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The Role of Abrasives in Dentifrices

@inproceedings{Subramanian2017TheRO,
  title={The Role of Abrasives in Dentifrices},
  author={Sangeetha Subramanian and Devapriya Appukuttan and Anupama Tadepalli and Prakash Ponnudurai Samuel Gnana and Dhayanand John Victor},
  year={2017}
}
Dentifrices are oral health care products that are used by individuals on a daily basis to promote personal oral hygiene. Toothpastes serve as essential vehicles to carry biologically active and inert substances that provide therapeutic and cosmetic benefits. They offer several advantages such as anti-bacterial action, reduce hypersensitivity and improve remineralization of teeth. Despite the benefits, toothpastes also have the potential to bring about both hard and soft tissue destruction by… 
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