PUBLIKASJONER

Is dental erosive wear a common condition among 16-year-olds in Troms, Norway? - The aim of the present study was to investigate the prevalence, distribution and severity of dental erosive wear among 16-year old adolescents living in Troms. Clinical, intra-oral pictures of 392 individuals involved in the «Tromsø undersøkelsen, Fit Futures» were evaluated for dental erosive wear by three previously calibrated examiners.
Effect of curing and silanizing on composite repair bond strength using an improved micro-tensile test method - To evaluate the micro-tensile repair bond strength between aged and new composite, using silane and adhesives that were cured or left uncured when new composite was placed.
Water sorption and solubility of polyamide denture base materials - Some patients experience adverse reactions to poly(methyl methacrylate)-based (PMMA) dentures. Polyamide (PA) as an alternative to PMMA has, however, not been well documented with regard to water sorption and water solubility. The aim of this in vitro study was to measure water sorption and water solubility of two PA materials compared with PMMA, and to evaluate the major components released from the PA materials and the effect on hardness of the materials.
Summertime - NIOM wishes all customers and business relations a wonderful summer!
The European Organisation for Caries Research (ORCA) congress 2017 - NIOM Senior Scientist Aida Mulic will attend the The European Organisation for Caries Research (ORCA) congress held in Oslo, Norway, July 5th – 8th.
NIOM’s light curing-webinar now available – including Q&A summary - On May 30th, Head of Laboratory Hilde M. Kopperud presented a webinar with insight from NIOM on light curing. See the webinar and read the summary from the QA here.
Disputation: Kristine Opsvik Wikene - MSc. Pharm Kristine Opsvik Wikene will be defending the thesis for the degree of Ph.D. on Monday 26 June, 2017 at the School of Pharmacy, University of Oslo.
The state ownership report 2016 - NIOM is a state-owned limited company where the Ministry of Health and Care Services holds 49 % of the shares. Each year, the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Fisheries provides an overview and presentation of all the companies in which the state has an ownership interest, with emphasis on the companies’ development last year. It […]
NIOM congratulates students from HIOA - Bachelor students in bioengineering from Oslo and Akershus University of Applied Sciences (HIOA) have had a research stay in NIOM since Easter. Their efforts have resulted in two papers.

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NIOM TESTED

NIOM has established a programme for the quality evaluation of a number of dental products. The evaluation is based on testing of the products according to methods in relevant ISO and other standards, or according to other well-established and documented test methods. Products fulfilling the set requirements are granted permission to use the NIOM TESTED quality seal. The NIOM TESTED quality seal confirms that the product meets the requirements specified by NIOM.