Acute effects of cigarette smoke on three-dimensional cultures of normal human oral mucosa.


CONTEXT Human oral mucosa is the combustion chamber of cigarette, but scanty evidence is available about the early smoke effects. OBJECTIVE The present work aimed at evaluating from a morphological point of view whole smoke early effects on epithelial intercellular adhesion and keratinocyte terminal differentiation in a three-dimensional model of human… (More)
DOI: 10.3109/08958378.2012.679367


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