saliva

Known as: Salivas, Salivary gland secretion, Head and Neck, Saliva 
The watery fluid in the mouth made by the salivary glands. Saliva moistens food to help digestion and it helps protect the mouth against infections.
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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
BACKGROUND During the largest Zika virus (ZIKV) outbreak ever reported that occurred from October 2013 to March 2014 in French… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Exosomes are 30-100 nm membrane vesicles of endocytic origin produced by numerous cells. They can mediate diverse biological… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND Exosomes, derived from endocytic membrane vesicles are thought to participate in cell-cell communication and protein… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
A critical concern in the transmission of prion diseases, including chronic wasting disease (CWD) of cervids, is the potential… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Salivary nitrate from dietary or endogenous sources is reduced to nitrite by oral bacteria. In the acidic stomach, nitrite is… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
OBJECTIVE Ambulatory saliva collections for subsequent analysis of free cortisol levels are now frequently applied to measure… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
We have developed a model of cutaneous leishmaniasis due to Leishmania major that seeks to mimic the natural conditions of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The aim of this study was to establish morning and evening reference ranges for cortisol in saliva. Another objective was to… (More)
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Review
1992
Review
1992
The secretions of the major and minor salivary glands, together with the gingival crevicular fluid, constitute the oral fluid or… (More)
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
Assay of hormones in saliva would be more convenient than assay in blood, but there is no information on the route by which… (More)
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