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© Odovtos - International Journal of Dental Sciences, 2016
Mario Tanomaru DDS, MSD, PhD
Full Professor of Endodontics at Araraquara Dental School-UNESP Brasil
Raqueli Viapiana DDS, MSD, PhD
Post-Doctoral student Graduate Program in Endodontics Araraquara Dental School–UNESP Brasil
Juliane Guerreiro DDS, MSD, PhD
Associate Professor of Endodontics at Araraquara Dental School- UNESP Brasil
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From MTA to New Biomaterials Based on Calcium Silicate
Vol 18 No 1 (2016): Odovtos - International Journal of Dental Sciences V.18, 1(January-April) 2016
Published: Mar 17, 2016
One of the most revolutionary materials introduced in Endodontics was the Mineral Trioxide Aggregate (MTA). The investigations regarding MTA formulation allowed researchers to disclose the composition and also some clinical problems related to the clinical application of this material. The augmentation on MTA’s studies resulted in the development a new generation of Endodontic materials, the calcium silicate-based cements. Thus, a brief description of new cements and the perspectives on calcium silicate-based materials development were presented in this communication.