Potential correlation between statins and pulp chamber calcification.


INTRODUCTION 3-Hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl-coenzyme A reductase inhibitors (statins) are the first-line pharmaceuticals for the prevention and treatment of dyslipidemia. A recent investigation has shown that statins induced odontoblastic differentiation of dental pulp stem cells. Statins enhance the differentiation of human dental pulp cells by up-regulating… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.joen.2013.06.005


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@article{Pettiette2013PotentialCB, title={Potential correlation between statins and pulp chamber calcification.}, author={Mary T Pettiette and Sheng Zhong and Antonio J. Moretti and Asma Ashraf Khan}, journal={Journal of endodontics}, year={2013}, volume={39 9}, pages={1119-23} }