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The Salimetrics assay for cortisol is superior to all other commercially available products, according to a recent study published in the journal Psychoneuroendocrinology.
With the Salimetrics salivary interleukin-6 (IL-6) assay kit, researchers now have an accurate way to measure IL-6 in saliva, aiding studies that examine topics such as oral inflammatory diseases,
Award of a $1.3 Million Dollar Grant for Saliva Stress Test Development Vancouver, WA (PRWEB) August 13, 2013 Oasis Diagnostics® Corporation, a
Thousands of Sjögren’s patients will evaluate the MedActive® Oral Relief Continuum™. Spring Hill, FL (PRWEB) August 02, 2013 MedActive
A recent study from Malmo University's Faculty of Odontology discovered serious illnesses, such as cancer, leave evidence of their existence in saliva. This new information could lead to future tests that allow for early detection of diseases by using a simple saliva test.
By analyzing the saliva of frequent cell phone users, researchers from Tel Aviv University have discovered new evidence suggesting the mobile devices could increase a person's risk of developing cancer.
A larger diameter infant swab with increased strength that will allow for greater fluid capacity is now available from Salimetrics.
TheraBreath.com is offering a Mother's Day special featuring a 20 percent discount on all orders (of $25 or more) of their oral hygiene products purchased online beginning May 6, 2013 through
To celebrate National Sense of Smell Day on April 27, TheraBreath is holding a huge blowout sale at all Target retail locations.
Salivary glands are glands that produce both saliva and the enzyme that turns starch into maltose, called amylase. Formation and Orientation There are five separate glands that make up the salivary gland system. First, the parotid gland is the largest of the salivary glands, secreting saliva through Stensen’s ducts to help with the breakdown of food in the mouth (mastication). The submandibular glands are situated beneath the lower jaws over the digastric muscles. This gland secretes...
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