This is the legacy version of We will be shutting it down on 15 December 2020. Please switch to a supported browser or device. You can see a list of supported browsers in our Help Center.
National Institute of Standards and Technology Oct 20
Serving as an research associate at NIST in the 1950s, Rafael Bowen explored a resin called Bis-GMA to bond materials with tooth surfaces. Since then, the patented Bis-GMA adhesive has become one of the most widely used materials for dental restoration.