Vanilloid receptor 1 expression in human tooth pulp in relation to caries and pain.

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AIMS To investigate the presence of vanilloid receptor 1 (TRPV1) in human dental pulp and to correlate any expression with caries and pain. METHODS Permanent mandibular first molars were collected and categorized as intact or grossly carious. Grossly carious teeth were further categorized as carious asymptomatic or carious painful samples. Coronal pulps… (More)

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@article{Morgan2005VanilloidR1, title={Vanilloid receptor 1 expression in human tooth pulp in relation to caries and pain.}, author={Claire R Morgan and Helen Dawn Rodd and Nick Clayton and John Bryan Davis and Fiona M. Boissonade}, journal={Journal of orofacial pain}, year={2005}, volume={19 3}, pages={248-60} }