Effect of a volatile smoke component (acrolein) on human gingival fibroblasts: An in vitro study

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AIM Tobacco and some of its volatile and non-volatile components have been found to affect many types of cells including human gingival fibroblasts. The aim of this present study was to estimate the effect of acrolein, a volatile fraction of cigarette smoke on the attachment, proliferation and ultra structure of human gingival fibroblasts in culture… (More)
DOI: 10.4103/0972-124X.92573

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@inproceedings{Anand2011EffectOA, title={Effect of a volatile smoke component (acrolein) on human gingival fibroblasts: An in vitro study}, author={Nithya Anand and Pamela Emmadi and Namasivayam Ambalavanan and T. Ramakrishnan}, booktitle={Journal of Indian Society of Periodontology}, year={2011} }