Chilean Researchers May Have Found A Way To Eliminate Cavities

By Rudie Obias | Updated

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A team of dental researchers in Santiago, Chile has discovered the molecule that can kill the bacteria that cause cavities in teeth and tooth decay.

About 73 percent of people around the world suffer from cavities and this discovery could eliminate them, forever. An investigator from Yale University, José Córdova and his partner Erich Astudillo, an account auditor from Universidad de Santiago have been studying and doing research on the bacteria that causes cavities since 2005. They have discovered the key to unlock the cure. The molecule called the Keep 32 Molecule eliminates the bacteria that cause cavities, Streptococcus Mutans, in merely 60 seconds. Imagine the possibilities.

You wouldn’t have to worry about brushing your teeth so often, eating so much chocolate and candy or worry a dentist would tell you that you have cavities and need fillings.

The pair are already seeking a provisional patent for the molecule in the United States and are willing to license out their findings to big corporations like Colgate or Proctor & Gamble to put in their personal hygiene products and candy manufactures like Hershey’s and Mars Incorporated. They are also searching for financial backing to complete human testing. These testings will be for a period of 14 to 18 months. Astudillo states…

“The molecule has the potential, not only to be harnessed into a gum, but also in products like tooth paste, mouthwashes, toothpaste sheets, candies, overnight dental gel, and other products that stay in the mouth for at least 60 seconds,” Astudillo continues, “At the moment, we’re having conversations with five parties who are interested in either investment or buying our patent. This will involve moving abroad to complete product development.”

If they’re business takes off, it could mean revenue of $300 million for these scientist and researchers. It could also mean beautiful healthy smiles around the world and lower rates on dental insurance for millions. Chocoholics rejoice!

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