Luzia Mendes

We don’t have enough information about this author to calculate their statistics. If you think this is an error let us know.
Learn More
Bacterial invasion of the periodontal tissues has been suggested as a relevant step in the etiopathogenesis of periodontal disease. However, its exact importance remains to be defined. The present systematic review assessed the scientific evidence concerning the relationship between the quality or quantity of periodontal microbiota in periodontal tissues(More)
PURPOSE We aim to develop peptic nucleic acid (PNA) probes for the identification and localization of Aggregatibacter actinomycetemcomintans and Porphyromonas gingivalis in sub-gingival plaque and gingival biopsies by Fluorescence in situ Hybridization (FISH). METHODS A PNA probe was designed for each microorganism. The PNA-FISH method was optimized to(More)
  • 1