Volume 6 Issue 5 (May, 2018)

Review Articles

Vaccination against Dental Caries - Possibilities, Prospects and Dangers
Vidhi Shah, Siddhi Chovateeya, Dhruv kumar Patel, Nima Suthar, Anshul Shah, Jhanvi Patel

In spite of the rise in the understanding and dental technology, dental caries stays a standout amongst the most widely recognized irresistible ailments of humankind. Smaller scale life forms that are found to be cariogenic in nature make their pathway into the dental biofilm throughout everyday life and can in this manner rise, under great natural conditions, to cause dental caries. While the mutans streptococci microorganisms have been recognized as the essential malady causing agents, most medications and treatment modalities are for either disposal of this bacterium or concealment of its destructiveness. The process of immunization can either be considered on active grounds or passive grounds. Atomic focuses for dental caries immunizations are investigated for their viability in place protein and subunit antibodies. The use of recombinant DNA and peptides have been considered too.
Key words: Vaccine; Dental Caries; Possibilities; Immunization.

Corresponding Author: Dr. Anchala Sarke, Third year post graduate student, Department of Prosthodontics, Maharaja Ganga Singh Dental College and Research center, Sri Ganganagar, Rajasthan, India

This article may be cited as: Shah V, Chovateeya S, Patel DK, Suthar N, Shah A, Patel J. Vaccination against Dental Caries – Possibilities, Prospects & Dangers.  J Adv Med Dent Scie Res 2018;6(5):9-11.

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