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Plant-based milk in arresting caries

Rahamat, Siti Fatimah and Wan Abd Manan, Wan Nor Hayati and Shahdan, Intan Azura and Jalaludin, Anil Azura and Abllah, Zurainie (2019) Plant-based milk in arresting caries. In: Conference on BioMedical and Advanced Materials (Bio-CAM 2017), 28th-29th November 2017, Pulau Langkawi, Kedah.

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Abstract

Dental caries occurs due to high net demineralization that caused loss of enamel minerals. Milk has become a promising agent of remineralization for its high content of CPP-ACP. However, some individuals cannot consume milk due to their health conditions. Plant-based milk was opted as milk substitute to recover some nutritional deficiency. Some plant-based milk has high amount of calcium which suggests the ability to promote enamel remineralization. Articles regarding plant-based milk were referred from 1960s until recently and compared with remineralization mechanism of action of milk. This review explores the potential of plant-based milk in arresting caries, especially coconut milk.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Plenary Papers)
Additional Information: 5954/74162
Uncontrolled Keywords: dental caries,remineralization,plant-based milkc,coconut milk
Subjects: R Medicine > RK Dentistry > RK318 Oral and Dental Medicine. Pathology. Diseases-Therapeutics-General Works
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Kulliyyah of Dentistry
Kulliyyah of Dentistry > Paediatric Dentistry, Orthodontics & Dental Public Health
Kulliyyah of Allied Health Sciences
Kulliyyah of Allied Health Sciences > Department of Biomedical Science (Effective:1st July 2011)
Kulliyyah of Dentistry > Restorative Dentistry
Depositing User: Dr zurainie abllah
Date Deposited: 15 Oct 2019 11:00
Last Modified: 15 Oct 2019 11:19
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/74162

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