NIOM to Baltimore: Annual Meeting of the Society of Toxicology 2017 -

Professor Jon E. Dahl, NIOM Managing Director, and senior scientists Jan Tore Samuelsen and Rune Becher are participating at the 56th Annual Meeting of the Society of Toxicology and ToxExpo in Baltimore, Maryland, March 12-16.

Effect of Components in Resin-Based Dental Restoratives on Protein-S-Glutathionylation -

Protein S-glutathionylation (PSSG) is the reversible formation of mixed disulfides between glutathione and protein cysteinyl residues.

Exposure to Dental Monomer Hydroxyethyl Methacrylate (HEMA) Induces Increased Transcription of Genes Involved in Oxidative Stress Responses -

Polymer-based restorative materials are widely used in dentistry. Cured materials contain unpolymerized methacrylate monomers which leak into the oral environment.

NIOM research presented at the Society of Toxicology annual meeting 2016 -

NIOM scientists present at the annual meeting of Society of Toxicology 2016.

Effekter i munnhulen ved bruk av snus -

Snus is a smokeless, ground tobacco product, which is most commonly placed in the mouth between the gum and lip. Like other tobacco products, snus contains the biologically active and addictive substance, nicotine.