Caries vaccines for the twenty-first century.

Abstract

Can infection with the dental caries pathogen, Streptococcus mutans, be intercepted or modified immunologically? Resolving this question requires answers to many questions: What are the pathways by which this cariogenic streptococcus enters and accumulates in the dental biofilm? Can bacterial components associated with virulence induce immune responses… (More)

Topics

  • Presentations referencing similar topics