Modulation of immunoreactivity to periodontal disease-associated microorganisms during pregnancy.

@article{Lopatin1980ModulationOI,
  title={Modulation of immunoreactivity to periodontal disease-associated microorganisms during pregnancy.},
  author={Dennis E. Lopatin and Kenneth S K S Kornman and Walter J. Loesche},
  journal={Infection and immunity},
  year={1980},
  volume={28 3},
  pages={713-8}
}
The lymphocyte blastogenic response to a panel of antigens and mitogens was assessed in a group of 20 women throughout their pregnancy. In addition, a group of five nonpregnant women was monitored simultaneously to identify variations in response to the same stimulants. The stimulants included orally associated bacterial antigens (Streptococcus sanguis, Actinomyces viscosus, Bacteroides asaccharolyticus, Bacteroides melaninogenicus subsp. intermedius, Bacteroides [Capnocytophaga] ochraceus, and… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 16 extracted citations

Dental Caries and Gingivitis in Pregnant Women

D. P. Mital, Dr. Amit, Dr. Deepak Raisingani, Dr. Nupur Hooja, Dr. Makkar Priyanka
2014
View 1 Excerpt

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…