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Dental Plaque

Known as: Plaque, Dental, tooth plaque, Dental Plaque [Disease/Finding] 
A film that attaches to teeth, often causing DENTAL CARIES and GINGIVITIS. It is composed of MUCINS, secreted from salivary glands, and… 
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Review
2004
Review
2004
  • P. Marsh
  • Caries Research
  • 2004
  • Corpus ID: 1164309
New technologies have provided novel insights into how dental plaque functions as a biofilm. Confocal microscopy has confirmed… 
Review
2003
Review
2003
Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease results in >19 million deaths annually, and coronary heart disease accounts for the… 
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
It has been recognized for some time that bacterial species exist in complexes in subgingival plaque. The purpose of the present… 
Review
1994
Review
1994
  • P. Marsh
  • Advances in dental research
  • 1994
  • Corpus ID: 32327358
Dental plaque forms naturally on teeth and is of benefit to the host by helping to prevent colonization by exogenous species. The… 
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Dysregulated extracellular matrix (ECM) metabolism may contribute to vascular remodeling during the development and complication… 
Review
1975
Review
1975
The origin of indices for recording gingivitis and plaque is reviewed. Each index seems to have been constructed for a special… 
Highly Cited
1972
Highly Cited
1972
Dental plaque samples from (i) subjects with no apparent oral disease, (ii) mentally retarded subjects with periodontal disease… 
Review
1968
Review
1968
The ageing of many populations in recent years has directed increasing attention to the social, medical and biological problems… 
Highly Cited
1954
Highly Cited
1954
Plaques have been produced with the three types of poliomyelitis viruses on monolayer tissue cultures of monkey kidney and monkey…