Indian Journal of Dental Sciences

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: 2019  |  Volume : 11  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 167--173

Nanoparticles: A promising novel adjunct for dentistry


Jagat Bhushan1, Charu Maini2 
1 Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics, Dr. Harvansh Singh Judge Institute of Dental Sciences and Hospital, Panjab University, Chandigarh, India
2 Department of Private Practitioner, Dr. Harvansh Singh Judge Institute of Dental Sciences and Hospital, Panjab University, Chandigarh, India

Correspondence Address:
Jagat Bhushan
Dr. Harvansh Singh Judge Institute of Dental Sciences and Hospital, Sector 25, Panjab University, Chandigarh
India

Nanotechnology has delivered is impact on almost every facet of science and development. It is but natural that medicine and dentistry too are being influenced by this recent entrant which has immense potential. In contrast to bulk material, these nanoparticles are much more potent and can be manipulated for surface chemistry, charge and bonding capability. This article is a brief overview of current knowledge of nanoparticles and their actions, especially in reference to dentistry.


How to cite this article:
Bhushan J, Maini C. Nanoparticles: A promising novel adjunct for dentistry.Indian J Dent Sci 2019;11:167-173


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Bhushan J, Maini C. Nanoparticles: A promising novel adjunct for dentistry. Indian J Dent Sci [serial online] 2019 [cited 2022 Jul 2 ];11:167-173
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