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sialochem final

  • Salivary diagnostics is a dynamic and emerging field utilizing nanotechnology and molecular diagnostics to aid in the diagnosis of oral and systemic diseases
  • Saliva is a clinically informative, biological fluid  that is useful for novel approaches to prognosis, laboratory or clinical diagnosis,  monitoring of patients with both oral and systemic diseases


  • Can be collected non invasively
  • Simple equipment & cost effective  for screening large population
  • Minimally trained individuals can colllect the sample
  • It is easy to handle than blood as it does not clot, thus reducing the number of manipulations required.
  • Salivary test is safer than  using serum, which is more likely to expose operators to blood borne diseases


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