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Key players associated with tuberization in potato: potential candidates for genetic engineering
Abstract Tuberization in potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) is a complex biological phenomenon which is affected by several environmental cues, genetic factors and plant nutrition. Understanding theExpand
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Prevalence of malocclusion and orthodontic treatment needs among 16 and 17 year-old school-going children in Shimla city, Himachal Pradesh.
BACKGROUND Many studies have been conducted in India to know the prevalence of malocclusion and the orthodontic treatment needs using dental aesthetic index (DAI), but no study so far has beenExpand
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Effect of hydrogen peroxide mouthwash as an adjunct to chlorhexidine on stains and plaque
Aim: To investigate whether the use of an oxidizing mouth rinse as an adjunct to chlorhexidine is efficacious in reducing stains and plaque. Materials and Methods: This study had a single-blind,Expand
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Anthropometric profile and perinatal outcome of babies born to young women (< 18 years).
This study was conducted to ascertain the sociodemographic profile, maternal characteristics, neonatal anthropometry and perinatal outcome in adolescent pregnancy (18 years or less). 128 consecutiveExpand
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Impact of school-based oral health education program on oral health of 12 and 15 years old school children
Background: Health education for the school age child is a specialized field within the broad discipline of education. Oral health education program are educational aspects of any curative,Expand
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Barriers to the utilization of dental services in Shimla, India
Objective: The objective of this study was to determine the barriers to regular dental attendance for check- up in a rural population in Shimla Himachal Pradesh. Materials and Methods: AExpand
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Association of chronic periodontitis with metabolic syndrome: A cross-sectional study
Background: Prevalence of metabolic syndrome (MeS) is high among Asians, including Indians and is rising, particularly with the adoption of modernized lifestyle. Various studies have reported aExpand
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Expression profiling of potato cultivars with contrasting tuberization at elevated temperature using microarray analysis.
Temperature is one of the most significant factors affecting potato yield. Night temperature beyond 18-22 °C drastically reduces tuber formation, constraining potato cultivation in tropics andExpand
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Impact of socioeconomic status on decayed, missing, filled teeth (DMFT) among state government employees in Shimla City, Himachal Pradesh
Objectives: To assess the impact of socioeconomic status (SES) on decayed, missing, filled teeth (DMFT) among state government employees in Shimla city, Himachal Pradesh. Design: Cross-sectionalExpand
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Assessment of oral health status and treatment needs of police personnel in Shimla city, Himachal Pradesh: A cross-sectional study
Objectives: To assess the oral health status and treatment needs of police personnel in Shimla city and to suggest measures to improve the present oral health status. Materials and Methods: TheExpand
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