An update on Cention N: An aesthetic direct bulk-fill restorative material

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Rama Krishna Alla

Uma Devi Medicharla
Shammas Mohammed

Fatima Abusua
P Arun Bhupathi
K Madhu Varma


The demand for aesthetic restorative materials has increased in recent years. Glass ionomer cements (GIC), their modifications, and various composite restorative materials have been developed as direct tooth-coloured restorative materials. However, none of these materials can be compared to the properties of amalgam restorative materials. Recently, a new direct tooth-coloured, bulk-fill, and aesthetic restorative material, Cention N, was developed. This material is easy to handle and has properties similar to those of type-IX GIC. This article provides an update on the composition and properties of Cention N restorative material.

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Alla, R. K., Medicharla, U. D., Mohammed, S., Abusua, F., Arun Bhupathi, P., & Madhu Varma, K. (2023). An update on Cention N: An aesthetic direct bulk-fill restorative material. International Journal of Dental Materials, 5(1), 17–21.
Author Biographies

Rama Krishna Alla, Vishnu Dental College

Associate Professor, Department of Dental Materials, Vishnu Dental College, Bhimavaram, Andhra Pradesh, India.

Uma Devi Medicharla, Vishnu Dental College

Former Graduate, Vishnu Dental College, Bhimavaram, Andhra Pradesh, India. 

Shammas Mohammed, Ibn Sina National College

Associate Professor, Department o Prosthodontics, Ibn Sina National College, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

Fatima Abusua, University of Tripoli

Assistant Professor, Department of Dental Materials, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Tripoli, Libya

P Arun Bhupathi, Vishnu Dental College

Assistant Professor, Department of Orthodontics, Vishnu Dental College, Bhimavaram, Andhra Pradesh, India.

K Madhu Varma, Vishnu Dental College

Professor, Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics, Vishnu Dental College, Bhimavaram, Andhra Pradesh, India.


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