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Most recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein (rhBMP) is currently obtained from Chinese hamster ovary (CHO) cells. If rhBMP with more activity could be derived from Escherichia coli (E. coli), a(More)
PURPOSE The aim of this study was to investigate the ideal volume of perfusate for arthrocentesis of the temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorders (TMDs). PATIENTS AND METHODS We evaluated 17 joints(More)
OBJECTIVE We sought to compare the clinical courses of patients who underwent arthroscopic eminoplasty and conventional open eminectomy for habitual dislocation of the temporomandibular joint (TMJ).(More)
Atelopeptide type I collagen derived from fresh porcine skin was evaluated as a carrier for ectopic osteoinduction by recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2 (rhBMP-2) in rats. Four treatment(More)
OBJECTIVE To measure the levels of various cytokines, cytokine receptors, and cytokine antagonists in the synovial fluid of patients with temporomandibular disorders (TMD) and to determine the(More)