Experts and Doctors on saliva in Niigata, Japan


Locale: Niigata, Japan
Topic: saliva

Top Publications

  1. Kinoshita S, Kojima R, Taguchi Y, Noda T. Tooth replantation after traumatic avulsion: a report of ten cases. Dent Traumatol. 2002;18:153-6 pubmed
    ..Depending on the kind of lay people, it appears that it is necessary to select the best way to convey information about the management of avulsed permanent teeth. ..
  2. Watanabe M, Asatsuma M, Ikui A, Ikeda M, Yamada Y, Nomura S, et al. Measurements of several metallic elements and matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs) in saliva from patients with taste disorder. Chem Senses. 2005;30:121-5 pubmed
    ..8 (P < 0.049). These differences may be closely related with this disease. ICP-MS is an easy and accurate instrument for measurements of salivary metallic elements and may be useful in establishing a diagnosis of taste disorder. ..
  3. Mineyama R, Yoshino S, Maeda N. DNA fingerprinting of isolates of Streptococcus mutans by pulsed-field gel electrophoresis. Microbiol Res. 2007;162:244-9 pubmed
    ..Our results indicate that BssH II is a useful enzyme for distinguishing among isolates of S. mutans and that digestion patterns obtained by PFGE can be used for chromosomal DNA fingerprinting. ..
  4. Kaneko N, Yoshihara A, Ida H, Nomura Y, Imai S, Nisizawa T, et al. Influence of a fluoride mouthrinse on mutans streptococci in schoolchildren. Caries Res. 2006;40:501-7 pubmed
  5. Imai A, Nashida T, Shimomura H. mRNA expression of membrane-fusion-related proteins in rat parotid gland. Arch Oral Biol. 2001;46:955-62 pubmed
    ..mRNA expressions of many SNAREs and of the membrane-fusion-proteins suggest novel interactions for the regulation of salivary exocytosis. ..
  6. Yoshie H, Tai H, Kobayashi T, Oda Gou E, Nomura Y, Numabe Y, et al. Salivary enzyme levels after scaling and interleukin-1 genotypes in Japanese patients with chronic periodontitis. J Periodontol. 2007;78:498-503 pubmed
    ..In addition, although IL-1A+4845 alleles may not influence clinical parameters, they may influence post-scaling values of salivary AST and ALT. ..