epoxy resins

Summary

Summary: Organic compounds containing an epoxide group and characterized by strength and thermosetting properties. Epoxy resins are often used as dental materials.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi The impact of root dentine conditioning on sealing ability and push-out bond strength of an epoxy resin root canal sealer
    P Neelakantan
    Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics, Saveetha Dental College and Hospitals, Saveetha University, Chennai, India
    Int Endod J 44:491-8. 2011
  2. ncbi Changes in the surface of four calcium silicate-containing endodontic materials and an epoxy resin-based sealer after a solubility test
    R P Borges
    Department of Endodontics, University of Ribeirao Preto, Ribeirao Preto, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Int Endod J 45:419-28. 2012
  3. ncbi An evaluation of the quality of root fillings in mandibular incisors and maxillary and mandibular canines using different methodologies
    L W M van der Sluis
    Department of Cariology Endodontology Pedodontology, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam ACTA, Louwesweg 1, Amsterdam 1066 EA, The Netherlands
    J Dent 33:683-8. 2005
  4. ncbi Evaluation of cytotoxicity and up-regulation of gelatinases in human fibroblast cells by four root canal sealers
    E J N L Silva
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, Endodontic Division, Piracicaba Dental School, State University of Campinas, Piracicaba, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Int Endod J 45:49-56. 2012
  5. ncbi Antimicrobial activity of different endodontic sealers: an in vitro evaluation
    S Saha
    Department of Pedodontics, Sardar Patel Postgraduate Institute of Dental and Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent 28:251-7. 2010
  6. ncbi Effect of different irrigation protocols on resin sealer bond strength to dentin
    Maíra Prado
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, Endodontics Division, State University of Campinas, Piracicaba, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Endod 39:689-92. 2013
  7. ncbi Effects of iRoot SP on mineralization-related genes expression in MG63 cells
    Wei Zhang
    Department of Operative Dentistry and Endodontics, School of Stomatology, Wuhan University, Wuhan, China
    J Endod 36:1978-82. 2010
  8. ncbi Push-out bond strength of Resilon/Epiphany and Resilon/Epiphany self-etch to root dentin
    Gustavo De-Deus
    Department of Endodontics, Veiga de Almeida University, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
    J Endod 35:1048-50. 2009
  9. ncbi Comparative analysis of leakage in root canal fillings performed with gutta-percha and Resilon cones with AH Plus and Epiphany sealers
    Vinicio Hidemitsu Goto Hirai
    Department of Endodontics, Pontifical Catholic University of Parana, Curitiba, Brazil
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 109:e131-5. 2010
  10. ncbi Cytotoxicity and genotoxicity of root canal sealers based on mineral trioxide aggregate
    Claudia V Bin
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, Sao Paulo State University UNESP, Sao Jose dos Campos, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Endod 38:495-500. 2012

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  1. ncbi The impact of root dentine conditioning on sealing ability and push-out bond strength of an epoxy resin root canal sealer
    P Neelakantan
    Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics, Saveetha Dental College and Hospitals, Saveetha University, Chennai, India
    Int Endod J 44:491-8. 2011
    ..To investigate the impact of dentine conditioning on sealing ability and dentine bond strength of an epoxy resin sealer...
  2. ncbi Changes in the surface of four calcium silicate-containing endodontic materials and an epoxy resin-based sealer after a solubility test
    R P Borges
    Department of Endodontics, University of Ribeirao Preto, Ribeirao Preto, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Int Endod J 45:419-28. 2012
    ....
  3. ncbi An evaluation of the quality of root fillings in mandibular incisors and maxillary and mandibular canines using different methodologies
    L W M van der Sluis
    Department of Cariology Endodontology Pedodontology, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam ACTA, Louwesweg 1, Amsterdam 1066 EA, The Netherlands
    J Dent 33:683-8. 2005
    ....
  4. ncbi Evaluation of cytotoxicity and up-regulation of gelatinases in human fibroblast cells by four root canal sealers
    E J N L Silva
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, Endodontic Division, Piracicaba Dental School, State University of Campinas, Piracicaba, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Int Endod J 45:49-56. 2012
    ..To investigate the effects of root canal sealers on the cytotoxicity and gelatinolytic activity of matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs) in human fibroblasts...
  5. ncbi Antimicrobial activity of different endodontic sealers: an in vitro evaluation
    S Saha
    Department of Pedodontics, Sardar Patel Postgraduate Institute of Dental and Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India
    J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent 28:251-7. 2010
    ..But the complexity of the pulp canal system presents a problem for chemomechanical preparation. One of the factors determining the success of endodontic treatment is the sealing material with a potent bactericidal effect...
  6. ncbi Effect of different irrigation protocols on resin sealer bond strength to dentin
    Maíra Prado
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, Endodontics Division, State University of Campinas, Piracicaba, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Endod 39:689-92. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the influence of different irrigation protocols on resin-based sealer bond strength to dentin and the associated failure pattern...
  7. ncbi Effects of iRoot SP on mineralization-related genes expression in MG63 cells
    Wei Zhang
    Department of Operative Dentistry and Endodontics, School of Stomatology, Wuhan University, Wuhan, China
    J Endod 36:1978-82. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the effects of iRoot SP root canal sealer (Innovative BioCreamix Inc, Vancouver, Canada) on the expression of mineralization-related genes in human MG63 osteoblast-like cells...
  8. ncbi Push-out bond strength of Resilon/Epiphany and Resilon/Epiphany self-etch to root dentin
    Gustavo De-Deus
    Department of Endodontics, Veiga de Almeida University, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
    J Endod 35:1048-50. 2009
    ..The present study was designed to investigate the bond strength produced by Epiphany and Epiphany SE to root canal dentin...
  9. ncbi Comparative analysis of leakage in root canal fillings performed with gutta-percha and Resilon cones with AH Plus and Epiphany sealers
    Vinicio Hidemitsu Goto Hirai
    Department of Endodontics, Pontifical Catholic University of Parana, Curitiba, Brazil
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 109:e131-5. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the leakage of root canal fillings of gutta-percha or Resilon cones in association with AH Plus or Epiphany sealer...
  10. ncbi Cytotoxicity and genotoxicity of root canal sealers based on mineral trioxide aggregate
    Claudia V Bin
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, Sao Paulo State University UNESP, Sao Jose dos Campos, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Endod 38:495-500. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the cytotoxicity and genotoxicity of MTA canal sealer (Fillapex) compared with white MTA cement and AH Plus...
  11. ncbi The cytotoxicity of RoekoSeal and AH plus compared during different setting periods
    Ivana Miletic
    Department of Dental Pathology, School of Dental Medicine, University of Zagreb, Croatia
    J Endod 31:307-9. 2005
    ..AH Plus was significantly more cytotoxic after 1 h, 24 h, and 48 h, compared to the 7 day and 1 month setting period on both cell lines. RoekoSeal had no cytotoxic effect on either cell line at any setting time...
  12. ncbi Evaluation of the flow rate of 3 endodontic sealers: Sealer 26, AH Plus, and MTA Obtura
    Ricardo Affonso Bernardes
    Department of Endodontics, CPO Sl Mandic, Brasiliense Dental School, Brasilia, Brazil
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 109:e47-9. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the flow rate of 3 endodontic sealers: Sealer 26, AH Plus, and MTA Obtura...
  13. ncbi Push-out bond strength of two new calcium silicate-based endodontic sealers to root canal dentine
    B Sagsen
    Department of Restorative Dentistry and Endodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Erciyes University, Kayseri, Turkey
    Int Endod J 44:1088-91. 2011
    ..To assess the push-out bond strength of two new calcium silicate-based endodontic sealers in the root canals of extracted teeth...
  14. ncbi In vitro antibacterial activities of root-canal sealers by using two different methods
    Funda Kont Cobankara
    Department of Endodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Selcuk University, Konya, Turkey
    J Endod 30:57-60. 2004
    ..05). The antibacterial efficiency of the materials varied according to the tests used. It was concluded that the technique, time, and ingredients of the tested material can affect the results of the microbiological studies...
  15. ncbi Push-out bond strengths: the Epiphany-Resilon endodontic obturation system compared with different pairings of Epiphany, Resilon, AH Plus and gutta-percha
    M Ungor
    Department of Endodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Baskent University, Ankara, Turkey
    Int Endod J 39:643-7. 2006
    ..To assess the bond strength of the new resin-based Epiphany-Resilon root canal filling system, and to compare this with bond strengths of different pairings of AH Plus, gutta-percha, Epiphany and Resilon...
  16. ncbi Evaluation of microleakage following application of a dentin bonding agent as root canal sealer in the presence or absence of smear layer
    Saeed Moradi
    Department of Endodontics, Dental Research Center, Faculty of Dentistry, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran
    J Oral Sci 51:207-13. 2009
    ..According to the results of this study, DBA (Excite DSC) had better apical sealing ability and could be applied clinically...
  17. ncbi Effects of three canal sealers on bond strength of a fiber post
    Ebru Ozsezer Demiryürek
    Department of Dentistry, Samsun, Turkey
    J Endod 36:497-501. 2010
    ..This study evaluated the effects of three different endodontic sealers on the bond strength of a fiber post cemented with adhesive resin cement...
  18. ncbi Assessment of a new root canal sealer's apical sealing ability
    Wei Zhang
    Department of Operative Dentistry and Endodontics, School and Hospital of Stomatology, Wuhan University, Wuhan, China
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 107:e79-82. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the apical sealing ability of a newly introduced root canal sealer: iRoot SP Root Canal Sealer...
  19. ncbi Tissue reaction initiated by different sealers
    M Bernath
    Department of Dentistry and Oral Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Pecs University, Pecs, Hungary
    Int Endod J 36:256-61. 2003
    ..To analyse the type and degree of inflammatory reaction initiated by four sealers...
  20. ncbi Toxicity evaluation of root canal sealers in vitro
    G Lodiene
    NIOM Nordic Institute of Dental Materials, Haslum, Norway
    Int Endod J 41:72-7. 2008
    ..To compare the toxicity of methacrylate resin-based root canal sealers with sealers based on epoxy resin and silicone by two-well established cell culture methods...
  21. pmc Synthesis and characterizations of melamine-based epoxy resins
    Laura Ricciotti
    Dipartimento di Ingegneria, Università di Napoli Parthenope, INSTM Research Group Napoli Parthenope, Centro Direzionale Napoli, Isola C4, Napoli 80143, Italy
    Int J Mol Sci 14:18200-14. 2013
    A new, easy and cost-effective synthetic procedure for the preparation of thermosetting melamine-based epoxy resins is reported...
  22. ncbi In vitro antibacterial activity of endodontic sealers
    Giuseppe Pizzo
    Department of Oral Sciences, University of Palermo, Via del Vespro 129, 90127 Palermo, Italy
    J Dent 34:35-40. 2006
    ....
  23. ncbi Long-term cytocompatibility of various endodontic sealers using a new root canal model
    T Schwarze
    Department of Conservative Dentistry and Periodontology, Medical University Hannover, Germany
    J Endod 28:749-53. 2002
    ..05). Furthermore, statistically significant cytotoxic alterations were also induced by 10-week eluates of Endomethasone (p < 0.05). All other investigated materials did not significantly alter cell metabolism...
  24. ncbi Resistance of a 4-META-containing, methacrylate-based sealer to dislocation in root canals
    Matthew S Lawson
    Department of Endodontics, School of Dentistry, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Georgia 30912 1129, USA
    J Endod 34:833-7. 2008
    ..The lower dislocation resistance in MetaSEAL-filled canals challenges the use of a self-adhesive bonding mechanism to create continuous bonds inside root canals...
  25. ncbi Initial in vitro biological response to contemporary endodontic sealers
    Serge Bouillaguet
    Department of Cariology and Endodontology, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Endod 32:989-92. 2006
    ..The current results support the need to continue to develop better endodontic sealers that combine the excellent sealing and bonding properties of resins with acceptable biological properties for endodontic applications...
  26. ncbi Application of the avidin-biotin interaction to immobilize DNA in the development of electrochemical impedance genosensors
    A Bonanni
    Sensors and Biosensors Group, Department of Chemistry, Autonomous University of Barcelona, Edifici Cn, 08193 Bellaterra, Barcelona, Spain
    Anal Bioanal Chem 389:851-61. 2007
    ..17 V. The sensitivity of the technique and the good reproducibility of the results obtained with it confirm the validity of this method based on a universal affinity biocomposite platform coupled with the impedimetric technique...
  27. ncbi A comparative study of physicochemical properties of AH Plus, Epiphany, and Epiphany SE root canal sealers
    L M Resende
    School of Dentistry, Department of Restorative Dentistry, Universidade de Ribeirao Preto, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Int Endod J 42:785-93. 2009
    ..To assess the physicochemical properties and the surface morphology of AH Plus, Epiphany, and Epiphany SE root canal sealers...
  28. ncbi The effect of master point taper on bond strength and apical sealing ability of different root canal sealers
    Emre Nagas
    Department of Endodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 107:e61-4. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the bond strength and apical sealing ability of master gutta-percha points with different tapers, as used in conjunction with different root canal sealers...
  29. ncbi In vitro cytotoxicity evaluation of a self-adhesive, methacrylate resin-based root canal sealer
    Luigi Pinna
    Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics, School of Dentistry, University of Cagliari, Italy
    J Endod 34:1085-8. 2008
    ..MetaSEAL was more toxic than AH Plus Jet during the first week. Both were similar to the toxicity profile of the positive control after the first week, which was probably diffusion controlled...
  30. ncbi Evaluation of penetration and adaptation of three different sealers: a SEM study
    S Sevimay
    Department of Endodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Ankara, Ankara, Turkey
    J Oral Rehabil 30:951-5. 2003
    ..The CRCS and RSA occluded the orificies of dentinal tubules. The RSA showed that the penetration was less than AH 26 and more than CRCS...
  31. ncbi The quality of single cone and laterally compacted gutta-percha fillings in small and curved root canals as evidenced by bidirectional radiographs and fluid transport measurements
    Min Kai Wu
    Department of Endodontology, Academic Center for Dentistry Amsterdam, University of Amsterdam and Free University Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 108:946-51. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the quality of root fillings in small and curved root canals using bidirectional radiographs and fluid transport (FT) measurements...
  32. ncbi Setting properties and cytotoxicity evaluation of a premixed bioceramic root canal sealer
    Bethany A Loushine
    Department of Endodontics, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA, USA
    J Endod 37:673-7. 2011
    ..The moisture content that produced the most optimal setting properties was used to prepare set EndoSequence BC Sealer for cytotoxicity comparison with an epoxy resin-based sealer (AH Plus; Dentsply Caulk, Milford, DE)...
  33. ncbi Cytotoxicity of 5 endodontic sealers on L929 cell line and human dental pulp cells
    M Karapinar-Kazandag
    Department of Endodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Yeditepe University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Int Endod J 44:626-34. 2011
    ..To investigate the cytotoxicity of five root canal sealers on L929 mouse fibroblasts and primary human dental pulp cells...
  34. ncbi Dentin moisture conditions affect the adhesion of root canal sealers
    Emre Nagas
    Department of Endodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    J Endod 38:240-4. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effects of intraradicular moisture conditions on the push-out bond strength of root canal sealers...
  35. ncbi Biphenyl liquid crystalline epoxy resin as a low-shrinkage resin-based dental restorative nanocomposite
    Sheng Hao Hsu
    Institute of Polymer Science and Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Acta Biomater 8:4151-61. 2012
    ..The results indicate that this novel LC nanocomposite is worthy of development and has potential for further applications in clinical dentistry...
  36. ncbi Re-evaluation of epoxy resin sections for light and electron microscopic immunostaining
    S Groos
    Center of Anatomy, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    J Histochem Cytochem 49:397-406. 2001
    b>Epoxy resins provide optimal tissue morphology at both the light and the electron microscopic level and therefore enable correlative studies on semithin and thin sections from the same tissue block...
  37. ncbi Improving the accuracy of a fluid transport method
    A R Ozok
    Department of Conservative and Preventive Dentistry, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam ACTA, University of Amsterdam and VU University Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int Endod J 46:348-54. 2013
    ..To compare the sealing ability of the same root fillings when measured by a conventional fluid transport method that uses water or by a modified fluid transport method that uses a wetting fluid as tracer...
  38. ncbi Push-out strength of root fillings with or without thermomechanical compaction
    S M B S Carneiro
    School of Dentistry, University of Ribeirao Preto, Ribeirao Preto, SP, Brasil
    Int Endod J 45:821-8. 2012
    ..To evaluate the influence of thermomechanical compaction (Tagger's hybrid technique - THT) on the push-out strength of several root filling materials to root dentine...
  39. ncbi A new technology for separation and recovery of materials from waste printed circuit boards by dissolving bromine epoxy resins using ionic liquid
    P Zhu
    Key Laboratory of Solid Waste Treatment and Resource Recycle SWUST, Ministry of Education and College of Environmental and Chemical Engineering, Shanghai University, 99 Shangda Road, Shanghai 200444, People s Republic of China
    J Hazard Mater 239:270-8. 2012
    ..Thermal analyses combined with infrared ray spectra (IR) observed that the solid residues were bromine epoxy resins. NMR (nuclear magnetic resonance) showed that hydrogen bond played an important role for [EMIM+][BF4-] ..
  40. ncbi Depth of penetration of four resin sealers into radicular dentinal tubules: a confocal microscopic study
    Saurabh S Chandra
    Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics, Ragas Dental College and Hospital, Chennai, India
    J Endod 38:1412-6. 2012
    ..The aim of this in vitro study was to evaluate the depth of penetration of 4 different endodontic resin sealers into the radicular dentinal tubules with the aid of confocal microscopy...
  41. pmc Qualitative SEM/EDS analysis of microleakage and apical gap formation of adhesive root-filling materials
    Soraia de Fátima Carvalho Souza
    School of Dentistry, Federal University of Maranhao, São Luiz, MA, Brazil
    J Appl Oral Sci 20:329-34. 2012
    ....
  42. ncbi An agar diffusion study comparing the antimicrobial activity of Nanoseal with some other endodontic sealers
    Ali Burak Aal-Saraj
    Restorative Unit School of Dental Science, Science University of Malaysia, Kelantan, Malaysia
    Aust Endod J 38:60-3. 2012
    ..Nanoseal and AH26 exhibited similar zones of inhibition. Significant difference was found between Nanoseal and the other tested sealers (P < 0.001)...
  43. pmc Bond strength of different endodontic sealers to dentin: push-out test
    Joao Vicente Baroni Barbizam
    University of Passo Fundo, Passo Fundo, RS, Brazil
    J Appl Oral Sci 19:644-7. 2011
    ..The aim of this in vitro study was to evaluate the bond strength of different root canal sealers to dentin...
  44. ncbi Preliminary study of the inflammatory response to subcutaneous implantation of three root canal sealers
    D Silva-Herzog
    Department of Endodontics, School of Dentistry, San Luis Potosi University, San Luis Potosi, Mexico
    Int Endod J 44:440-6. 2011
    ..To evaluate the kinetics of the inflammatory tissue response to three root canal sealers using a physicochemical method for quantification of the enhanced vascular permeability and histopathological analysis...
  45. ncbi Effect of time of extraction on the biocompatibility of endodontic sealers with primary human fibroblasts
    Miriam Zaccaro Scelza
    Laboratory of Experimental Cell Culture, Department of Endodontics, Univ Federal Fluminense, Niteroi, RJ, Brazil
    Braz Oral Res 26:424-30. 2012
    ..All materials presented some level of cytotoxicity to fibroblasts, while GuttaFlow was the least cytotoxic sealer tested. However, the cytotoxicity of all materials seemed to decrease similarly in a time-dependent manner...
  46. ncbi Inferior alveolar nerve injury resulting from overextension of an endodontic sealer: non-surgical management using the GABA analogue pregabalin
    J Lopez-Lopez
    Department of Odonto Stomatology, School of Dentistry, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Int Endod J 45:98-104. 2012
    ....
  47. ncbi Penetration of Epiphany, Epiphany self-etch, and AH Plus into dentinal tubules: a scanning electron microscopy study
    Noushin Shokouhinejad
    Department of Endodontics Dental Research Center, School of Dentistry, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Endod 37:1316-9. 2011
    ....
  48. ncbi Dissolution of brominated epoxy resins by dimethyl sulfoxide to separate waste printed circuit boards
    Ping Zhu
    Zhejiang Provincial Key Laboratory of Solid Waste Treatment and Recycling, College of Environmental Science and Engineering, Zhejiang Gongshang University, Hangzhou, 310018, China
    Environ Sci Technol 47:2654-60. 2013
    ..microscopy, and energy-dispersive X-ray spectroscopy were used to verify that these residues were brominated epoxy resins. From FT-IR analysis after the dissolution of brominated epoxy resins in DMSO it was deduced that hydrogen ..
  49. ncbi Push-out bond strength of Resilon/Epiphany self-etch and gutta-percha/AH26 after different irrigation protocols
    Noushin Shokouhinejad
    Department of Endodontics, School of Dentistry Dental Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 110:e88-92. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the bond strength of Resilon/Epiphany self-etch (SE) and gutta-percha/AH26 after different irrigation protocols...
  50. ncbi Cytotoxicity evaluation of two root canal sealers and a commercial calcium hydroxide paste on THP1 cell line by Trypan Blue assay
    Gabriela Tavares Bekner Correa
    Department of Endodontics, Fluminense Federal University, Niteroi, RJ, Brazil
    J Appl Oral Sci 17:457-61. 2009
    ..The aim of this investigation was to evaluate the cytotoxicity of two brands of root canal sealers, epoxy-resin based and zinc oxide-eugenol based, and one commercial calcium hydroxide paste on a monocyte cell line THP-1...
  51. ncbi The induction of cytotoxicity, oxidative stress, and genotoxicity by root canal sealers in mammalian cells
    Carlos Henrique Ribeiro Camargo
    Departament of Restorative Dentistry and Endodontics, Sao Paulo State University, Sao Jose dos Campos, Brazil
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 108:952-60. 2009
    ..Toxicologic aspects of the root canal sealers Acroseal, Epiphany, AH Plus, and castor oil polymer (COP) were analyzed using cell culture techniques...
  52. ncbi Fabrication of dissolved O2 metric uric acid biosensor using uricase epoxy resin biocomposite membrane
    Jyoti Arora
    Biochemistry Research Laboratory, Department of Biochemistry and Genetics Biochemistry, M D University, Rohtak 124001, Haryana, India
    Anal Chim Acta 647:195-201. 2009
    ..The enzyme electrode showed only 32% decrease during its use for 100 times over a period of 60 days at 4 degrees C...
  53. ncbi Analysis of tissue reactions to methacrylate resin-based, epoxy resin-based, and zinc oxide-eugenol endodontic sealers
    Roberta Kochenborger Scarparo
    School of Dentistry, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul UFRGS, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
    J Endod 35:229-32. 2009
    ..The only group to show a statistically significant reduction in inflammation during the 60-day period was the control group. None of the materials tested proved to have ideal characteristics for biocompatibility...
  54. ncbi Comparison of apical leakage between canals filled with gutta-percha/AH-Plus and the Resilon/Epiphany System, when submitted to two filling techniques
    Denusa Moreira Veríssimo
    Specialist in Endodontics and Dental Prosthesis at the Federal University of Ceará, Brazil
    J Endod 33:291-4. 2007
    ..05), which leaked more than RES. With RES, leakage was confined to the apical third and HT could be used to thermoplasticize RES with satisfactory results...
  55. ncbi Periapical inflammation after coronal microbial inoculation of dog roots filled with gutta-percha or resilon
    Guy Shipper
    Department of Endodontics, University of North Carolina School of Dentistry, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Endod 31:91-6. 2005
    ..05). The Resilon "Monoblock" System was associated with less apical periodontitis, which may be because of its superior resistance to coronal microleakage...
  56. ncbi Adhesion of Epiphany and AH Plus sealers to human root dentin treated with different solutions
    Vinicius Humberto Nunes
    School of Dentistry, University of Ribeirao Preto, Ribeirao Preto, SP, Brazil
    Braz Dent J 19:46-50. 2008
    ..58 +/- 0.19; 1% NaOCl: 0.71 +/- 0.12; 1% NaOCl+17% EDTA: 0.80 +/- 0.17; p<0.05). In conclusion, AH Plus sealer presented greater adhesion to dentin than Epiphany, regardless of the treatment of root canal walls...
  57. ncbi A comparative study of physicochemical properties of AH Plus and Epiphany root canal sealants
    M A Versiani
    Department of Endodontics, Universidade de Ribeirao Preto, Ribeirao Preto, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Int Endod J 39:464-71. 2006
    ..To evaluate setting time, solubility and disintegration, flow, film thickness, and dimensional change following setting in a dual-cured resin root canal sealer Epiphany compared with an epoxy-resin-based sealer AH Plus...
  58. ncbi Penetration of dentinal tubules by endodontic sealer cements in extracted teeth and in vivo
    K Mamootil
    School of Dental Science, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Int Endod J 40:873-81. 2007
    ..To compare the depth and consistency of penetration of three different root canal sealer cements into dentinal tubules in extracted teeth and to measure the penetration of an epoxy resin-based sealer cement in vivo...
  59. ncbi Ultrastructural evaluation of the apical seal in roots filled with a polycaprolactone-based root canal filling material
    Franklin R Tay
    Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    J Endod 31:514-9. 2005
    ..It is concluded that a complete hermetic apical seal cannot be achieved with either root filling materials...
  60. ncbi Setting times of Resilon and other sealers in aerobic and anaerobic environments
    Benjamin A Nielsen
    Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon, USA
    J Endod 32:130-2. 2006
    ..Resilon sealer set in 30 minutes in both anaerobic environments. However, in the presence of air, Resilon took a week to set and when placed in PBS, an uncured layer remained on the surface...
  61. ncbi Push-out bond strength of a new endodontic obturation system (Resilon/Epiphany)
    Marilia M Sly
    Indiana University School of Dentistry, Dental Materials, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    J Endod 33:160-2. 2007
    ..Gutta-percha had significantly higher push-out bond strength than Epiphany (p<0.0001)...
  62. ncbi In vitro evaluation of the antimicrobial effect of three endodontic sealers mixed with amoxicillin
    Jeff Baer
    Department of Endodontics, Marquette University School of Dentistry, Milwaukee, WI 53233, USA
    J Endod 36:1170-3. 2010
    ..The purpose of this in vitro study was to evaluate the antimicrobial effect of mixing amoxicillin with three different sealers when freshly mixed and set...
  63. ncbi Comparison of the intraosseous biocompatibility of AH Plus, EndoREZ, and Epiphany root canal sealers
    Cássio J A Sousa
    Department of Endodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Universidade Federal de Uberlândria, Uberlandia, Minas Gerais, Brazil
    J Endod 32:656-62. 2006
    ..It was concluded that Epiphany root canal sealer was the only material that presented intraosseous biocompatibility within the two analyzed periods...
  64. ncbi Comparison of seal after obturation techniques using a polydimethylsiloxane-based root canal sealer
    Martha G Brackett
    Department of Oral Rehabilitation, School of Dentistry, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Georgia 30912 1129, USA
    J Endod 32:1188-90. 2006
    ..The use of GuttaFlow with a single gutta-percha master cone creates an apical seal that is equivalent to that produced with gutta-percha/AH Plus sealer using warm vertical compaction...
  65. ncbi Validation of the concentration profiles obtained from the near infrared/multivariate curve resolution monitoring of reactions of epoxy resins using high performance liquid chromatography as a reference method
    M Garrido
    Department of Analytical and Organic Chemistry, Faculty of Chemistry, Rovira i Virgili University, Marcel li Domingo s n, 43005 Tarragona, Spain
    Anal Chim Acta 585:277-85. 2007
    ..The method proposed is a good way of monitoring the reactions of epoxy resins, and it adequately shows how the species concentration varies over time.
  66. ncbi Enhanced biocompatibility for SAOS-2 osteosarcoma cells by surface coating with hydrophobic epoxy resins
    Kurt Geckeler
    Dept of Materials Science and Engineering, Kwangju Institite of Science and Technology, Kwangju
    Cell Physiol Biochem 13:155-64. 2003
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  67. ncbi A polychromatic staining method for epoxy embedded tissue: a new combination of methylene blue and basic fuchsine for light microscopy
    F D'Amico
    CMEM, Medical Electron Microscopy Unit, University of Catania, via Androne 87 a 95129, Catania, Italy
    Biotech Histochem 80:207-10. 2005
    ..1% basic fuchsine in 5% aqueous ethanol. Cytoplasm stains blue; nuclei darker blue; collagen, mucus and elastin pink to red; fat and intracellular lipid droplets gray-green...
  68. ncbi In vitro evaluation of the antimicrobial activity of endodontic sealers
    Daniela Cristina Miyagak
    School of Dentistry, Federal University of Alfenas
    Braz Oral Res 20:303-6. 2006
    ..coli; no antimicrobial activity in MTA, Sealapex and portland cement was observed. N-Rickert presented the largest inhibition zones varying from 8 to 18 mm, and the microorganism E. faecalis was resistant against all sealers tested...
  69. ncbi An antigen retrieval method using an alkaline solution allows immunoelectron microscopic identification of secretory granules in conventional epoxy-embedded tissue sections
    Shinji Yano
    Department of Pathology, Oita Medical University, Japan
    J Histochem Cytochem 51:199-204. 2003
    ..51 particles per SG). This method can also be applied to epoxy-embedded sections obtained from formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded blocks of tissue and was even valid for an old epoxy-embedded block of tissue prepared 15 years previously...
  70. ncbi Immunohistochemical staining of epoxy resin sections of peripheral nerve
    Zhao Cai
    Centre for Neurological Disease, Hanson Institute, Adelaide, Australia
    Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol 13:292-4. 2005
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  71. ncbi Immunohistochemical demonstration of the small GTPase RhoA on epoxy-resin embedded sections
    D D'Alessandro
    Department of Human Morphology and Applied Biology, Section of Histology and Medical Embryology, University of Pisa, Via Roma 55, I 56126 Pisa, Italy
    Micron 35:287-96. 2004
    ..These advantages are particularly useful for the subcellular localization of low molecular weight proteins such as RhoA, a small G protein able to cycle from the inactive cytoplasmic form to the plasma membrane-bound active form...
  72. ncbi Coronal leakage of calcium phosphate-based root canal sealers compared with usual sealers
    Jorg F Schirrmeister
    Department of Operative Dentistry and Periodontology, Dental School and Hospital, Albert Ludwigs University of Freiburg, Germany
    Schweiz Monatsschr Zahnmed 116:224-8. 2006
    ..Due to the low leakage of experimental sealer II in the present study, further evaluations such as bacterial penetration or fluid filtration should follow...
  73. ncbi Glucose penetration and fluid transport through coronal root structure and filled root canals
    H Shemesh
    ACTA, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int Endod J 40:866-72. 2007
    ..To measure glucose penetration and fluid transport through coronal root structure and compare it with leakage along the coronal region of root fillings...
  74. ncbi Long-term assessment of the seal provided by root-end filling materials in large cavities through capillary flow porometry
    M A A De Bruyne
    Department of Operative Dentistry and Endodontology, Dental School, Ghent University, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    Int Endod J 39:493-501. 2006
    ..To evaluate the long-term sealing ability of a variety of materials when used as root-end fillings...
  75. ncbi Effect of 2% chlorhexidine gel mixed with calcium hydroxide as an intracanal medication on sealing ability of permanent root canal filling: a 6-month follow-up
    Evangelos G Kontakiotis
    Department of Endodontics, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    J Endod 34:866-70. 2008
    ....
  76. ncbi Effect of different protective base materials on hydrogen peroxide leakage during intracoronal bleaching in vitro
    I Rotstein
    Department of Endodontics, Hebrew University-Hadassah Faculty of Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Endod 18:114-7. 1992
    ..5 mm below the cementoenamel junction or not placed at all (p < 0.01). It is therefore recommended that a protective base be placed to the cementoenamel junction level before intracoronal bleaching to prevent possible H2O2 hazards...
  77. ncbi Capillary flow porometry to assess the seal provided by root-end filling materials in a standardized and reproducible way
    Mieke A A De Bruyne
    Department of Operative Dentistry and Endodontology, Dental School, Ghent University, Ghent University Hospital, Gent, Belgium
    J Endod 32:206-9. 2006
    ..This maximum pore diameter, which corresponds to the largest leak in the sample, together with the size of bacteria and their metabolites, will be indicative of the eventual leakage along the root-end filling materials...
  78. ncbi Comparability of results from two leakage models
    Erick Miranda Souza
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, Araraquara Dental School, Sao Paulo State University, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 106:309-13. 2008
    ..The goal of this study was to check whether leakage results of the same specimens measured by 2 different leakage models are similar...
  79. ncbi An in vitro evaluation of the contents of root canals obturated with gutta percha and AH-26 sealer or Resilon and Epiphany sealer
    Brian L James
    Department of Endodontics, Graduate and Predoc Division, Indiana University School of Dentistry, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    J Endod 33:1359-63. 2007
    ..9), sealer (p = 0.58), debris (p = 0.999), or voids (p = 1.00). Additionally, there were no differences in the percentage of core material, sealer, debris, or voids at any of the examined levels (2, 4, or 6 mm)...
  80. ncbi The apical sealing ability of a new root canal filling material
    Emre Bodrumlu
    Department of Operative Dentistry and Endodontics, Ondokuz Mayis University, Faculty of Dentistry, Kurupelit Samsun, 55139 Turkey
    Am J Dent 20:295-8. 2007
    ..To assess the apical sealing property of a new root canal filling material, Epiphany...
  81. ncbi A comparative evaluation of sealing ability of rootcanal sealers
    B S Suprabha
    Departments of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry, College of Dental Surgery, Mangalore, 575 001, India
    Indian J Dent Res 13:31-6. 2002
    ..AH26/silverfree showed superior sealing ability...
  82. ncbi A l2-month longitudinal in vitro leakage study on a new silicon-based root canal filling material (Gutta-Flow)
    Evangelos G Kontakiotis
    Department of Endodontics, Dental School, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 103:854-9. 2007
    ..This study was performed to determine in vitro the short- and long-term sealing ability of a recently developed silicon-based root canal filling material (Gutta-Flow)...
  83. ncbi Sealing ability of white and gray mineral trioxide aggregate mixed with distilled water and 0.12% chlorhexidine gluconate when used as root-end filling materials
    Shahriar Shahi
    Endodontic Department, Tabriz Dental School, Tabriz, Iran
    J Endod 33:1429-32. 2007
    ..Statistical analysis showed that there were no significant differences among the 4 experimental groups...
  84. ncbi An in vitro comparison of microleakage between Resilon and gutta-percha with a fluid filtration model
    Jaron R Wedding
    Department of Endodontics, Indiana University School of Dentistry, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    J Endod 33:1447-9. 2007
    ..The results showed that Resilon is a suitable replacement for gutta-percha as a root canal filling material on the basis of its increased resistance to fluid microleakage...
  85. ncbi Coronal microleakage of two root-end filling materials using a polymicrobial marker
    Suzana Ferk Luketić
    Private Practice, Zagreb, Croatia
    J Endod 34:201-3. 2008
    ..1 +/- 17.8), whereas the greatest leakage was observed in the Ketac Endo and amalgam group (40.0 +/- 17.24). Samples filled with MTA showed significantly better sealing than samples filled with amalgam (p < 0.05)...
  86. ncbi Apical leakage of Resilon obturation material
    Emre Bodrumlu
    Department of Operative Dentistry and Endodontics, Ondokuz Mayis University Faculty of Dentistry in Samsun, Turkey
    J Contemp Dent Pract 7:45-52. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the apical sealing ability of Resilon obturation material...
  87. ncbi Resin-based sealing of root canals in endodontic therapy
    J A von Fraunhofer
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Maryland Dental School, Baltimore, USA
    Gen Dent 54:243-6. 2006
    ..A significant difference (p < 0.005) was found between Groups 1 and 2 but not between Group 1 and Groups 3A and 3B (p > 0.05) or between Group 2 and Groups 3A and 3B...
  88. ncbi Leakage resistance of a self-etch sealer-cone obturation system
    Gregori M Kurtzman
    University of Maryland Dental School, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Compend Contin Educ Dent 29:244, 246-8. 2008
  89. ncbi Effect of orifice plugs on periapical inflammation in dogs
    Shizuko Yamauchi
    Department of Endodontics, UNC School of Dentistry, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA shizuko_yamauchi dentistry unc edu
    J Endod 32:524-6. 2006
    ..The substantial reduction in apical periodontitis by the use of coronal plug underscores the clinical importance of providing an additional barrier to coronal leakage in comparison to that provided by gutta-percha and sealer alone...
  90. ncbi Effects of instrumentation, irrigation and dressing with calcium hydroxide on infection in pulpless teeth with periapical bone lesions
    L B Peters
    Departments of Cariology, Endodontology, Pedodontology, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int Endod J 35:13-21. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the fate of microorganisms in root canals of teeth with infected pulps and periapical bone lesions with and without the use of calcium hydroxide medication...
  91. ncbi Effect of three root canal sealers on the retentive strength of endodontic posts luted with a resin cement
    M S Hagge
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, University of the Pacific, San Francisco, California 94115, USA
    Int Endod J 35:372-8. 2002
    ..This investigation examined what effect three different sealers had on retention of endodontic posts (Parapost) luted with a resin cement (Panavia 21 OP)...
  92. ncbi Successful inferior alveolar nerve decompression for dysesthesia following endodontic treatment: report of 4 cases treated by mandibular sagittal osteotomy
    Paolo Scolozzi
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 97:625-31. 2004
    ..All the patients experienced immediate relief of dysesthesia and paresthesia...
  93. ncbi Setting times for endodontic sealers under clinical usage and in vitro conditions
    N A Allan
    Department of Endodontics, Univesity of Iowa College of Dentistry, Iowa City 52242-1001, USA
    J Endod 27:421-3. 2001
    ..Roth's was very slow; most were unset after 8 wk. Sealers on the glass slab set much more rapidly. In conclusion, under clinical conditions, sealers set slowly (particularly Roth's) and were more delayed than when tested in vitro...
  94. ncbi The unpredictability of seal after post space preparation: a fluid transport study
    L Abramovitz
    Department of Endodontology, Goldschleger School of Dental Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    J Endod 27:292-5. 2001
    ..These results suggest that 3 to 6 mm fillings provided a seal inferior to that of intact root canal fillings. Reduction of the fillings to 3 mm resulted in an unpredictable seal...
  95. ncbi Comparison of procedural errors resulting during root canal preparations completed by senior dental students in patients using an '8-step method' versus 'serial step-back technique'
    Anda Kfir
    Department of Endodontology, The Maurice and Gabriela Goldschleger School of Dental Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 97:745-8. 2004
    ..To compare procedural errors that occur in patients during root canal preparation by senior dental students using a new '8-step method' versus the traditional 'serial step-back technique.'..
  96. ncbi Lateral condensation in canals prepared with nickel titanium rotary instruments: an evaluation of the use of three different master cones
    Michael W Hembrough
    Department of Endodontics, University of Detroit Mercy, MI, USA
    J Endod 28:516-9. 2002
    ..Results showed that obturation efficiency was significantly greater in groups B and C than in group A. There was no significant difference in obturation quality between any of the three groups...
  97. ncbi Adhesion of endodontic sealers to dentin and gutta-percha
    Kwang Won Lee
    Department of Conservative Dentistry, School of Dentistry, Chonbuk National University, Chonju, Korea
    J Endod 28:684-8. 2002
    ..19 +/- 0.01; Sealapex 0.22 +/- 0.01; Kerr 1.07 +/- 0.19; AH 26 2.93 +/- 0.29 MPa. AH 26 gave the significantly highest bonds to gutta-percha...
  98. ncbi Bacterial penetration through canals of endodontically treated teeth in the presence or absence of the smear layer
    Deborah Clark-Holke
    College of Dentistry, Dows Institute of Dental Research, University of Iowa, 801 Newton Road, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    J Dent 31:275-81. 2003
    ..Specifically, this study focused on determining the effect of the smear layer on the magnitude of bacterial penetration through the apical foramen...
  99. ncbi Effect of ultrasonic vibration and various sealer and cement combinations on titanium post removal
    B E Bergeron
    Department of Endodontics, Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center, Lackland Air Force Base, TX, USA
    J Endod 27:13-7. 2001
    ..There was no statistical difference in retention of posts cemented with either zinc phosphate or Panavia 21, regardless of the sealer used. Additionally ultrasonic vibration increased post retention for both cements...
  100. ncbi An evaluation of microbial leakage in roots filled with a thermoplastic synthetic polymer-based root canal filling material (Resilon)
    Guy Shipper
    J Endod 30:342-7. 2004
    ..Kruskal-Wallis test showed statistical significance when all groups were compared (p < 0.05). Mann-Whitney U test compared the respective groups and found Resilon groups superior to gutta-percha groups (p < 0.05)...
  101. ncbi In vivo performance of the new non-instrumentation technology (NIT) for root canal obturation
    A Lussi
    Department of Operative, Preventive and Paediatric Dentistry, University of Bern, School of Dental Medicine, Bern, Switzerland
    Int Endod J 35:352-8. 2002
    ..The aim of this in vivo study was to compare the radiographic quality of root fillings performed by the NIT-obturation method versus conventional mechanical obturation...

Research Grants20

  1. Transgenerational effects of endocrine disruptors: epigenetics and physiology
    Rebecca A Simmons; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..BPA) is a chemical plasticizer and xenoestrogen used in the production of polycarbonate plastics and epoxy resins. Human exposure to BPA is ubiquitous at low levels and occurs primarily through the diet...
  2. Effect of bisphenol A exposure on mammary stem cell function and transformation
    Luzhe Sun; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Bisphenol A is a most pervasive chemical in modern life as a component of polycarbonate plastics and epoxy resins used widely for food and beverage containers and dental sealants...
  3. In Utero Exposure to Bisphenol A: Effects on the Fetal Epigenome
    DANA DOLINOY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Bisphenol A (BPA) is a high-production volume chemical used in the manufacture of polycarbonate plastic and epoxy resins. Rodent studies have associated pre- or perinatal BPA exposure with liver damage, insulin resistance, decreased ..
  4. Factors Determining Bisphenol A Disposition in Human Infants
    D Gail McCarver; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Bisphenol A (BPA) is used in the manufacture of polycarbonate plastics and epoxy resins which are used in food containers and medical devices, as well as for multiple products in the automotive and ..
  5. Defining the role of BPA in promoting obesity and associated metabolic complicati
    BEVERLY SHARON contact RUBIN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Bisphenol A (BPA) is a ubiquitous estrogenic endocrine-disrupting chemical used in polycarbonate plastics and epoxy resins commonly found in food and beverage containers, and it is also present in countless other items that we come ..
  6. Estrogens/Xenoestrogens and Epigenetic Regulation of Gene Expression
    Wan Yee Tang; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Bisphenol A (BPA), a mimic of estrogen, is now used in the manufacture of polycarbonate plastics and epoxy resins contained in a variety of consumer products...
  7. Neurobehavioral effects of Bisphenol A Across age and sex
    CHERYL SUSAN ROSENFELD; Fiscal Year: 2013
    Human exposure to Bisphenol A (BPA), found in polycarbonate plastics, epoxy resins, and carbonless thermal receipts, among other products, is nearly ubiquitous...
  8. Impact of Bisphenol A on neural stem cells and development in the adult brain
    Hongjun Song; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..An organic compound with estrogenic effects, it is used in the production of plastic composites and epoxy resins that are used to make food containers, dental products, thermal receipt paper, and many other items that we ..
  9. Dietary Intervention for Bisphenol A-induced Susceptibility to Prostate Neoplasia
    Gail Prins; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..to environmentally relevant levels of bisphenol A, a prevalent environmental estrogen found in plastics and epoxy resins, increases the susceptibility of the adult prostate to hormonal carcinogenesis...
  10. Estrogen and bisphenol A modulation of cathepsins
    Rebecca Roberts; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Humans are commonly exposed to Bisphenol A (BPA), a component of epoxy resins and plastics such as polycarbonate, and BPA binds to estrogen receptors to induce physiological changes...
  11. Estrogens/Xenoestrogens and Epigenetic Regulation of Gene Expression
    Wan Yee Tang; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Bisphenol A (BPA), a mimic of estrogen, is now used in the manufacture of polycarbonate plastics and epoxy resins contained in a variety of consumer products...
  12. METHYLENE DIANILINE TOXICITY TO BILIARY EPITHELIAL CELLS
    Vicente Santa Cruz; Fiscal Year: 2000
    Methylene dianiline (4,4'-diaminodiphenylmethane, DAPM) is a compound widely used in the production of epoxy resins and polyurethanes which are currently used to make items such as intra-aortic balloons and tubing of artificial dialysis ..
  13. UMKC School of Dentistry Oral and Craniofacial Biology
    J Eick; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  14. Osteoblastogenesis in Aortic Valve Calcification
    Nalini Rajamannan; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..If hypercholesterolemia stimulates the development of calcification in the aortic valve then the use of medical therapy such as HMG CoA reductase medications may have a role in the medical therapy of calcific aortic stenosis. ..
  15. Antiretroviral Therapy, Endothelial Dysfunction and Atherosclerosis
    Tammy R Dugas; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The proposed work will thus be of clinical benefit in devising ways in which to better treat HIV-infected individuals. ..
  16. TISSUE STRESS VARIABILITY AND STRENGTH IN VERTEBRAL BONE
    Yener Yeni; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  17. Does perinatal exposure to Bisphenol A contribute to adult obesity
    BEVERLY RUBIN; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..It is expected that these results, in turn, may generate a better understanding of the obesity problem, and provide elements to help devise a sound policy addressing this serious public health problem. ..
  18. Archiving the Charleston Heart Study
    Paul Nietert; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  19. AGE-RELATED LOSS OF CYCLICITY--LHRH NEURONAL DYSFUNCTION
    BEVERLY RUBIN; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The studies proposed will determine if modulation of excitatory and inhibitory neurotransmission can enhance the normally diminished levels of LHRH neuronal activity in middle-aged females. ..
  20. Determinants of the Durability of Resin-Dentin Bonds
    David Pashley; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This should provide important new insight into designing more durable resin-dentin bonds that can justify the placement of resin-based posterior composites. ..