removal delay on the bond strength of a self-etching adhesive to dentin. Oper Dent. 2011;36:66-71 pubmed publisher evaluated the effects of the exposure time of eugenol-based provisional restorative material and the time elapsed between the provisional material removal and the adhesive procedure on the bond strength of the composite to dentin.
  86. Gandolfi M, Taddei P, Siboni F, Modena E, De Stefano E, Prati C. Biomimetic remineralization of human dentin using promising innovative calcium-silicate hybrid "smart" materials. Dent Mater. 2011;27:1055-69 pubmed publisher
    The hypothesis was that experimental ion-leaching bioactive composites enhance remineralization of apatite-depleted dentin.
  87. Silva E, Almeida G, Poskus L, Guimarães J. Influence of organic acids present in the oral biofilm on the microtensile bond strength of adhesive systems to human dentin. J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater. 2012;100:735-41 pubmed publisher
    ..of organic acids present in the oral biofilm on the microtensile bond strength (?TBS) of adhesive systems to human dentin. Sixty occlusal dentin surfaces were wet ground with 600 grit SiC abrasive paper and divided into four groups ..
  88. Pimenta J, Zaparolli D, Pecora J, Cruz Filho A. Chitosan: effect of a new chelating agent on the microhardness of root dentin. Braz Dent J. 2012;23:212-7 pubmed
    The effect of solutions of 0.2% chitosan, 15% EDTA and 10% citric acid on the microhardness of root dentin was evaluated comparatively in this study...
  89. Baca P, Junco P, Arias Moliz M, González Rodríguez M, Ferrer Luque C. Residual and antimicrobial activity of final irrigation protocols on Enterococcus faecalis biofilm in dentin. J Endod. 2011;37:363-6 pubmed publisher exerting antimicrobial activity and prolonged residual activity is desirable in order to control dentin infection and delay reinfection of the root canal...
  90. Li S, Kong H, Yao N, Yu Q, Wang P, Lin Y, et al. The role of runt-related transcription factor 2 (Runx2) in the late stage of odontoblast differentiation and dentin formation. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2011;410:698-704 pubmed publisher
    ..We observed dentin formation in postnatal day 3 (P3), P7 and P28 mice and measured the expression levels of Runx2 and matrix proteins ..
  91. Sales Peres S, Carvalho F, Marsicano J, Mattos M, Pereira J, Forim M, et al. Effect of propolis gel on the in vitro reduction of dentin permeability. J Appl Oral Sci. 2011;19:318-23 pubmed
    The aim of this study was to evaluate the capacity of potassium oxalate, fluoride gel and two kinds of propolis gel to reduce the hydraulic conductance of dentin, in vitro.
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    ..A multicentric randomized, 3-year prospective study was conducted to determine for how long Biodentine, a new biocompatible dentine substitute, can remain as a posterior restoration...