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Graphene oxide enrichment of collagen membranes improves DPSCs differentiation and controls inflammation occurrence
(Wiley, Hoboken, 2017)
Collagen membranes are used in oral surgery for bone defects treatment acting as a barrier that does not allow the invasion of soft tissue into the growing bone. To improve biocompatibility collagen membranes were coated ...
Biocompatibility of new nanostructural materials based on active silicate systems and hydroxyapatite: in vitro and in vivo study
(Wiley, Hoboken, 2015)
AimTo evaluate in vitro cytotoxicity and in vivo inflammatory response to new nanostructural materials based on active calcium silicate systems (CS) and hydroxyapatite (HA-CS). MethodologyCytotoxicity of eluates of new ...
Pediatric siMS score: A new, simple and accurate continuous metabolic syndrome score for everyday use in pediatrics
(Public Library Science, San Francisco, 2017)
Background The dichotomous nature of the current definition of metabolic syndrome (MS) in youth results in loss of information. On the other hand, the calculation of continuous MS scores using standardized residuals in ...
Impairment of acetylcholine-mediated endothelium-dependent relaxation in isolated parotid artery of the alloxan-induced diabetic rabbit
(Wiley, Hoboken, 2011)
The aim of this study was to assess the effect of type 1 diabetes mellitus (induced by a single intravenous injection of 100 mg kg(-1) of alloxan) on acetylcholine (ACh)-induced relaxation in isolated rabbit parotid gland ...
Expression of interleukin-33 and its receptor ST2 in periapical granulomas and radicular cysts
(Wiley, Hoboken, 2016)
BACKGROUND: Interleukin-33 (IL-33) is a recently identified cytokine belonging to the IL-1 family and ligand for the IL-1 receptor-related protein ST2. IL-33/ST2 signaling plays a critical role in allergy, autoimmunity, ...
The concentration of TNF-alpha correlate with number of inflammatory cells and degree of vascularization in radicular cysts
(Wiley, Hoboken, 2008)
OBJECTIVE: To correlate values of tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-alpha) depending on the count of inflammatory cells with degree of vascularization in cystic fluid of radicular cysts. MATERIAL AND METHODS: We investigated ...
Camphor and rutin, compounds of distinct origin combating Candida albicans
(Wiley, Hoboken, 2017)
Herpesviral-bacterial co-infection in mandibular third molar pericoronitis
(Springer Heidelberg, Heidelberg, 2017)
The aim of this study was to assess the presence of herpesviruses and periodontopathic bacteria and to establish their potential association with pericoronitis. Fifty samples obtained with paper points (30 from pericoronitis ...
Human Cytomegalovirus and Epstein-Barr Virus Genotypes in Apical Periodontitis Lesions
(Elsevier Science Inc, New York, 2015)
Introduction: Different genotypes of human cytomegalovirus (HCMV) and Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) possess specific pathogenic abilities because of various interactions with the host's immune system and differences in cell ...
Prevalence of oral herpes simplex virus reactivation in cancer patients: a comparison of different techniques of viral detection
(Wiley, Hoboken, 2009)
Oral reactivation of latent Herpes simplex virus (HSV) infection may easily occur in cancer patients. Virus reactivation can cause oral mucosa damage, worsen already existing lesions caused by stomatotoxic effect of cancer ...