When a child loses its baby tooth, it does not only mean that there will a new one, but it is an achievement because child’s teeth can also save a life. Nowadays, more and more parents are aware of the fact that now they can bank the cord blood because it contains beneficial stem cells.
Moreover, those who do not bank the cord blood can also take some stem cells in a less painful way. Read below to learn about this discovery which is of great significance.
Dr. Songrao Shi, famous expert, in his study confirms that the baby teeth have 1 or 2 dozen of stem cells. These stem cells can be later used for the purpose of treatment of various kinds of diseases.
His discovery shows that stem cells can be used for disease of the brain, heart, pancreas or many other organs of our bodies. Only one type of stem cells survives in adult teeth, Dr. Shi and other experts say.
The discovery of the research founds that baby teeth stem cells form teeth of children aged 7-8 are different than the one in adult teeth. But how the process works is the main question to be responded.
However, the answer is simple – stem cells are inside the dental pulp of the tooth which recreates into cartilage, neurons and possible cardiac cells. This is a process proven to be effective in the treatment of Type 1 diabetes.
Note: The process of preserving stem cells is quite delicate. The stem cells must be alive so that they can be later useful. The dental pulp should be in a proper blood supply for 48 hours and after that it is going to be frozen.
Dr. Peter Murray claims that teeth and the mouth tissue can be created from stem cells which can be found in tooth buds, baby teeth, periodontal tissues and third molars.
Useful information is that nowadays there are services for storing baby tooth for certain fee. The professionals performing this baby teeth banking recommend that the dentists extract baby teeth in a professional way. The tooth should not be dangling, due to the fact that dangling tooth does not have enough blood supply.
Another option is a home condition storing. Professional services provide the parents with shipping and packages supplies necessary for adequate storage of the baby teeth by themselves. These supplies mainly contain storage container, preservation solution necessary for storing the cells.
Watch the video below to listen to the dentist who explains why the child’s teeth storage or ‘banking’ is useful. Share this article along with the video to spread the word with your friends and relatives and to disseminate this useful information to as many people as possible.