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预防龋齿的疫苗有望问世

来源: 英语作文网 时间: 2017-11-16 阅读:
Dreaded1 trips to see your dentist could be replaced with a vaccine2 to prevent tooth decay in the future, researchers predict.
 
据研究人员预测,预防龋齿的疫苗有望问世,之后你就再不用为看牙医担惊受怕了。
 
The jab, developed by Chinese scientists, offers a dose of proteins that are effective at removing build-ups of plaque3 responsible for cavities.
 
Early trials show it to be 64 percent effective - meaning people would still have to brush their teeth twice a day to avoid a trip to the dentist's chair.
 
It offers hope of a 'fantastic' answer for preventing or even reversing cavities, which strike a third of adults, according to figures.
 
The researchers said the vaccine would be welcomed in Western countries, where teeth-rotting sugar is consumed heavily.
 
But the team at the Wuhan Institute of Virology said the jab is several years away from undergoing clinical tests. However, experts are excited.


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