Characterization of antibacterial and adhesion properties of chitosan-modified glass ionomer cement.

@article{Ibrahim2015CharacterizationOA,
  title={Characterization of antibacterial and adhesion properties of chitosan-modified glass ionomer cement.},
  author={Marrwa A Ibrahim and Jennifer Chiew Lian Neo and Roxanna Jean Esguerra and Amr S. Fawzy},
  journal={Journal of biomaterials applications},
  year={2015},
  volume={30 4},
  pages={409-19}
}
OBJECTIVES The aim is to investigate the effect of modifying the liquid phase of a conventional glass ionomer restorative material with different chitosan volume contents on the antibacterial properties and adhesion to dentin. METHODS The liquids of commercially available restorative glass ionomer cements (GIC) were modified with chitosan (CH) solutions… CONTINUE READING