Porphyromonas gingivalis and Epstein-Barr Virus Are Associated With Increased Levels of Visfatin in Gingival Crevicular Fluid.

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BACKGROUND There is little clinical information on the relationship between periodontopathogens and visfatin. The purpose of this study is to determine visfatin levels in the gingival crevicular fluid (GCF) of healthy individuals and patients with periodontitis and to investigate the possible relationship between this adipokine and the presence and levels… (More)
DOI: 10.1902/jop.2015.150424

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@article{zcan2016PorphyromonasGA, title={Porphyromonas gingivalis and Epstein-Barr Virus Are Associated With Increased Levels of Visfatin in Gingival Crevicular Fluid.}, author={Erkan {\"{O}zcan and N. Işıl Saygun and Muhittin Abd{\"{u}lkadir Serdar and Ayhan Kubar and V Umut Bengi}, journal={Journal of periodontology}, year={2016}, volume={87 4}, pages={443-51} }