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Oral and Systemic aMMP-8 in Periodontal Disease

2020-02-17 18:20:49 | BioPortfolio

Summary

Periodontal disease is an inflammatory process that can result in tooth loss and also is considered a modifying factor for systemic health. Matrix metalloproteinase (MMP)-8 is the major collagenase of periodontal tissue breakdown. The aim of the present study is to analyze active (aMMP-8) levels in gingival crevicular fluid (GCF), saliva and serum in the context of new criteria of gingivitis and stage 3 grade C periodontitis.

Study Design

Conditions

Periodontal Diseases

Intervention

Biochemical analysis

Location

Aydin Adnan Menderes University
Aydın
Turkey

Status

Recruiting

Source

Aydin Adnan Menderes University

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2020-02-17T18:20:49-0500

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