Research & Development

The laboratory ITENA focuses its energy on research and development in order to stay innovative and competitive. The scientific teams are working together with renowned opinion leaders as they are essential to the technological advance. Major universities are also partners of our success by working with us on clinical studies.

ITENA Clinical has changed clinical practice in endodontics thanks to its revolutionary hand piece Irrigatys. This root canal disinfection system finally simplifies the procedure to dentists. Patented, developed in collaboration with Dr. Stéphane Simon; Irrigatys allows a perfect cleaning of root canals. By stirring a hypochlorite (or EDTA) solution of a steel tip and agitating the liquid by an oscillation movement, it eliminates 100% of smear layer. 

 

ITENA Clinical has changed clinical practice in endodontics thanks to its revolutionary hand piece Irrigatys. This root canal disinfection system finally simplifies the procedure to dentists. Patented, developed in collaboration with Dr. Stéphane Simon; Irrigatys allows a perfect cleaning of root canals. By stirring a hypochlorite (or EDTA) solution of a steel tip and agitating the liquid by an oscillation movement, it eliminates 100% of smear layer.

1999 - Double Dentoclic system is launched on the market

2005 - First self-etching sealant for pits and fissure – PreventSeal

2006 - New reamers with straight blades : Performance reamers.  Higher cutting capacity owing to its sharp edges and high sharpness

2007 - DentoTemp the first long term temporary cement is launched on the market. The product can last till eight month in mouth.

2010 - Development of the thermal diffuser Pure Boost. Like UV lamps this systm increases the efficiency of whitening treatment. 20 years of fundamental research have demonstrated the benefits of this painless method.

2014 - IRRIGATYS, the only system that provides the solution and strongly activates the liquid for a perfect disinfection

2014 - HYDROSPEED HD is launched on the market. This high precision Polyvinylsiloxane addition-type silicone impression material combines a TAHNI and aluminium silicate to increase its hydrophilic properties