Development of a contemporary animal model of Candida albicans-associated denture stomatitis using a novel intraoral denture system.

Abstract

Denture stomatitis (DS) is a fungal infection characterized by inflammation of the oral mucosa in direct contact with the denture and affects up to 50% of denture wearers. Despite the prevalence, very little is known about the role of fungal or host factors that contribute to pathogenesis. Recently, we developed a novel intraoral denture system for rodent… (More)
DOI: 10.1128/IAI.00019-12

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