Journal of Indian Association of Public Health Dentistry

ARTICLE
Year
: 2004  |  Volume : 4  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 26--29

«DQ»Caries Vaccine«DQ» - II. Tomorrow«SQ»s Reality?


AC Krithika1, D Kandaswamy2, V Gopi Krishna3 
1 PG, Dept. of Conservative dentistry and Endodontics, Meenakshi Ammal Dental College and Hospital, Alapakkam Main Road, Maduravoyal, Chennai - 600095, India
2 Professor and Head, Dept. of Conservative dentistry and Endodontics, Meenakshi Ammal Dental College and Hospital, Alapakkam Main Road, Maduravoyal, Chennai - 600095, India
3 Lecturer, Dept. of Conservative dentistry and Endodontics, Meenakshi Ammal Dental College and Hospital, Alapakkam Main Road, Maduravoyal, Chennai - 600095, India

Correspondence Address:
A C Krithika
PG, Dept. of Conservative dentistry and Endodontics, Meenakshi Ammal Dental College and Hospital, Alapakkam Main Road, Maduravoyal, Chennai - 600095
India

Though the research on caries vaccine started in 1930, much attention has been given to it in the recent three decades. From that time many new vaccines have been developed. The continued research in this field has also disclosed the potential drawbacks. This article explains the recent advances made in vaccine research to overcome the disadvantages of the existing vaccines and future trends that can be considered in the development of a potent vaccine. The article also gives a brief note on the Strain replacement therapy, which could be an immediate solution in the eradication of dental caries


How to cite this article:
Krithika A C, Kandaswamy D, Krishna V G. "Caries Vaccine" - II. Tomorrow's Reality? .J Indian Assoc Public Health Dent 2004;4:26-29


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Krithika A C, Kandaswamy D, Krishna V G. "Caries Vaccine" - II. Tomorrow's Reality? . J Indian Assoc Public Health Dent [serial online] 2004 [cited 2021 Oct 26 ];4:26-29
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