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Probiotics L. plantarum and L. curvatus in combination alter hepatic lipid metabolism and suppress diet-induced obesity.
OBJECTIVE To determine the effects of naturally derived probiotic strains individually or combination on a short-term diet-induced obesity model. DESIGN AND METHODS C57BL/6J mice (n = 50) wereExpand
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Mutational hot spot in the DSPP gene causing dentinogenesis imperfecta type II
The current system for the classification of hereditary defects of tooth dentin is based upon clinical and radiographic findings and consists of two types of dentin dysplasia (DD) and three types ofExpand
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Quantitative real-time polymerase chain reaction for Streptococcus mutans and Streptococcus sobrinus in dental plaque samples and its association with early childhood caries.
BACKGROUND Streptococcus mutans and Streptococcus sobrinus are closely associated with the development of early childhood caries (ECC). Recently, quantitative real-time polymerase chain reactionExpand
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Molar root-incisor malformation: considerations of diverse developmental and etiologic factors.
OBJECTIVE The objective of this study was to evaluate the variation in the condition referred to as molar root-incisor malformation (MRIM) and elucidate the distribution of affected teeth. This studyExpand
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Recessive Mutations in ACPT, Encoding Testicular Acid Phosphatase, Cause Hypoplastic Amelogenesis Imperfecta.
Amelogenesis imperfecta (AI) is a heterogeneous group of genetic disorders affecting tooth enamel. The affected enamel can be hypoplastic and/or hypomineralized. In this study, we identified ACPTExpand
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Analgesic effect of preoperative versus intraoperative dexamethasone after laparoscopic cholecystectomy with multimodal analgesia
Background Pain after laparoscopy is multifactorial and different treatments have been proposed to provide pain relief. Multimodal analgesia is now recommended to prevent and treat post-laparoscopyExpand
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Everything that you have ever been told about assessment center ratings is confounded.
Despite a substantial research literature on the influence of dimensions and exercises in assessment centers (ACs), the relative impact of these 2 sources of variance continues to raise uncertaintiesExpand
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Pharmacokinetic and bioavailability studies of 5 mg mosapride tablets in healthy Korean volunteers.
AIM Mosapride is a gastroprokinetic agent, a 5-HT4 receptor agonist and 5-HT3 receptor antagonist exhibiting no activity at dopamine D2, 5-HT1 and 5-HT2 receptors. This study was performed to compareExpand
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Tissue response to titanium plates: a transmitted electron microscopic study.
PURPOSE This study investigated the tissue response associated with titanium plates. MATERIALS AND METHODS Titanium miniplates were used to stabilize fractured bones and a bone graft in 14Expand
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Measurement of refractive-index variation with temperature by use of long-period fiber gratings.
The thermo-optic coefficient of the core material of a fiber is analyzed by use of a pair of long-period fiber gratings. First the effective index difference between the core and the cladding modesExpand
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