Effect of soft foods on primary human gingival epithelial cell growth and the wound healing process.


OBJECTIVES Investigate the effect of soft diet foods on gingival epithelial cell growth, migration, and mediator secretion. METHODS Human gingival epithelial cells were stimulated for various time periods with the following soft diet foods: orange juice, drinkable yogurt, and a nutritional drink. Cell growth was determined by an MTT assay and cell… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.foodres.2017.07.041