J M Tanzer

Summary

Affiliation: University of Connecticut Health Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Verification of caries inhibition by a tartar control toothpaste
    Jason M Tanzer
    Department of Oral Diagnosis, School of Dental Medicine, Department of Laboratory Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT, USA
    J Clin Dent 14:74-6. 2003
  2. pmc Streptococcus mutans out-competes Streptococcus gordonii in vivo
    J M Tanzer
    Schools of Dental Medicine and Medicine, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT 06030 1605, USA
    J Dent Res 91:513-9. 2012
  3. pmc Interaction of salivary alpha-amylase and amylase-binding-protein A (AbpA) of Streptococcus gordonii with glucosyltransferase of S. gordonii and Streptococcus mutans
    Biswendu Chaudhuri
    Department of Oral Biology, School of Dental Medicine, State University of New York at Buffalo, New York, USA
    BMC Microbiol 7:60. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Caries inhibition by and safety of Lactobacillus paracasei DSMZ16671
    J M Tanzer
    University of Connecticut Health Center, 263 Farmington Avenue, Farmington, CT 06030 1605, USA
    J Dent Res 89:921-6. 2010
  5. pmc Streptococcus gordonii's sequenced strain CH1 glucosyltransferase determines persistent but not initial colonization of teeth of rats
    J M Tanzer
    Division of Oral Medicine, Department of Oral Health and Diagonistic Science, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT 06030 1605, USA
    Arch Oral Biol 53:133-40. 2008
  6. pmc Streptococcus mutans: fructose transport, xylitol resistance, and virulence
    J M Tanzer
    University of Connecticut, School of Dental Medicine, Farmington, CT 06030 1605, USA
    J Dent Res 85:369-73. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Amylase-binding proteins A (AbpA) and B (AbpB) differentially affect colonization of rats' teeth by Streptococcus gordonii
    J M Tanzer
    School of Dental Medicine, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT 06030 1605, USA
    Microbiology 149:2653-60. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint The microbiology of primary dental caries in humans
    J M Tanzer
    School of Dental Medicine, University of Connecticut, Farmington 06030 1605, USA
    J Dent Educ 65:1028-37. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Caries inhibition in rats by a sodium fluoride, tripolyphosphate toothpaste with whitening and anti-tartar properties
    J M Tanzer
    Department of Oral Diagnosis, School of Dental Medicine, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT, USA
    J Clin Dent 12:108-11. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Oral colonization and cariogenicity of Streptococcus gordonii in specific pathogen-free TAN:SPFOM(OM)BR rats consuming starch or sucrose diets
    J M Tanzer
    Department of Oral Diagnosis, School of Dental Medicine, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT 06030 1605, USA
    Arch Oral Biol 46:323-33. 2001

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Verification of caries inhibition by a tartar control toothpaste
    Jason M Tanzer
    Department of Oral Diagnosis, School of Dental Medicine, Department of Laboratory Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT, USA
    J Clin Dent 14:74-6. 2003
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  2. pmc Streptococcus mutans out-competes Streptococcus gordonii in vivo
    J M Tanzer
    Schools of Dental Medicine and Medicine, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT 06030 1605, USA
    J Dent Res 91:513-9. 2012
    ..mutans or S. gordonii colonization abundance: the former highly cariogenic, the latter not. S. gordonii does not appear to be a good candidate for replacement therapy. These results are consistent with human data...
  3. pmc Interaction of salivary alpha-amylase and amylase-binding-protein A (AbpA) of Streptococcus gordonii with glucosyltransferase of S. gordonii and Streptococcus mutans
    Biswendu Chaudhuri
    Department of Oral Biology, School of Dental Medicine, State University of New York at Buffalo, New York, USA
    BMC Microbiol 7:60. 2007
    ..We examined the interaction of amylase and recombinant AbpA (rAbpA), together with Gtfs of S. gordonii and S. mutans...
  4. doi request reprint Caries inhibition by and safety of Lactobacillus paracasei DSMZ16671
    J M Tanzer
    University of Connecticut Health Center, 263 Farmington Avenue, Farmington, CT 06030 1605, USA
    J Dent Res 89:921-6. 2010
    ..mutans and fed the DSMZ16671 supplement, by comparison with controls. Neither toxicity nor mutagenicity of DSMZ16671 was detected. Use of heat-killed DSMZ16671 is efficacious in rats and appears safe...
  5. pmc Streptococcus gordonii's sequenced strain CH1 glucosyltransferase determines persistent but not initial colonization of teeth of rats
    J M Tanzer
    Division of Oral Medicine, Department of Oral Health and Diagonistic Science, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT 06030 1605, USA
    Arch Oral Biol 53:133-40. 2008
    ..Extracellular glucan synthesis from sucrose by Streptococcus gordonii, a major dental plaque biofilm bacterium, is assumed important for colonization of teeth; but this hypothesis is un-tested in vivo...
  6. pmc Streptococcus mutans: fructose transport, xylitol resistance, and virulence
    J M Tanzer
    University of Connecticut, School of Dental Medicine, Farmington, CT 06030 1605, USA
    J Dent Res 85:369-73. 2006
    ..These results also suggest why xylitol inhibition of caries is paradoxically associated with spontaneous emergence of so-called X(r) S. mutans in habitual human xylitol users...
  7. ncbi request reprint Amylase-binding proteins A (AbpA) and B (AbpB) differentially affect colonization of rats' teeth by Streptococcus gordonii
    J M Tanzer
    School of Dental Medicine, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT 06030 1605, USA
    Microbiology 149:2653-60. 2003
    ..These data illustrate that the complex nature of the oral environment may not be adequately modelled by in vitro systems...
  8. ncbi request reprint The microbiology of primary dental caries in humans
    J M Tanzer
    School of Dental Medicine, University of Connecticut, Farmington 06030 1605, USA
    J Dent Educ 65:1028-37. 2001
    ..Future directions for microbiological clinical caries research are suggested, and the use of the term "caries" to describe the disease, not its lesions, is urged...
  9. ncbi request reprint Caries inhibition in rats by a sodium fluoride, tripolyphosphate toothpaste with whitening and anti-tartar properties
    J M Tanzer
    Department of Oral Diagnosis, School of Dental Medicine, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT, USA
    J Clin Dent 12:108-11. 2001
    ..It is thus apparent that Aquafresh Whitening has the anticaries benefit of a USP reference standard NaF toothpaste...
  10. ncbi request reprint Oral colonization and cariogenicity of Streptococcus gordonii in specific pathogen-free TAN:SPFOM(OM)BR rats consuming starch or sucrose diets
    J M Tanzer
    Department of Oral Diagnosis, School of Dental Medicine, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT 06030 1605, USA
    Arch Oral Biol 46:323-33. 2001
    ..Caries scores are augmented by sucrose compared with starch, and are further augmented by S gordonii colonization. S. gordonii is thus cariologically significant in the presence of sucrose, at least in this rat...
  11. ncbi request reprint Identification and analysis of the amylase-binding protein B (AbpB) and gene (abpB) from Streptococcus gordonii
    Lina Li
    Department of Oral Biology, 109 Foster Hall, School of Dental Medicine, State University of New York at Buffalo, 14214, USA
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 212:151-7. 2002
    ..Thus, AbpA, but not AbpB, appears sufficient to be the major receptor for amylase binding to the streptococcal surface. The role of AbpB in bacterial colonization remains to be elucidated...
  12. pmc Amylase-binding protein B of Streptococcus gordonii is an extracellular dipeptidyl-peptidase
    Biswendu Chaudhuri
    Department of Oral Biology, School of Dental Medicine, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York 14214, USA
    Infect Immun 76:4530-7. 2008
    ..In summary, AbpB demonstrates proteolytic activity and interacts with and modulates Gtf activity. These activities may help explain the crucial role AbpB appears to play in S. gordonii oral colonization...