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2004-11-30 12:00:00

ALACHUA, Fla. -- Oragenics Inc. plans to start human safety studies of its replacement therapy early next year, using a genetically modified bacteria to battle decay caused by naturally occurring microbes already in the mouth. The Food and Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday lifted a clinical hold on the tooth decay treatment. In a press release Tuesday, the Alachua, Fla.-based biotechnology company said the FDA approved a Phase I trial after reviewing the study's clinical design. "The...


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penuche
  • A fudgelike confection of brown sugar, cream or milk, and chopped nuts.
'Penuche' is a variant of 'panocha,' a coarse grade of sugar made in Mexico. 'Panocha' probably comes from the Spanish 'panoja, panocha,' ear of grain.
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