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Cross-sectional evaluation of the periapical status as related to quality of root canal fillings and coronal restorations in a rural adult male population of Turkey
BackgroundTo determine the prevalence of periapical lesions in root canal-treated teeth in a rural, male adult, Turkish population and to investigate the influence of the quality of root canalExpand
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Effects of iRoot BP and white mineral trioxide aggregate on cell viability and the expression of genes associated with mineralization.
AIM To evaluate the cytotoxicity and mineralization effects of iRoot BP in human dental pulp cells (hDPCs) and to compare them with those of white mineral trioxide aggregate (WMTA). METHODOLOGYExpand
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In vivo evaluation of the effects of hydraulic calcium silicate dental cements on plasma and liver aluminium levels in rats.
Our aim was to test whether the presence of three hydraulic calcium silicate dental cements--MTA Angelus, MTA Fillapex, and Theracal LC--in the dental extraction socket of an in vivo model, wouldExpand
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Brain aluminium accumulation and oxidative stress in the presence of calcium silicate dental cements
Mineral trioxide aggregate (MTA) is a calcium silicate dental cement used for various applications in dentistry. This study was undertaken to test whether the presence of three commercial brands ofExpand
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Cyclic fatigue resistance of new and used Mtwo rotary nickel-titanium instruments in two different radii of curvature.
The fracture of nickel-titanium rotary instruments is a serious problem that can jeopardise the outcome of root canal treatment. The aim of this study was to compare the cyclic fatigue resistance ofExpand
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The vasodilatory effect of a synthetic polymer-based root canal material on thoracic aorta.
AIM To test the hypothesis that, Epiphany, either in its mixed form or as separate components, can alter the vascular reactivity of isolated rat thoracic aorta. The possible mechanism of its vascularExpand
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Gene expression changes in bioceramic paste-treated human dental pulp cells.
We evaluated the gene expression profiles of human dental pulp cells exposed to iRoot BP using microarray after 24 and 72 h. The results were verified using quantitative reverse transcriptase PCRExpand
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Selective 5-HT7 receptor agonists LP 44 and LP 211 elicit an analgesic effect on formalin-induced orofacial pain in mice
ABSTRACT The most recently identified serotonin (5-HT) receptor is the 5-HT7 receptor. The antinociceptive effects of a 5-HT7 receptor agonist have been shown in neuropathic and inflammatory animalExpand
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Hypoxia inhibits mineralization ability of human dental pulp cells treated with TEGDMA but increases cell survival in accordance with the culture time.
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the cytotoxicity and mineralization effects of TEGDMA in human dental pulp cells (hDPCs) under hypoxic and normoxic culture conditions. DESIGN Cell viability was evaluatedExpand
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The effects of hydraulic calcium silicate containing endodontic materials on oxidative stress in erythrocytes and liver
Abstract Objective: The aim of this study was to evaluate the effects of hydraulic calcium silicate endodontic cements, MTA Angelus, MTA Fillapex, and Theracal LC, on erythrocyte and liver oxidativeExpand
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