The ability of infectious bacteria to form biofilms - which are responsible for two thirds of human infections - makes them particularly difficult to treat. And when these bacteria are also resistant to antibiotics, the medical challenge is even tougher.


January 1, 2014 - Some people feel tremendous pain around their second molar tooth after they have had a wisdom tooth removed.


According to a new study, using slow-release local antibiotic while treating periodontitis improves the condition by reducing inflammation. The study was carried out by Heraeus Kulzer, who discussed its results at Europerio 7.