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Oral Care - Repair and Protection of Enamel and Dentin

A product that delivers significant and long lasting repair to damaged tooth enamel and dentin.

Description of the need:

A product that delivers significant and long lasting repair to damaged tooth enamel and dentin

What we are looking for:

Products that provide superior repair performance vs conventional fluoride toothpaste and rinse formulations

Areas of interest are:

  • Product demonstrates increased mineralization of damaged areas versus conventional fluoride containing products

  • Deposited mineral is resistant to subsequent damage/removal by brushing or acid challenge

  • Performance demonstrated in full formulations

  • Performance is demonstrated in recognized hard tissue performance tests

  • Unique capability that demonstrate and quantify the benefit

  • Product must have strong global IP (granted or filed patents)

Product form could include (but not limited to):

  • Paste

  • Rinse

  • Gel

Preference is for technologies where:

  • Human safety has been confirmed or material is GRAS (Generally Recognized As Safe)

  • Technology is compatible with fluoride

  • Technology is stable in water based formulations

  • Technology is compatible with typical ingredients used in oral care formulations (paste and rinse)

  • Product usage does not require change in habit versus conventional oral care products

  • Granted or filed patent applications are preferred

We are not interested in:

  • Technologies that provide short/term / transitory benefit



Submissions need to have IP or other protection such as Trademark, Copyright or In-market to be considered.

Only non-confidential information can be reviewed.

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