If a child loses its baby tooth than this is a great achievement. Not many people know that this tooth can safe life. Parents are aware of the fact that they can bank the cord blood from their children because it contains the beneficial stem cells.
However, parents who don’t do the banking can take some of the stem cells in a less painful way not very familiar. Read the article below and be informed for this recent discovery of great importance!
Study, conducted by the famous expert and Dr. Songtao Shi, at the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, has discovered that baby teeth actually contain one to two dozen valuable stem cells, which can be used later on in life to treat a variety of diseases.
And, for a long time now, many experts have been studying how stem cells can be used in the brain, pancreas, heart and other organs to repair damage caused by different diseases.
Shi and kindred analysis revealed that one sort of undeveloped cells lives inside grown-up teeth. In the wake of concentrate recently shed infant teeth from seven-and-eight-year-old youngsters, they took advantage of immature microorganisms totally unique in relation to what they found in grown-up teeth.
How does this work?
The answer is very simple – you can find the stem cells inside the dental pulp placed in the tooth that recreates into the neurons, cartilage and bone and even the cardiac cells. This process has been proven to be very effective when it comes to treating Type 1 diabetes since the dental pulp stem cells which are placed into the pancreatic-type cells so that a production of insulin was made.
Note: You must take into consideration that the process of preserving stem cells can be quite delicate because the cells must be alive in order to be useful later. A special care is needed to the dental pulp because it should be in an adequate blood supply for 48 hours before it is frozen, because any less time can kill the cells.
As claimed by Dr. Peter Murray, teeth and the tissue in the mouth can be created from stem cells found in third molars, tooth buds, baby teeth, induced pluripotent cells and periodontal tissues.
There are several services available for storing baby teeth for a particular fee. The previous activities should be done by dentists professionally (to have adequate blood supply necessary for storage. Most services provide the adequate storage containers and the preservation solution required for the at-home collection process.
Get more information from the video bellow