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Reduced muscarinic parotid secretion is underlain by impaired NO signaling in diabetic rabbits
(Wiley, Hoboken, 2015)
ObjectivesThe influence of experimental diabetes (alloxan, 100mgkg(-1)) was studied on rabbit parotid gland function. Material and MethodsCarbachol-induced parotid secretion in vivo, and in vitro quantification of inducible ...
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 ...
Characterization of stem-like cancer cells in basal cell carcinoma and its surgical margins
(Wiley, Hoboken, 2018)
BackgroundUnderstanding the pathogenesis of basal cell carcinoma (BCC) and identifying the cells responsible for propagation and recurrence are crucial for the development of new treatment strategies. The aim of this study ...
Gene-environment interaction between the MMP9 C-1562T promoter variant and cigarette smoke in the pathogenesis of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
(Wiley, Hoboken, 2016)
The aetiology of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is complex. While cigarette smoking is a well-established cause of COPD, a myriad of assessed genetic factors has given conflicting data. Since gene-environment ...
Evaluation of biological debris on endodontic instruments after cleaning and sterilization procedures
(Wiley-Blackwell Publishing, Inc, Malden, 2010)
Aim To examine the presence of biological debris and the level of contamination on reusable endodontic instruments those were subjected to different cleaning methods prior to sterilization. Methodology One hundred and ...
Relationship between fluoride intake in Serbian children living in two areas with different natural levels of fluorides and occurrence of dental fluorosis
(Pergamon-Elsevier Science Ltd, Oxford, 2009)
The amount of fluoride present naturally in drinking water is highly variable, being dependent upon the individual geological environment from which the water is obtained. Chronic exposure to exceeding fluoride doses induces ...
Camphor and rutin, compounds of distinct origin combating Candida albicans
(Wiley, Hoboken, 2017)
Survivin expression in odontogenic keratocysts and correlation with cytomegalovirus infection
(Wiley, Hoboken, 2010)
Objectives: The aim of this study was to investigate the expression of survivin, an inhibitor of apoptosis, in odontogenic keratocysts and to compare it to the findings in non-neoplastic jaw cysts - periapical cysts, as ...
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 ...
Neurolytic effects of ampicillin on the rat infraorbital nerve
(Wiley, Hoboken, 2012)
PURPOSE: The aim of this study was to investigate the histomorphological changes of the infraorbital nerve of rats treated with ampicillin. MATERIALS AND METHODS: The infraorbital nerve was approached through the infraorbital ...