Asma A Khan

Summary

Affiliation: University of Texas Health Science Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The development of a diagnostic instrument for the measurement of mechanical allodynia
    Asma A Khan
    University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Department of Endodontics, San Antonio, Texas 78229, USA
    J Endod 33:663-6. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Measurement of mechanical allodynia and local anesthetic efficacy in patients with irreversible pulpitis and acute periradicular periodontitis
    Asma A Khan
    Department of Endodontics, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, Texas, USA
    J Endod 33:796-9. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Tumor necrosis factor alpha enhances the sensitivity of rat trigeminal neurons to capsaicin
    A A Khan
    Department of Endodontics, MC 7892, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
    Neuroscience 155:503-9. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint The incidence of mechanical allodynia in patients with irreversible pulpitis
    Christopher B Owatz
    Department of Endodontics, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
    J Endod 33:552-6. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Differential expression of microRNAs in normal and inflamed human pulps
    Sheng Zhong
    Department of Endodontics, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    J Endod 38:746-52. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Effect of calcium hydroxide on proinflammatory cytokines and neuropeptides
    Asma A Khan
    Department of Endodontics, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7450, USA
    J Endod 34:1360-3. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Potential correlation between statins and pulp chamber calcification
    Mary T Pettiette
    Department of Endodontics, University of North Carolina School of Dentistry, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7450, USA
    J Endod 39:1119-23. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint In vivo selectivity of a selective cyclooxygenase 2 inhibitor in the oral surgery model
    Asma A Khan
    Pain and Neurosensory Mechanisms Branch, National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda MD 20892 1258, USA
    Clin Pharmacol Ther 72:44-9. 2002

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint The development of a diagnostic instrument for the measurement of mechanical allodynia
    Asma A Khan
    University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Department of Endodontics, San Antonio, Texas 78229, USA
    J Endod 33:663-6. 2007
    ..3-0.64) and substantial for intra-observer reliability (0.63-0.68). Thus, the force transducer used in our study is a reliable method to measure mechanical pain thresholds in endodontic patients...
  2. ncbi request reprint Measurement of mechanical allodynia and local anesthetic efficacy in patients with irreversible pulpitis and acute periradicular periodontitis
    Asma A Khan
    Department of Endodontics, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, Texas, USA
    J Endod 33:796-9. 2007
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  3. ncbi request reprint Tumor necrosis factor alpha enhances the sensitivity of rat trigeminal neurons to capsaicin
    A A Khan
    Department of Endodontics, MC 7892, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
    Neuroscience 155:503-9. 2008
    ..Thus, increased sensitization and up-regulation of TRPV1 constitutes a potential mechanism by which TNFalpha mediates inflammatory hyperalgesia and pain...
  4. ncbi request reprint The incidence of mechanical allodynia in patients with irreversible pulpitis
    Christopher B Owatz
    Department of Endodontics, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
    J Endod 33:552-6. 2007
    ..2%, indicating that periradicular mechanical allodynia contributes to early stages of odontogenic pain because of inflammation of vital pulpal tissue...
  5. doi request reprint Differential expression of microRNAs in normal and inflamed human pulps
    Sheng Zhong
    Department of Endodontics, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    J Endod 38:746-52. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the differential expression of miRNAs in normal and inflamed human dental pulps and to explore their functional gene targets...
  6. doi request reprint Effect of calcium hydroxide on proinflammatory cytokines and neuropeptides
    Asma A Khan
    Department of Endodontics, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7450, USA
    J Endod 34:1360-3. 2008
    ..001). We concluded that denaturation of these proinflammatory mediators is a potential mechanism by which Ca(OH)(2) contributes to the resolution of periradicular periodontitis...
  7. doi request reprint Potential correlation between statins and pulp chamber calcification
    Mary T Pettiette
    Department of Endodontics, University of North Carolina School of Dentistry, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7450, USA
    J Endod 39:1119-23. 2013
    ..This study tested the hypothesis that the systemic administration of statins results in increased dental pulp calcification...
  8. ncbi request reprint In vivo selectivity of a selective cyclooxygenase 2 inhibitor in the oral surgery model
    Asma A Khan
    Pain and Neurosensory Mechanisms Branch, National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda MD 20892 1258, USA
    Clin Pharmacol Ther 72:44-9. 2002
    ..This study examined the in vivo selectivity of celecoxib, a COX-2 inhibitor, and evaluated whether estimates of selectivity that are based on in vitro and ex vivo analyses are reliable indicators of in vivo selectivity...

Research Grants1

  1. Cytokine Regulation of Periradicular Pain in Humans
    Asma Khan; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Dr Kenneth Kornman of IL Genetics will serve as a consultant on this project and will oversee the genotyping and genetic analysis. Statistical consultation will be provided by Dr. Brad Pollock. ..