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Deficiency of iNOS contributes to Porphyromonas gingivalis-induced tissue damage.
Periodontitis is a chronic inflammatory disease that results in extensive soft and hard tissue destruction of the periodontium. Porphyromonas gingivalis possesses an array of virulence factors andExpand
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A histomorphometric assessment of collagen-stabilized anorganic bovine bone mineral in maxillary sinus augmentation - a prospective clinical trial.
OBJECTIVE To histomorphometrically compare the use of collagen-stabilized anorganic bovine bone (ABBM-C) (test) to anorganic bovine bone + autogenous bone (ABBM + AB) (control) in maxillary sinusExpand
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A prospective controlled trial comparing xenograft/autogenous bone and collagen‐stabilized xenograft for maxillary sinus augmentation—Complications, patient‐reported outcomes and volumetric analysis
OBJECTIVE Compare maxillary sinus augmentation (MSA) using two different materials-anorganic bovine bone mineral (ABBM) + autogenous bone (AB) (control group) vs. collagen-stabilized ABBM (testExpand
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Comparison of early osseointegration of SLA® and SLActive® implants in maxillary sinus augmentation: a pilot study
OBJECTIVE To assess the impact of a hydrophilic implant surface (SLActive® ) placed into augmented maxillary sinuses on bone-to-implant contact (BIC) and surrounding tissue composition when comparedExpand
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Alveolar bone loss in T helper 1/T helper 2 cytokine-deficient mice.
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES The role of cytokines in bone loss is important in the context of periodontitis, where inflammation-induced bone destruction is a major manifestation. Numerous cytokinesExpand
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A histomorphometric assessment of collagen-stabilized anorganic bovine bone mineral in maxillary sinus augmentation - a randomized controlled trial in sheep.
OBJECTIVE To histomorphometrically compare the use of collagen-stabilized anorganic bovine bone (ABBM-C) (test) to anorganic bovine bone + autogenous bone (ABBM + AB) (control) in maxillary sinusExpand
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The role of cytokines in a Porphyromonas gingivalis-induced murine abscess model.
INTRODUCTION Porphyromonas gingivalis is an important periodontopathic bacterium that is strongly associated with periodontal disease and is part of human dental plaque. Periodontal disease resultsExpand
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Biological and technical outcomes of restored implants after maxillary sinus augmentation-Results at 1-year loading.
OBJECTIVE To report biological and technical outcomes of implant-supported restorations placed into previously maxillary sinus floor augmentation using the lateral wall approach (MSA) using anorganicExpand
Cytokine-specific gene-knockout studies in oropharyngeal candidiasis.
Oropharyngeal candidiasis is a common clinical problem encountered in patients with defects in innate or cell-mediated immunity. We have previously shown that recovery from chronic oropharyngealExpand