Conference Programme

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Saturday Afternoon Symposium

“Pre- and probiotics for caries management”

Date: Saturday 7th July 2018

Venue:  Venue:Lundsgaard, Department of Odontologi, University of Copenhagen




14:00 - 14:05

Welcome and introduction

Kim Ekstrand
ORCA Co-president 2018, Department of Odontology, University of Copenhagen

14:05 - 14:50

Prebiotics: Arginine and carbamide and alkali production in oral biofilms – is there evidence?

E Zaura
ACTA, Amsterdam 

14:50 - 15:30

Can xylitol be regarded as an oral prebiotic?

Jukka Meurman
University of Helsinki

15:30 - 15:50

Coffee break


15:50 - 16:30

Two decades of probiotics and caries – what has been achieved?

Svante Twetman
University of Copenhagen

16:30 - 17:00



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