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Journal of Nanomaterials
Volume 2012, Article ID 814763, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/814763
Research Article

Antibacterial Activity of Dental Cements Containing Quaternary Ammonium Polyethylenimine Nanoparticles

1Department of Prosthodontics, Faculty of Dental Medicine, Hebrew University-Hadassah School of Dental Medicine, P.O. Box 12272, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
2Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, Goldschleger School of Dental Medicine, Tel-Aviv University, Tel Aviv 69978, Israel

Received 25 January 2012; Revised 19 March 2012; Accepted 20 March 2012

Academic Editor: Zhongkui Hong

Copyright © 2012 Nurit Beyth et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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