Gene therapy and its implications in Periodontics

  title={Gene therapy and its implications in Periodontics},
  author={Swapna Arunkumar Mahale and Nitin Hemchandra Dani and Shumaila S. Ansari and Triveni A Kale},
  booktitle={Journal of Indian Society of Periodontology},
Gene therapy is a field of Biomedicine. With the advent of gene therapy in dentistry, significant progress has been made in the control of periodontal diseases and reconstruction of dento-alveolar apparatus.Implementation in periodontics include:-As a mode of tissue engineering with three approaches: cell, protein-based and gene delivery approach.-Genetic approach to Biofilm Antibiotic Resistance.Future strategies of gene therapy in preventing periodontal diseases:-Enhances host defense… CONTINUE READING