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Periodontal Ligament

Known as: Set of periodontia, Ligament, Alveolodental, Membrane, Alveolodental 
The fibrous CONNECTIVE TISSUE surrounding the TOOTH ROOT, separating it from and attaching it to the alveolar bone (ALVEOLAR PROCESS).
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Tissue engineering utilizing periodontal ligament stem cells (PDLSCs) has recently been proposed for the development of new… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Periodontal ligament (PDL) repair is thought to involve mesenchymal progenitor cells capable of forming fibroblasts… Expand
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Review
2006
Review
2006
Matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs) form a family of enzymes that mediate multiple functions both in the tissue destruction and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE Stem cells have been used for regenerative therapies in various fields. The proportion of cells that… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Periodontal diseases that lead to the destruction of periodontal tissues--including periodontal ligament (PDL… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Previously, we discovered that periodontal ligament (PDL) cells not only support osteoclastogenesis through cell-to-cell contact… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Neural crest cells are multipotential stem cells that contribute extensively to vertebrate development and give rise to various… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
We had previously identified the cDNA for a novel protein called osteoblast-specific factor 2 (OSF-2) from an MC3T3-E1 cDNA… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
400 avulsed and replanted permanent teeth were examined for periodontal ligament (PDL) healing, using standardized radiographic… Expand
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
The present experiment was undertaken to test the hypothesis that new connective tissue attachment may form on a previously… Expand
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