Congratulations to Dr. Affendi on the Silver Medal at Malaysian Technology Expo 2020
Date : 24 February 2020
Reported by : Izzuddin
Category : News
Title of participation: PERIODOX: Nanoemulsion for Periodontitis.
Medal won: Silver
A 6-year research project on PERIODOX, a Nanoemulsion for Periodontitis won silver medal at the recently concluded Malaysian Technology Expo 2020, held at PWTC from 20-22nd February 2020. This is a collaborative effort involving three Kulliyyah namely KAHS (Asst. Prof. Dr Mohd Affendi), KOP (Assoc. Prof. Dr. Farahidah Mohamed) and KOD (Asst. Prof. Dr. Yunita Dewi Ardini). The project has received financial support from FRGS, PRGS and Halal Innovation Award 2019.
Periodontitis is a common oral problem affecting 90% of world population at different degrees of severity. PERIODOX is a one-syringe system which aims at simplifying dental procedure, treating periodontal biofilm bacterial, regenerating gum tissues, and remineralising teeth for a wholesome periodontitis treatment experience.