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The Oral Microbiology Group Investigates: The effects of alcohol and tobacco in the oral cavity

The latest publication of the Oral Microbiology Group UCH-CEU has just been released. The article entitled “Alcohol and tobacco consumption […]

Joined up thinking: The multiple causes of dental caries

Caries is caused by sugar, right?…wrong? The central role of sugar in caries development is amply demonstrated in the literature.It is […]

Salivary mucins play a role in host defense and prevent diseases

Mucins and Health Mucins are key components of mucus, which is found to provide critical protection on wet epithelial surfaces […]