root resorption

Summary

Summary: Resorption in which cementum or dentin is lost from the root of a tooth owing to cementoclastic or osteoclastic activity in conditions such as trauma of occlusion or neoplasms. (Dorland, 27th ed)

Top Publications

  1. ncbi A finite element model of apical force distribution from orthodontic tooth movement
    D J Rudolph
    University of California, School of Dentistry, Los Angeles, USA
    Angle Orthod 71:127-31. 2001
  2. ncbi Orthodontically induced inflammatory root resorption. Part I: The basic science aspects
    Naphtali Brezniak
    Israel Defense Forces, Tel Hashomer
    Angle Orthod 72:175-9. 2002
  3. ncbi Management of inflammatory external root resorption by using calcium-enriched mixture cement: a case report
    Saeed Asgary
    Iranian Center for Endodontic Research, Dental Research Center, Dental School, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Endod 37:411-3. 2011
  4. ncbi Orthodontically induced inflammatory root resorption. Part II: The clinical aspects
    Naphtali Brezniak
    Israel Defense Forces, Tel Hashomer
    Angle Orthod 72:180-4. 2002
  5. ncbi Genetic predisposition to external apical root resorption
    Riyad A Al-Qawasmi
    School of Dentistry, Indiana University, Indianapolis 46202 5186, USA
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 123:242-52. 2003
  6. ncbi Endodontics: Part 9. Calcium hydroxide, root resorption, endo-perio lesions
    P Carrotte
    Department of Adult Dental Care, Glasgow Dental Hospital and School, 378 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow G2 3JZ, UK
    Br Dent J 197:735-43. 2004
  7. ncbi Evaluation of root resorption following rapid maxillary expansion using cone-beam computed tomography
    Asli Baysal
    Department of Orthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Kocaeli University, Kocaeli, Turkey
    Angle Orthod 82:488-94. 2012
  8. ncbi Root resorption after orthodontic intrusion and extrusion: an intraindividual study
    Guangli Han
    Department of Orthodontics, School and Hospital of Stomatology, Wuhan University, People s Republic of China
    Angle Orthod 75:912-8. 2005
  9. ncbi Predicting and preventing root resorption: Part II. Treatment factors
    G T Sameshima
    Department of Orthodontics, DEN 312D, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0641, USA
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 119:511-5. 2001
  10. ncbi Assessment of root resorption and root shape: periapical vs panoramic films
    G T Sameshima
    Department of Orthodontics, University of Southern California, Los Angeles 90089 0641, USA
    Angle Orthod 71:185-9. 2001

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  1. ncbi A finite element model of apical force distribution from orthodontic tooth movement
    D J Rudolph
    University of California, School of Dentistry, Los Angeles, USA
    Angle Orthod 71:127-31. 2001
    ..The maxillary central incisor was chosen for study because it is one of the teeth at greatest risk for apical root resorption. The material properties of enamel, dentin, PDL, and bone and 5 different load systems (tipping, intrusion, ..
  2. ncbi Orthodontically induced inflammatory root resorption. Part I: The basic science aspects
    Naphtali Brezniak
    Israel Defense Forces, Tel Hashomer
    Angle Orthod 72:175-9. 2002
    Orthodontically induced inflammatory root resorption (OIIRR) or, as it is better known, root resorption, is an unavoidable pathologic consequence of orthodontic tooth movement...
  3. ncbi Management of inflammatory external root resorption by using calcium-enriched mixture cement: a case report
    Saeed Asgary
    Iranian Center for Endodontic Research, Dental Research Center, Dental School, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Endod 37:411-3. 2011
    Inflammatory external root resorption is one of the major complications after replantation of avulsed teeth...
  4. ncbi Orthodontically induced inflammatory root resorption. Part II: The clinical aspects
    Naphtali Brezniak
    Israel Defense Forces, Tel Hashomer
    Angle Orthod 72:180-4. 2002
    Over the past 10 years, orthodontically induced inflammatory root resorption (OIIRR) has been increasingly recognized as an iatrogenic consequence of orthodontic treatment...
  5. ncbi Genetic predisposition to external apical root resorption
    Riyad A Al-Qawasmi
    School of Dentistry, Indiana University, Indianapolis 46202 5186, USA
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 123:242-52. 2003
    External apical root resorption (EARR) can be an undesirable sequela of orthodontic treatment. Previous studies have suggested that EARR has a substantial genetic component...
  6. ncbi Endodontics: Part 9. Calcium hydroxide, root resorption, endo-perio lesions
    P Carrotte
    Department of Adult Dental Care, Glasgow Dental Hospital and School, 378 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow G2 3JZ, UK
    Br Dent J 197:735-43. 2004
    ..Endo-perio lesions are complex and the correct diagnosis is essential if treatment is to be successful. However, root canal treatment will always be the first phase in treating such lesions...
  7. ncbi Evaluation of root resorption following rapid maxillary expansion using cone-beam computed tomography
    Asli Baysal
    Department of Orthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Kocaeli University, Kocaeli, Turkey
    Angle Orthod 82:488-94. 2012
    To evaluate the root resorption after rapid maxillary expansion (RME) via cone-beam computed tomography (CBCT).
  8. ncbi Root resorption after orthodontic intrusion and extrusion: an intraindividual study
    Guangli Han
    Department of Orthodontics, School and Hospital of Stomatology, Wuhan University, People s Republic of China
    Angle Orthod 75:912-8. 2005
    The aim of this investigation was to compare root resorption in the same individual after application of continuous intrusive and extrusive forces. In nine patients (mean age 15...
  9. ncbi Predicting and preventing root resorption: Part II. Treatment factors
    G T Sameshima
    Department of Orthodontics, DEN 312D, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0641, USA
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 119:511-5. 2001
    ..of this study was to determine which treatment factors are most clearly identified with external apical root resorption that is detectable on periapical radiographs at the end of orthodontic treatment...
  10. ncbi Assessment of root resorption and root shape: periapical vs panoramic films
    G T Sameshima
    Department of Orthodontics, University of Southern California, Los Angeles 90089 0641, USA
    Angle Orthod 71:185-9. 2001
    ..than the other in the pretreatment evaluation of root shape and the posttreatment computation of apical root resorption. Pretreatment and posttreatment panoramic films and full-mouth periapical films from 42 patients who ..
  11. ncbi The tissue, cellular, and molecular regulation of orthodontic tooth movement: 100 years after Carl Sandstedt
    Murray C Meikle
    Department of Oral Sciences, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Eur J Orthod 28:221-40. 2006
    ..Orthodontic tooth movement involves two interrelated processes: (1) deflection or bending of the alveolar bone and (2) remodelling of the periodontal tissues...
  12. ncbi The effect of prostaglandin E2 and calcium gluconate on orthodontic tooth movement and root resorption in rats
    Massoud Seifi
    Department of Orthodontics, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Eur J Orthod 25:199-204. 2003
    Possible modifications in orthodontic tooth movement (OTM) and root resorption as a result of local injections of prostaglandin E2 (PGE2) alone and with calcium gluconate (Ca) formed the aim of the present study...
  13. ncbi The detection and management of root resorption lesions using intraoral radiography and cone beam computed tomography - an in vivo investigation
    S Patel
    Endodontic Postgraduate Unit, King s College London Dental Institute, London, UK
    Int Endod J 42:831-8. 2009
    ..To compare the accuracy of intraoral periapical radiography with cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) for the detection and management of resorption lesions...
  14. ncbi Apical root resorption after orthodontic treatment -- a retrospective study
    Satu Apajalahti
    Department of Dental Radiology, Institute of Dentistry, University of Helsinki, Finland
    Eur J Orthod 29:408-12. 2007
    The purpose of the study was to compare the incidence and severity of apical root resorption in patients treated with different orthodontic appliances and to evaluate the effect of treatment duration on the degree of apical root ..
  15. ncbi Severe external apical root resorption--local cause or genetic predisposition?
    Kathrin Sehr
    Department of Orthodontics, Medical Center for Dental and Oral Medicine, Justus Liebig University, Schlangenzahl 14, 35392, Giessen, Germany
    J Orofac Orthop 72:321-31. 2011
    Current data suggest that a large extent of the variation in orthodontic root resorption may be explained by differences in individual genetic predisposition. This would imply, however, a similar root resorption reaction in all teeth.
  16. ncbi Apical root resorption after lingual orthodontic therapy
    Ulrike Fritz
    Department of Orthodontics, University of Aachen, Germany
    J Orofac Orthop 64:434-42. 2003
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  17. ncbi Monozygotic twins with idiopathic internal root resorption: A case report
    Daniel Urban
    1st Department of Stomatology, Faculty of Medicine, Pavol Jozef Safarik University, Kosice, Slovakia
    Aust Endod J 36:79-82. 2010
    This study presents the first case of internal root resorption in monozygotic twins. Genetic factors have been implicated in the development of root resorption lesions...
  18. ncbi Root resorption associated with orthodontic tooth movement: a systematic review
    Belinda Weltman
    Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 137:462-76; discussion 12A. 2010
    This systematic review evaluated root resorption as an outcome for patients who had orthodontic tooth movement...
  19. ncbi Comparison of two cone beam computed tomographic systems versus panoramic imaging for localization of impacted maxillary canines and detection of root resorption
    Ali Alqerban
    Department of Orthodontics, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium
    Eur J Orthod 33:93-102. 2011
    The diagnostic accuracy for the localization of impacted canines and the detection of canine-induced root resorption of maxillary incisors were compared between conventional radiographic procedures using one two-dimensional (2D) ..
  20. ncbi Comparison of root resorption between self-ligating and conventional preadjusted brackets using cone beam computed tomography
    Vanessa Leite
    Department of Orthodontics, University of North Parana, Londrina, Parana, Brazil
    Angle Orthod 82:1078-82. 2012
    To compare the magnitude of external apical root resorption (EARR) of incisors in patients undergoing the initial phase of orthodontic treatment with two sets of brackets.
  21. ncbi A radiographic analysis of external apical root resorption of maxillary incisors during active orthodontic treatment
    Hooman Mohandesan
    Dental Research Center, Faculty of Dentistry, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran
    Eur J Orthod 29:134-9. 2007
    External apical root resorption (EARR) is an undesirable consequence of orthodontic treatment...
  22. ncbi Internal root resorption: a review
    Shanon Patel
    Endodontic Postgraduate Unit, King s College, London Dental Institute, London, United Kingdom
    J Endod 36:1107-21. 2010
    Internal root resorption is the progressive destruction of intraradicular dentin and dentinal tubules along the middle and apical thirds of the canal walls as a result of clastic activities.
  23. ncbi Perceived long-term prognosis of teeth with orthodontically resorbed roots
    K S Lee
    Institute for Regulatory Science, Columbia, MD, USA
    Orthod Craniofac Res 6:177-91. 2003
    To investigate the perceived significance of root resorption in the dental community. STUDY DESIGN AND SAMPLE: Mail out survey questionnaire accompanied by morphed images of 10-50% root resorption...
  24. ncbi Three-dimensional mechanical environment of orthodontic tooth movement and root resorption
    Rodrigo F Viecilli
    Biomechanics Laboratory, Department of Orthodontics and Orofacial Genetics, Indiana University School of Dentistry and Purdue School of Engineering and Technology, Indianapolis, Ind 46202, USA
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 133:791.e11-26. 2008
    ..characterization of the mechanical environment, there is no consensus on the mechanisms that link stimuli to root resorption and bone response...
  25. ncbi Predicting and preventing root resorption: Part I. Diagnostic factors
    G T Sameshima
    Department of Orthodontics, DEN 312D, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0641, USA
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 119:505-10. 2001
    ..pretreatment factors that will allow the clinician to predict the incidence, location, and severity of root resorption before the commencement of orthodontic treatment...
  26. ncbi Invasive cervical root resorption: treatment rationale with an interdisciplinary approach
    Ami Smidt
    Center for Graduate Studies in Prosthodontics, Department of Prosthodontics, Faculty of Dental Medicine, Hebrew University Hadassah, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Endod 33:1383-7. 2007
    ..The presented interdisciplinary technique is offered for the prudent clinician as a solution in ICR cases of severe destructive nature...
  27. ncbi Apical root resorption 6 months after initiation of fixed orthodontic appliance therapy
    Isolde Smale
    Department of Developmental and Preventative Sciences, Kuwait University, Kuwait
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 128:57-67. 2005
    Individual predisposition might be a major reason for the observed variation in apical orthodontic root resorption. If so, resorption might be expressed during the initial stages of orthodontic therapy in patients at risk.
  28. ncbi Ultrastructure of cementum and periodontal ligament after continuous intrusion in humans: a transmission electron microscopy study
    R M Faltin
    Laboratory of Mineralized Tissue Biology, Department of Histology and Embryology, Institute of Biomedical Sciences, , Brazil
    Eur J Orthod 23:35-49. 2001
    ..Thus, a reduction of continuous force magnitude should be considered to preserve the integrity of tissues...
  29. ncbi Apical root resorption six and 12 months after initiation of fixed orthodontic appliance therapy
    Jon Artun
    Department of Developmental and Preventive Sciences, Faculty of Dentistry, Kuwait University, Kuwait City, Kuwait
    Angle Orthod 75:919-26. 2005
    The low explained variance of identified risk factors for apical root resorption in orthodontic patients suggests effects of parameters related to individual predisposition. Our purpose was to explore this hypothesis...
  30. ncbi Detection of apical root resorption after orthodontic treatment by using panoramic radiography and cone-beam computed tomography of super-high resolution
    Alexander Dudic
    Department of Orthodontics, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 135:434-7. 2009
    Apical root resorption is an adverse side effect of orthodontic treatment. We compared panoramic radiography (OPT) with cone-beam computed tomography (CBCT) in evaluating orthodontically induced apical root resorption.
  31. ncbi A radiographic comparison of apical root resorption after orthodontic treatment with 3 different fixed appliance techniques
    G R Janson
    Department of Orthodontics, Bauru Dental School, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 118:262-73. 2000
    Apical root resorption is an undesirable, but frequent side effect of orthodontic treatment, and therefore improvements in orthodontic techniques and materials are in constant development to decrease it...
  32. ncbi Hyalinization and root resorption during early orthodontic tooth movement in adolescents
    J Kurol
    Department of Orthodontics, Lund University, Faculty of Odontology, Malmo, Sweden
    Angle Orthod 68:161-5. 1998
    ..were recorded opposite an intact root surface (54%) or close to and just apical or coronal to an area of root resorption (45%), and were usually located buccocervically and linguoapically, corresponding to expected pressure zones ..
  33. ncbi Root resorption related to hypofunctional periodontium in experimental tooth movement
    S Sringkarnboriboon
    Orthodontic Science, Department of Orofacial Development and Function, Division of Oral Health Science, Graduate School, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, 1 5 45 Yushima, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8549, Japan
    J Dent Res 82:486-90. 2003
    Orthodontic movement of non-occluding teeth may result in undesirable apical root resorption. These teeth present with a histologically altered periodontium and are considered to be hypofunctional...
  34. ncbi External apical root resorption in patients treated with conventional and self-ligating brackets
    Nikolaos Pandis
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, School of Dentistry, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 134:646-51. 2008
    Our aim was to comparatively investigate the amount of external apical root resorption (EARR) between conventional and passive self-ligating brackets.
  35. ncbi Cellular and extracellular factors in early root resorption repair in the rat
    Andreas Jager
    Department of Orthodontics, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany
    Eur J Orthod 30:336-45. 2008
    ..Cells with a defined osteoblastic phenotype seemed to be of minor importance in this repair process...
  36. ncbi Physiologic root resorption in primary teeth: molecular and histological events
    Evlambia Harokopakis-Hajishengallis
    Department of Orthodontics and Pediatric Dentistry, School of Dentistry, University of Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    J Oral Sci 49:1-12. 2007
    b>Root resorption is a physiologic event for the primary teeth. It is still unclear whether odontoclasts, the cells which resorb the dental hard tissue, are different from the osteoclasts, the cells that resorb bone...
  37. ncbi External apical root resorption in Class II malocclusion: a retrospective review of 1- versus 2-phase treatment
    Ilana Brin
    Department of Orthodontics, HU Hadassah SDM, Jerusalem, Israel
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 124:151-6. 2003
    External apical root resorption (EARR) is an imperfectly understood problem of orthodontic treatment...
  38. ncbi The effect of intracanal anti-inflammatory medicaments on external root resorption of replanted dog teeth after extended extra-oral dry time
    H Chen
    Private Practice, Durham, NC, USA
    Dent Traumatol 24:74-8. 2008
    ..Studies show that after 60 min dry time, root resorption is predicted...
  39. ncbi Force magnitude and duration effects on amount of tooth movement and root resorption in the rat molar
    Carmen Gonzales
    Division of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    Angle Orthod 78:502-9. 2008
    To test the hypothesis that there is no difference in the effect of different continuous moderate to very heavy forces on root resorption or amount of tooth movement.
  40. ncbi Treatment of inflammatory internal root resorption with mineral trioxide aggregate: a case report
    M Jacobovitz
    Paulista Association of Dental Surgeons, Regional de São Carlos, Sao Carlos, Brazil
    Int Endod J 41:905-12. 2008
    ..To report the treatment and follow-up of a maxillary central incisor with internal resorption managed by root canal treatment, white mineral trioxide aggregate (MTA) repair and a fibre-glass post for reinforcement...
  41. ncbi Bone structure effect on root resorption
    Linda L Otis
    Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology, School of Dental Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, 4001 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Orthod Craniofac Res 7:165-77. 2004
    To explore if alveolar bone shape and density might promote external apical root resorption.
  42. ncbi Method to evaluate inflammatory root resorption by using cone beam computed tomography
    Carlos Estrela
    Department of Endodontics, Federal University of Goias, Goiania, GO, Brazil
    J Endod 35:1491-7. 2009
    The aim of this study was to evaluate a method to measure inflammatory root resorption (IRR) by using cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) scans.
  43. ncbi Physical properties of root cementum: Part 10. Comparison of the effects of invisible removable thermoplastic appliances with light and heavy orthodontic forces on premolar cementum. A microcomputed-tomography study
    Laura J Barbagallo
    Discipline of Orthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 133:218-27. 2008
    ..The amount of orthodontically induced inflammatory root resorption generated by such appliances has not been investigated...
  44. ncbi Effect of soluble receptors to interleukin-1 and tumor necrosis factor alpha on experimentally induced root resorption in rats
    Dongliang Zhang
    Jilin University, Dental School, Department of Orthodontics, Jilin, People s Republic of China
    J Periodontal Res 38:324-32. 2003
    In this study, the role of the inflammatory cytokines interleukin-1 (IL-1) and tumor necrosis factor alpha (TNFalpha) in the course of mechanically induced root resorption was investigated.
  45. ncbi Identification of orthodontic patients at risk of severe apical root resorption
    Jon Artun
    Department of Developmental and Preventive Sciences, Kuwait University, Safat, Kuwait
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 135:448-55. 2009
    Current information suggests that the major variation in orthodontic root resorption can be explained by differences in individual predisposition...
  46. ncbi Apical root resorption comparison between Fränkel and eruption guidance appliances
    Guilherme Janson
    Department of Orthodontics, Bauru Dental School, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 131:729-35. 2007
    The objectives of this study were to compare the amounts of apical root resorption that occur after treatment with 2 removable appliances-the Fränkel function regulator and the eruption guidance appliance (EGA)-in an untreated control ..
  47. ncbi Root resorption--diagnosis, classification and treatment choices based on stimulation factors
    Zvi Fuss
    Department of Endodontology, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Dent Traumatol 19:175-82. 2003
    Etiology of different types of root resorption requires two phases: mechanical or chemical injury to the protective tissues and stimulation by infection or pressure. Injury can be similar in various types of root resorption...
  48. ncbi Apical root resorption of upper incisors during the torquing stage of the tip-edge technique
    M van Loenen
    Orthodontic Department, School of Dentistry, University of Ghent De Pintelaan 185, P8 B 9000 Ghent Belgium
    Eur J Orthod 29:583-8. 2007
    ..of this study was to investigate whether treatment with the Tip-Edge appliance resulted in more apical root resorption (ARR) of the central and lateral incisors during the torquing (third stage) than the non-torquing phases (..
  49. ncbi Repair of orthodontically induced root resorption by ultrasound in humans
    Tarek El-Bialy
    Faculty of Dentistry, King Abdullah Aziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 126:186-93. 2004
    b>Root resorption is an adverse outcome of orthodontic tooth movement. In addition to the iatrogenic response and compromising the crown-root ratio, root resorption has led to increased malpractice litigation against orthodontists...
  50. ncbi Influence of steroid drugs on orthodontically induced root resorption
    C Verna
    Department of Orthodontics, School of Dentistry, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark
    Orthod Craniofac Res 9:57-62. 2006
    To investigate the effect of acute and chronic corticosteroid treatment on orthodontically induced root resorption.
  51. ncbi Biomechanical aspects of external root resorption in orthodontic therapy
    Allan Abuabara
    Health Division, Joinville, Santa Catarina, Brazil
    Med Oral Patol Oral Cir Bucal 12:E610-3. 2007
    External apical root resorption is a common phenomenon associated with orthodontic treatment. The factors relevant to root resorption can be divided into biological and mechanical factors...
  52. ncbi Effects of local administration of clodronate on orthodontic tooth movement and root resorption in rats
    Lin Liu
    Tohoku University Graduate School of Dentistry, Sendai, Japan
    Eur J Orthod 26:469-73. 2004
    ..01) than on the control side. Local clodronate also inhibited root resorption incident to tooth movement...
  53. ncbi Failure of treatment of impacted canines associated with invasive cervical root resorption
    Adrian Becker
    Department of Orthodontics, Hebrew University Hadassah School of Dental Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel
    Angle Orthod 83:870-6. 2013
    To propose invasive cervical root resorption (ICRR) as an unrecognized and/or overlooked etiologic factor in the failure of response of an impacted tooth to orthodontic traction and to underline the importance of cone beam computerized ..
  54. ncbi Incidence and severity of root resorption in orthodontically moved premolars in dogs
    J C Maltha
    Department of Orthodontics and Oral Biology, University Medical Centre Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Orthod Craniofac Res 7:115-21. 2004
    To study treatment-related factors for external root resorption during orthodontic tooth movement.
  55. ncbi An M-CSF receptor c-Fms antibody inhibits mechanical stress-induced root resorption during orthodontic tooth movement in mice
    Hideki Kitaura
    Divisions of Orthodontic and Dentofacial Orthopedics, Department of Translational Medicine, Course of Medical and Dental Sciences, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    Angle Orthod 79:835-41. 2009
    To examine the effect of anti-c-Fms antibody on odontoclastogenesis and root resorption in an orthodontic tooth movement mouse model.
  56. ncbi Root resorption and the OPG/RANKL/RANK system: a mini review
    Joanna B Tyrovola
    Department of Orthodontics, School of Dentistry, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    J Oral Sci 50:367-76. 2008
    Odontoclastic root resorption is a significant clinical issue in relation to orthodontic tooth movement, and resorption of the roots of primary teeth is an intriguing biological phenomenon...
  57. ncbi Correlation between occlusal contact and root resorption in teeth with periodontal disease
    E Crespo Vázquez
    Department of Morphological Sciences, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    J Periodontal Res 46:82-8. 2011
    ..The occlusal forces are a cause in the aggravation of the periodontal disease and therefore influences in the increase the extension and the depth of the radicular resorption...
  58. ncbi Root resorption before and after orthodontic treatment: a clinical study of contributory factors
    Ruo ping Jiang
    Department of Orthodontics, Peking University School and Hospital of Stomatology, Beijing, China
    Eur J Orthod 32:693-7. 2010
    This clinical study evaluated factors related to root resorption before (T1) and after (T2) orthodontic treatment...
  59. ncbi Deciduous canine and permanent lateral incisor differential root resorption
    K R Davies
    The University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242, USA
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 120:339-47. 2001
    ..understanding of this differential resorption could provide insight into the reasons for excessive iatrogenic root resorption during orthodontic tooth movement...
  60. ncbi Inhibitory effects of IL-12 on experimental tooth movement and root resorption in mice
    Masako Yoshimatsu
    Department of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki, Japan
    Arch Oral Biol 57:36-43. 2012
    ..In this study, we investigated the effects of IL-12 on mechanical tooth movement in mice...
  61. ncbi Apical root resorption in patients treated with comprehensive orthodontics
    E F Harris
    College of Dentistry, University of Tennessee, Memphis, USA
    J Tenn Dent Assoc 81:30-3. 2001
    External apical root resorption (EARR) is a common--but seldom extreme--consequence of orthodontic treatment. Incisors are most at risk, perhaps because of their single roots and because they typically are moved farther than other teeth...
  62. ncbi Comparison of 6 cone-beam computed tomography systems for image quality and detection of simulated canine impaction-induced external root resorption in maxillary lateral incisors
    Ali Alqerban
    Department of Orthodontics, Faculty of Medicine, School of Dentistry, Oral Pathology and Maxillo Facial Surgery, Catholic University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 140:e129-39. 2011
    ..image quality and the radiographic diagnostic accuracy for detection of simulated canine-induced external root resorption lesions in maxillary lateral incisors were compared among 6 cone-beam computed tomography (CBCT) systems in ..
  63. ncbi Comparison of intracanal EndoSequence Root Repair Material and ProRoot MTA to induce pH changes in simulated root resorption defects over 4 weeks in matched pairs of human teeth
    Stephen W Hansen
    Department of Endodontology, School of Dentistry, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon, USA
    J Endod 37:502-6. 2011
    ..aggregate (MTA) may provide an alternative to calcium hydroxide in the treatment of external inflammatory root resorption. This in vitro study using human matched pairs of teeth compared white ProRoot MTA (WMTA; (Dentsply Tulsa ..
  64. ncbi Quantitative digital subtraction radiography in the assessment of external apical root resorption induced by orthodontic therapy: a retrospective study
    Raghavendra Sunku
    Department of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthodpedics, Dental College and Hospital, Sangareddy, Andhra Pradesh, India
    J Contemp Dent Pract 12:422-8. 2011
    ..to measure the densities around six teeth (maxilla central incisors, lateral incisors, and canines) before and after orthodontic treatment in 36 patients and also assess treatment variables and their coorelation with root resorption.
  65. ncbi Postorthodontic external root resorption is associated with IL1 receptor antagonist gene variations
    A Iglesias-Linares
    Department of Orthodontics, School of Dentistry, University of Seville, Seville, Spain
    Oral Dis 18:198-205. 2012
    External apical root resorption (EARR) is a frequent iatrogenic effect of orthodontic treatment. Patients with genetic variants in the interleukin 1 gene have been related to an increased risk of suffering EARR...
  66. ncbi Internal root resorption associated with inadequate caries removal and orthodontic therapy
    Yoshifumi Kinomoto
    Department of Restorative Dentistry and Endodontology, Osaka University Graduate School of Dentistry, Suita, Japan
    J Endod 28:405-7. 2002
    This case report presents a case of internal root resorption originating from inadequate caries removal and orthodontic therapy in maxillary right lateral incisor in a 13-yr-old female...
  67. ncbi Inflammatory root resorption in primary molars: prevalence and associated factors
    Raquel Gonçalves Vieira-Andrade
    Department of Orthodontics and Pediatric Dentistry, School of Dentistry, Federal University of Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil
    Braz Oral Res 26:335-40. 2012
    This study aimed at determining the prevalence of inflammatory root resorption and associated factors in 1068 primary mandibular molars in 453 children 3 to 12 years of age...
  68. ncbi Effect of surgical implantation of recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2 in a bioabsorbable collagen sponge or calcium phosphate putty carrier in intrabony periodontal defects in the baboon
    Neil M Blumenthal
    Department of Periodontology, University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry, Chicago, IL 60612 7212, USA
    J Periodontol 73:1494-506. 2002
    ..of this study is to evaluate regeneration of alveolar bone, cementum, periodontal ligament, and associated root resorption and ankylosis following surgical implantation of rhBMP-2 in an absorbable collagen sponge (ACS) or a calcium ..
  69. ncbi Nonsurgical endodontic management using MTA for perforative defect of internal root resorption: report of a long term follow-up
    Manoel Brito-Júnior
    Department of Dentistry, State University of Montes Claros, Montes Claros, Brazil
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 110:784-8. 2010
    Internal root resorption is an uncommon lesion following a dental injury. The use of mineral trioxide aggregate (MTA) is a conservative approach to repair lesions with periodontal communication...
  70. ncbi Apical root resorption in orthodontic patients with en-masse maxillary anterior retraction and intrusion with miniscrews
    Eric J W Liou
    Department of Orthodontics and Craniofacial Dentistry Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 137:207-12. 2010
    The purposes of this retrospective study were to investigate the apical root resorption of maxillary incisors in orthodontic patients with en-masse maxillary anterior retraction and intrusion with miniscrews and the factors disposing a ..
  71. ncbi Cervical external root resorption in vital teeth
    L Bergmans
    Department of Operative Dentistry and Dental Materials, BIOMAT, Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium
    J Clin Periodontol 29:580-5. 2002
    ..In addition, histopathological examination reveals the cellular morphology of the adjacent tissues...
  72. ncbi Orthodontic tooth movement and root resorption in ovariectomized rats treated by systemic administration of zoledronic acid
    Irin Sirisoontorn
    Department of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki University, Japan
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 141:563-73. 2012
    ..The effect of zoledronic acid, a potent and novel bisphosphonate, on tooth movement and orthodontically induced root resorption in osteoporotic animals systemically treated with zoledronic acid as similarly used in postmenopausal ..
  73. ncbi Apical root resorption due to orthodontic treatment detected by cone beam computed tomography
    Iury O Castro
    School of Dentistry, Federal University of Goias, Goiania, Brazil
    Angle Orthod 83:196-203. 2013
    To determine the frequency of apical root resorption (ARR) due to orthodontic treatment using cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) in a sample of 1256 roots from 30 patients.
  74. ncbi Age-dependent external root resorption during tooth movement in rats
    Yijin Ren
    Department of Orthodontics, University Medical Centre Groningen, University of Groningen, The Netherlands
    Acta Odontol Scand 66:93-8. 2008
    To investigate the effect of age on root resorption and distribution along different parts of the root during prolonged light force application.
  75. ncbi Surgical root restoration after external inflammatory root resorption: A case report
    Geert M G Hommez
    Department of Restorative Dentistry and Endodontology, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    J Endod 32:798-801. 2006
    External inflammatory root resorption after a jaw fracture is rare...
  76. ncbi Severe root resorption in orthodontic patients treated with the edgewise method: prevalence and predictive factors
    Leandro Silva Marques
    Department of Orthodontics, University of Vale do Rio Verde, Tres Coracoes, Brazil
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 137:384-8. 2010
    Our aims in this study were to assess the prevalence of severe root resorption and identify possible associations in orthodontic patients treated with the edgewise method.
  77. ncbi Diagnosis of artificially induced external root resorption using conventional intraoral film radiography, CCD, and PSP: an ex vivo study
    Kivanc Kamburoglu
    Department of Oral Pathology and Oral Medicine, Maurice and Gabriela Goldschleger School of Dental Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 106:885-91. 2008
    To compare diagnosis of artificially induced external root resorption cavities using conventional intraoral film radiography (Kodak Insight), CCD sensor (Sopix wireless) and PSP sensor (Orex Digident).
  78. ncbi [External root resorption]
    Florian Rathe
    Abteilung für Zahnerhaltungskunde und Parodontologie, Universitat Freiburg, Deutschland
    Schweiz Monatsschr Zahnmed 116:245-53. 2006
    b>Root resorption may be a physiological (resorption of deciduous teeth) or a pathological process (resorption of permanent teeth). In the latter case an external and an internal form of resorption can be distinguished...
  79. ncbi Apical root resorption during orthodontic treatment. A prospective study using cone beam CT
    Henrik Lund
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology, Institute of Odontology, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Sweden
    Angle Orthod 82:480-7. 2012
    To investigate the incidence and severity of root resorption during orthodontic treatment by means of cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) and to explore factors affecting orthodontically induced inflammatory root resorption (OIIRR).
  80. ncbi Rapidly progressive internal root resorption: a case report
    David Keinan
    Department of Endodontics, The Hebrew University, Hadassah School of Dental Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel
    Dent Traumatol 24:546-9. 2008
    The etiology of internal root resorption is not fully understandable, trauma and chronic pulpitis are considered the main risk factors. Usually the process is asymptomatic and diagnosed upon routine radiographic examination...
  81. ncbi Orthodontic root resorption of endodontically treated teeth
    Tarso Esteves
    Department of Dentistry, State University of Maringa, PR, Brazil
    J Endod 33:119-22. 2007
    The purpose of this study was to evaluate, radiographically, whether there is similarity in the apical root resorption found in endodontically treated teeth and untreated teeth when they are submitted to orthodontic treatment...
  82. ncbi Accuracy of an electronic apex locator in primary teeth with root resorption
    O Angwaravong
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen, Thailand
    Int Endod J 42:115-21. 2009
    To evaluate whether root resorption of primary molar teeth affects the accuracy of the Root ZX apex locator and to compare the Root ZX at different meter readings with direct canal measurement.
  83. ncbi Inhibition of orthodontically induced root resorption with echistatin, an RGD-containing peptide
    Nabeel F Talic
    Orthodontic Division, Department of Preventive Dentistry, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 129:252-60. 2006
    Induced dental root resorption is a common side effect of orthodontic treatment. It is an unpredictable phenomenon, and its etiology is unknown...
  84. ncbi Celebrex offers a small protection from root resorption associated with orthodontic movement
    John Jerome
    University of Southern California School of Dentistry, Los Angeles 90033, USA
    J Calif Dent Assoc 33:951-9. 2005
    ..movement results from alveolar bone resorption/deposition following application of orthodontic forces, and root resorption can be an undesirable complication associated with this process...
  85. ncbi Constant versus dissipating forces in orthodontics: the effect on initial tooth movement and root resorption
    F Weiland
    Department of Orthodontics, University Dental School, Graz, Austria
    Eur J Orthod 25:335-42. 2003
    ..scanning microscopic study was to compare the effects of two frequently used archwires on tooth movement and root resorption. A total of 84 premolars in 27 individuals (10 boys, 17 girls, with a mean age of 12...
  86. ncbi Management of trauma-induced inflammatory root resorption using mineral trioxide aggregate obturation: two-year follow up
    Irem Güzeler
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Dent Traumatol 26:501-4. 2010
    Inflammatory root resorption is a serious complication of dental trauma, which leads to progressive loss of the root structure...
  87. ncbi Repair of root resorption 2 to 16 weeks after the application of continuous forces on maxillary first molars in rats: a 2- and 3-dimensional quantitative evaluation
    Carmen Gonzales
    Division of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 137:477-85. 2010
    b>Root resorption is a side effect of orthodontic treatment that occurs with the removal of hyalinized tissue...
  88. ncbi Root resorption: the possible role of extracellular matrix proteins
    Adam Lee
    Department of Orthodontics, University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242, USA
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 126:173-7. 2004
    ..of this selective resorption could provide insights into the cause of moderate to severe iatrogenic root resorption during orthodontic tooth movement...
  89. ncbi Calcium ion diffusion levels from MTA and ApexCal in simulated external root resorption at middle third of the root
    Gingu Koshy George
    SRM Dental College, Ramapuram, Chennai, India
    Dent Traumatol 25:480-3. 2009
    ..To simulate external root resorption, defects were created on the external surface of the root at the middle thirds...
  90. ncbi Root resorption following treatment with aligners
    Naphtali Brezniak
    Head of the Orthodontic Residency, Orthodontic Department, Dental Unit, Medical Corps, Israel Defence Forces
    Angle Orthod 78:1119-24. 2008
    Can orthodontically induced inflammatory root resorption (OIIRR) be the result of Invisalign treatment? Since OIIRR was first described in the literature, orthodontists have been looking for a treatment procedure where no root shortening ..
  91. ncbi Radiographic diagnosis of root resorption in relation to orthodontics
    H A Leach
    Department of Child Dental Health, Bristol Dental Hospital
    Br Dent J 190:16-22. 2001
    The literature regarding external root resorption in relation to orthodontics and its radiographic diagnosis is reviewed, including a summary of the more common radiographic techniques available...
  92. ncbi The influences of molar intrusion on the inferior alveolar neurovascular bundle and root using the skeletal anchorage system in dogs
    T Daimaruya
    Department of Orthodontics, Tohoku University School of Dentistry, Sendai, Japan
    Angle Orthod 71:60-70. 2001
    ..the effect of molar intrusion on the neurovascular bundle, the level of osseointegration of bone screws, and root resorption. The results of this study showed mandibular molars were intruded 3.4 mm on the average over 7 months in dogs...
  93. ncbi Intrusion of multiradicular teeth and related root resorption with mini-screw implant anchorage: a radiographic evaluation
    Roberto Carrillo
    Orthodontic Department, Baylor College of Dentistry, Texas A and M Health Science Center, Dallas, Tex 75246, USA
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 132:647-55. 2007
    ..This experimental study used various force magnitudes to evaluate (1) the stability of immediately loaded MSIs, (2) the amounts of tooth intrusion produced, and (3) the amounts of root resorption produced.
  94. ncbi Evaluation of correspondence of dental Computed Tomography imaging to anatomic observation of external root resorption
    Kazuhiko Nakata
    Department of Endodontics, School of Dentistry, Aichi Gakuin University, Nagoya, Japan
    J Endod 35:1594-7. 2009
    ..compact dental CT, the 3D Accuitomo XYZ Slice View Tomograph (3D Accuitomo), was performed for examining the root resorption of a mandibular premolar in a patient who needed endodontic therapy...
  95. ncbi Generalized cervical root resorption associated with periodontal disease
    W Beertsen
    Department of Periodontology, Academic Center for Dentistry Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Periodontol 28:1067-73. 2001
    ..In the present report, a case of severe cervical root resorption involving 24 anterior and posterior teeth is presented...
  96. ncbi Histological analysis of orthodontic root resorption in rats treated with the cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) inhibitor celecoxib
    G H Gameiro
    Division of Orthodontics, Piracicaba Dental School, State University of Campinas UNICAMP, Piracicaba, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Orthod Craniofac Res 11:156-61. 2008
    ..However, the effect of these drugs on orthodontic root resorption is not well understood.
  97. ncbi Study of external root resorption during orthodontic treatment in root filled teeth compared with their contralateral teeth with vital pulps
    J M Llamas-Carreras
    Department of Orthodontics, School of Dentistry, University of Seville, Seville, Spain
    Int Endod J 43:654-62. 2010
    To determine whether root filled teeth and those with vital pulps exhibit a similar degree of external root resorption (ERR) as a consequence of orthodontic treatment.
  98. ncbi Root resorption after experimental tooth movement using superelastic forces in the rat
    Koji Noda
    Department of Orthodontics, School of Dental Medicine, Tsurumi University, Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan
    Eur J Orthod 32:681-7. 2010
    The purpose of this study was to assess the rate of root resorption in relation to different magnitudes of continuous force during experimental tooth movement using nickel-titanium (NiTi) alloy wire. Four force magnitudes of 0.8, 1...
  99. ncbi Analysis of orthodontically induced root resorption using micro-computed tomography (Micro-CT)
    Tom Wierzbicki
    University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Angle Orthod 79:91-6. 2009
    To establish a protocol for assessing orthodontically induced tooth root resorption (OITRR) in human premolars using micro-computed tomography.
  100. ncbi Interleukin-1 polymorphisms in relation to external apical root resorption (EARR)
    Norbert Gülden
    Department of Orthodontics, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    J Orofac Orthop 70:20-38. 2009
    Recent papers have discussed genetic predisposition for root resorption. The aim of this study was to investigate this kind of relationship as dependent on the EARR phenotype...
  101. ncbi Ultrasound stimulation attenuates root resorption of rat replanted molars and impairs tumor necrosis factor-α signaling in vitro
    E B Rego
    Department of Orthodontics and Craniofacial Developmental Biology, Hiroshima University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima, Japan
    J Periodontal Res 46:648-54. 2011
    A therapeutic protocol to minimize root resorption induced by tooth replantation has not yet been universally established. In this context, noninvasive modality such as ultrasound therapy have been a focus of increased interest...

Research Grants20

  1. DETERMINANTS OF ROOT RESORPTION DUE TO ORTHODONTIC MOVEMENT
    Margarita Zeichner David; Fiscal Year: 2005
    b>Root resorption, either physiological or pathological, results in the destruction of mineralized and non-mineralized tissues of the dental roots...
  2. Genetic control of susceptibility to root resorption
    Shaza Abass; Fiscal Year: 2005
    External apical root resorption (EARR) is a common complication of orthodontic treatment...
  3. CEMENTOGENESIS: ROLE OF HERTWIG'S EPITHELIAL ROOT SHEATH
    Margarita Zeichner David; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Furthermore, failure of HERS function will result in a cascade of root defects leading to root resorption. The following Specific Aims will test this hypothesis: 1) determine the mechanisms by which Nfi-c regulates ..
  4. Evaluation of Canine Retraction Strategies
    Jie Chen; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..theory will be predicted;and the actual clinical outcomes in terms of treatment time, tooth movement, and root resorption will be quantified using newly developed technologies...
  5. BIOMECHANISMS OF TOOTH ERUPTION,RESORPTION & REPLACEMENT
    ZEEV DAVIDOVITCH; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..b>Root resorption is of particular concern during orthodontic tooth movement, and following dentoalveolar trauma...
  6. A Novel Implant-based Approach for Treating Retrognathic Hyperdivergent Patients
    Peter Buschang; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..aim is to determine whether posterior teeth intruded with MSI's exhibit greater than expected amounts of root resorption. Root resorption will be measured longitudinally using standardized periapical radiographs...
  7. CHEMOATTRACTANTS & GROWTH FACTORS IN MINERALIZED TISSUES
    Peter Hauschka; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..prevention of pathological conditions, including osteoporosis, osteopetrosis, Paget's disease, and oral problems involving localized bone loss, alveolar ridge resorption, and tooth root resorption during orthodontic tooth movement.
  8. PATHOBIOLOGY OF THE DENTIN/PULP COMPLEX
    Syngcuk Kim; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..hypersensitive teeth, pulpal reaction to restorative procedures and traumatic injury of teeth and related root resorption. In these sessions basic researchers and clinicians will discuss the mechanisms and management of the ..
  9. INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE--BIOLOGY OF TOOTH MOVEMENT
    ZEEV DAVIDOVITCH; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..Other sequelae of treatment include root resorption, periodontal pathoses, abnormal neuromuscular activities, and pain...
  10. STRESS-RELATED BONE RESORPTION
    Gregory King; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..Correlations between the degree of root resorption in the test animals and amount of calcium release in the bioassay will also be made...
  11. REGENERATION WITH PDGF TREATED OSTEOCONDUCTIVE MATERIALS
    Samuel Lynch; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..regeneration, and to determine if any abnormal healing responses in the periodontal defects such and ankylosis and root resorption occur with the use of the PDGF treated . PROPOSED COMMERCIAL APPLICATION: NOT AVAILABLE
  12. Root deformation and root resorption
    Thomas Katona; Fiscal Year: 2006
    unreadable] DESCRIPTION: Orthodontic root resorption is a major clinical and medico-legal concern...
  13. C. albicans From HIV+ Individuals&its Role in Drug resis
    Kaaren Vargas; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..In the long-term, I would like to make significant contributions to science in the area of antifungal drug resistance. It is an exciting area of research and I feel strongly that I have the motivation to accomplish this goal. ..
  14. Guided Pocket Recolonization (GPR) in Periodontitis
    Marc Quirynen; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Clinical data will be collected after 2, 4, 6, 8 and 12 weeks. The results should indicate the possible role for commensal organisms in periodontal disease and subgingival biofilm formation. ..
  15. CRANIOFACIAL SKELETAL TISSUE ENGINEERING CONFERENCE
    Sunil Kapila; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The meeting will be limited to 250 participants who have a background in bioengineering. ..
  16. Fibronectin Fragment-Induced Osteolysis Mediated by MMPs
    Sunil Kapila; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..These studies will provide a fundamental understanding of the basis for bone loss in periodontal disease and other osteolytic diseases. ..
  17. Characterization of DMP1 A Dentin Phosphoprotein
    Anne George; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The long-term goal is to understand the regulatory mechanism by which DMP1 plays a unique role in dentin mineralization. ..
  18. Craniofacial Imaging in the 21st Century
    Sunil Kapila; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The meeting will be limited to 300 participants who have a background in imaging. This symposia series will provide momentum to discoveries that will be important to craniofacial sciences and patient care. ..
  19. Characterization of the structure and function of DMP2
    Anne George; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The long-term goal is to understand the regulatory mechanism of DMP2 in dentin mineralization. ..
  20. BIOMIMETIC SCAFFOLD FOR BONE-REPAIR
    Anne George; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..