Dental Pulp


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dental pulp

[′dent·əl ‚pəlp]
(histology)
The vascular connective tissue of the roots and pulp cavity of a tooth.

Dental Pulp

 

the contents of the crown and root cavities of the tooth. Dental pulp consists of connective tissue rich in nerve endings, lymphatic vessels, and blood vessels. It ensures nutrition and growth of the teeth.

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The scientists showed in laboratory tests alpha-MSH combined with a widely-used polymer produced a material that fights inflammation in dental pulp fibroblasts.
When using different molecular targets and the dental pulp as a suitable specimen, we detected Y.
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