- The human oral microbiome
Floyd E Dewhirst
Department of Molecular Genetics, The Forsyth Institute, 245 First St, Cambridge, MA 02142, USA
J Bacteriol 192:5002-17. 2010
..The HOMD is the first curated description of a human-associated microbiome and provides tools for use in understanding the role of the microbiome in health and disease...
- Composition of the adult digestive tract bacterial microbiome based on seven mouth surfaces, tonsils, throat and stool samples
Department of Molecular Genetics, The Forsyth Institute, Cambridge, MA 02142, USA
Genome Biol 13:R42. 2012
..We describe the bacterial community composition of ten digestive tract sites from more than 200 normal adults enrolled in the Human Microbiome Project, and metagenomically determined metabolic potentials of four representative sites...
- Defining the normal bacterial flora of the oral cavity
Jørn A Aas
Institute of Oral Biology, University of Oslo, Postbox 1052 Blindern, 0316 Oslo, Norway
J Clin Microbiol 43:5721-32. 2005
..It is important to fully define the human microflora of the healthy oral cavity before we can understand the role of bacteria in oral disease...
- Defining the healthy "core microbiome" of oral microbial communities
Department of Cariology, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam ACTA, University of Amsterdam and Free University Amsterdam, The Netherlands
BMC Microbiol 9:259. 2009
..The aim of this study therefore was to define the healthy oral microbiome using recent advances in sequencing technology (454 pyrosequencing)...
- Bacterial diversity in the oral cavity of 10 healthy individuals
Elisabeth M Bik
Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
ISME J 4:962-74. 2010
..sequences found previously in the large intestines and feces of other healthy individuals suggest that the mouth and intestinal tract harbor distinct sets of bacteria...
- The Human Oral Microbiome Database: a web accessible resource for investigating oral microbe taxonomic and genomic information
The Forsyth Institute, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Database (Oxford) 2010:baq013. 2010
..We provide HOMD as a conceptual model for the presentation of microbiome data for other human body sites. Database URL: http://www.homd.org...
- Metagenomic study of the oral microbiota by Illumina high-throughput sequencing
Genomic Research Laboratory, Geneva University Hospitals, Rue Gabrielle Perret Gentil 4, CH 1211 Geneva 14, Switzerland
J Microbiol Methods 79:266-71. 2009
..Access to large amounts of data is already leading to a better representation of sample diversity at a reasonable cost...
- Periodontal microbial ecology
Sigmund S Socransky
Department of Periodontology, The Forsyth Institute, Boston, MA, USA
Periodontol 2000 38:135-87. 2005
- Oral biofilm architecture on natural teeth
Center for Dentistry and Oral Hygiene, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
PLoS ONE 5:e9321. 2010
..These in vivo observations on oral biofilms provide a clear vision on biofilm architecture and the spatial distribution of predominant species...
- Characterization of the oral fungal microbiome (mycobiome) in healthy individuals
Mahmoud A Ghannoum
Center for Medical Microbiology, Department of Dermatology, School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University and University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
PLoS Pathog 6:e1000713. 2010
..This is the first study that identified the "basal mycobiome" of healthy individuals, and provides the basis for a detailed characterization of the oral mycobiome in health and disease...
- Interspecies interactions within oral microbial communities
Howard K Kuramitsu
Department of Oral Boiology, School of Dental Medicine, State University of New York, Buffalo, New York, USA
Microbiol Mol Biol Rev 71:653-70. 2007
..This review describes some of these interesting interspecies-interaction scenarios...
- Communication among oral bacteria
Paul E Kolenbrander
Oral Infection and Immunity Branch, National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 4350, USA
Microbiol Mol Biol Rev 66:486-505, table of contents. 2002
..A successful search for genes critical for mixed-species community organization will be accomplished only when it is conducted with mixed-species communities...
- Analysis of oral microbiota in children with dental caries by PCR-DGGE and barcoded pyrosequencing
State Key Laboratory for Diagnosis and Treatment of Infectious Diseases, First Affiliated Hospital, College of Medicine, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, Zhejiang 310003, China
Microb Ecol 60:677-90. 2010
- Oral human papillomavirus in healthy individuals: a systematic review of the literature
Aimee R Kreimer
National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
Sex Transm Dis 37:386-91. 2010
..HPV16 DNA detected in oral specimens has recently been identified as a risk factor for some oropharyngeal cancers. The reported prevalence of oral HPV infection from individual studies is highly variable...
- Mirror neurons responding to the observation of ingestive and communicative mouth actions in the monkey ventral premotor cortex
Pier Francesco Ferrari
Dipartimento di Neuroscienze, Universita di Parma, Via Volturno 39, 43100 Parma, Italy
Eur J Neurosci 17:1703-14. 2003
..Here, we describe the mirror responses of F5 neurons that motorically code mouth actions...
- Limited mouth opening after primary therapy of head and neck cancer
Department of Head and Neck Surgery, University Hospital Rostock Otto Körner, Doberaner Str 137 139, 18057, Rostock, Germany
Oral Maxillofac Surg 14:169-73. 2010
..These problems may be caused by surgery and radiation. Patients complain, for example, of swallowing problems and limited mouth opening (trismus).
- Complete genome sequence of the oral pathogenic Bacterium porphyromonas gingivalis strain W83
Karen E Nelson
The Institute for Genomic Research, Rockville, Maryland 20850, USA
J Bacteriol 185:5591-601. 2003
..gingivalis can metabolize a range of amino acids and generate a number of metabolic end products that are toxic to the human host or human gingival tissue and contribute to the development of periodontal disease...
- Carbohydrate sensing in the human mouth: effects on exercise performance and brain activity
E S Chambers
School of Sport and Exercise Sciences, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
J Physiol 587:1779-94. 2009
Exercise studies have suggested that the presence of carbohydrate in the human mouth activates regions of the brain that can enhance exercise performance but direct evidence of such a mechanism is limited...
- Impression procedure for patients with severely limited mouth opening
P S Baker
Medical College of Georgia Augusta, School of Dentistry, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
J Prosthet Dent 84:241-4. 2000
Patients with limited mouth opening are a common occurrence in prosthodontic practice. The majority of these patients can be treated with exercise and stretching movements before impressions are made...
- The oral gram-negative anaerobic microflora in young children: longitudinal changes from edentulous to dentate mouth
Institute of Dentistry, Department of Periodontology, University of Helsinki, Finland
Oral Microbiol Immunol 9:136-41. 1994
..were found in all children at the older age, whereas they occurred in edentulous mouth in 76%, 62%, 67% and 19%, respectively...
- Characterization of tet(32) genes from the oral metagenome
Division of Microbial Diseases, UCL Eastman Dental Institute, University College London, London, United Kingdom
Antimicrob Agents Chemother 53:273-6. 2009
..The regions immediately flanking the gene were found to have similarities to the mobile elements TnB1230 from Butyrivibrio fibrisolvens, ATE-3 from Arcanobacterium pyogenes, and CTn5 from Clostridium difficile...
- Analysis of risk factors of predictive local tumor control in oral cavity cancer
Chun Ta Liao
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
Ann Surg Oncol 15:915-22. 2008
..In this study, we sought to determine the independent prognosticators for local tumor control, disease-specific survival (DSS), and overall survival (OS) rates in a series of OSCC patients undergoing radical surgery...
- Role of Fusobacterium nucleatum and coaggregation in anaerobe survival in planktonic and biofilm oral microbial communities during aeration
D J Bradshaw
Centre for Applied Microbiology and Research, Salisbury SP4 0JG, United Kingdom
Infect Immun 66:4729-32. 1998
..Coaggregation-mediated interactions between F. nucleatum and other species facilitated the survival of obligate anaerobes in aerated environments...
- How the brain represents the reward value of fat in the mouth
Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Oxford, Oxford OX1 3UD, UK
Cereb Cortex 20:1082-91. 2010
..This discovery of which brain regions track the subjective hedonic experience of fat texture will help to unravel possible differences in the neural responses in obese versus lean people to oral fat, a driver of food intake...
- Oral microbial profile discriminates breast-fed from formula-fed infants
Pernilla L Holgerson
Department of Odontology, Cariology, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 56:127-36. 2013
..The aims of the present study were to compare the oral microbiota in breast-fed and formula-fed infants, and investigate growth inhibition of streptococci by infant-isolated lactobacilli...
- Health-related quality of life and clinical function after primary surgery for oral cancer
S N Rogers
Regional Maxillofacial Unit, University Hospital Aintree, Aintree Trust, Liverpool, UK
Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 40:11-8. 2002
..The differential in respect of baseline function was present at all three time points in each patient group. This suggests that functional deficits at presentation persist following treatment...
- Variation in bacterial DGGE patterns from human saliva: over time, between individuals and in corresponding dental plaque microcosms
Indira A Rasiah
Dental Research Group, Department of Pathology and Molecular Medicine, Wellington School of Medicine and Health Sciences, P O Box 7343, Wellington 6039, New Zealand
Arch Oral Biol 50:779-87. 2005
Eubacterial 16S rDNA fingerprints of human saliva and dental plaque microcosm biofilms grown in the multi-plaque artificial mouth (MAM) were characterised using denaturing gradient gel electrophoresis (DGGE).
- Inorganic chemistry of defensive peroxidases in the human oral cavity
M T Ashby
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK 73019, USA
J Dent Res 87:900-14. 2008
..Despite this complexity, intriguing in vitro and in vivo studies are reviewed here that reveal the interplay between peroxidase function and associated inorganic chemistry...
- The immediate effects of atlanto-occipital joint manipulation and suboccipital muscle inhibition technique on active mouth opening and pressure pain sensitivity over latent myofascial trigger points in the masticatory muscles
Natalia M Oliveira-Campelo
Escuela de Osteopatía de Madrid, Escola Superior de Tecnología de Saúde, Porto, Portugal
J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 40:310-7. 2010
..A randomized controlled trial...
- Human cortical responses to water in the mouth, and the effects of thirst
Ivan E T de Araujo
Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3UD Kingdom
J Neurophysiol 90:1865-76. 2003
..Fifth, it was found that a region of the middle part of the insula was also activated by water in the mouth, and further, that this activation only occurred when thirsty...
- Clinical significance of MMP-2 and MMP-9 in patients with oral cancer
Beena P Patel
Biochemistry Research Division, Gujarat Cancer and Research Institute, Asarwa, Ahmedabad 380 016, India
Head Neck 29:564-72. 2007
..Therefore, the authors studied plasma and tissue levels of MMP-2 and MMP-9 in oral cancer, the leading malignancy in India...
- Fever detection in under 5 children in a tertiary health facility using the infrared tympanic thermometer in the oral mode
Benedict O Edelu
Department of Pediatrics, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Ituku Ozalla, Enugu, Nigeria
Ital J Pediatr 37:8. 2011
..The oral mercury-in-glass thermometer which has relatively good accuracy cannot be used in children less than 5 years because it requires their cooperation...
- Adaptation to different mouth shapes influences visual perception of ambiguous lip speech
Benedict C Jones
School of Psychology, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Scotland
Psychon Bull Rev 17:522-8. 2010
We investigated the effects of adaptation to mouth shapes associated with different spoken sounds (sustained /m/ or /u/) on visual perception of lip speech...
- Distribution of selected bacterial species on intraoral surfaces
Donna L Mager
Department of Periodontology, The Forsyth Institute, Boston, MA 02115, USA
J Clin Periodontol 30:644-54. 2003
..To examine the proportions of 40 bacterial species in samples from 8 oral soft tissue surfaces and saliva in systemically healthy adult subjects and to compare these microbiotas with those of supra- and subgingival plaque...
- Pristionchus pacificus daf-16 is essential for dauer formation but dispensable for mouth form dimorphism
Max Planck Institute for Developmental Biology, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
Development 138:1281-4. 2011
The nematode Pristionchus pacificus shows two forms of phenotypic plasticity: dauer formation and dimorphism of mouth form morphologies...
- Case-control study of human papillomavirus and oropharyngeal cancer
Aimee R Kreimer
Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, USA
N Engl J Med 356:1944-56. 2007
..Substantial molecular evidence suggests a role for human papillomavirus (HPV) in the pathogenesis of oropharyngeal squamous-cell carcinoma, but epidemiologic data have been inconsistent...
- Analysis of the effects of chlorhexidine on oral biofilm vitality and structure based on viability profiling and an indicator of membrane integrity
C K Hope
Microbiology Unit, Division of Infection and Immunity, Eastman Dental Institute for Oral Health Care Sciences, University College London, London, United Kingdom
Antimicrob Agents Chemother 48:1461-8. 2004
- The effect of carbohydrate mouth rinse on 1-h cycle time trial performance
James M Carter
Human Performance Laboratory, School of Sport and Exercise Sciences, The University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, B15 2TT, Birmingham, UK
Med Sci Sports Exerc 36:2107-11. 2004
To investigate the possible role of carbohydrate (CHO) receptors in the mouth in influencing exercise performance, seven male and two female endurance cyclists (VO(2max) 63.2 +/- 2.7 (mean +/- SE) mL.kg*(-1)...
- The epidemiology of oral HPV infection among a multinational sample of healthy men
Aimee R Kreimer
National Cancer Institute, NIH, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:172-82. 2011
..Oral human papillomavirus type-16 (HPV16) infection is a risk factor for oropharyngeal cancer. We examined oral HPV infection among healthy men...
- Evaluation of the antimicrobial, antioxidant, and anti-inflammatory activities of hydroxychavicol for its potential use as an oral care agent
Biotechnology Division, Indian Institute of Integrative Medicine, Jammu Tawi, India
Antimicrob Agents Chemother 53:216-22. 2009
- Development of a multispecies oral bacterial community in a saliva-conditioned flow cell
Jamie S Foster
Oral Infection and Immunity Branch, National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, National Institutes of Health, Building 30, Room 310, 30 Convent Dr, MSC 4350, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
Appl Environ Microbiol 70:4340-8. 2004
..are dynamic associations of more than 500 bacterial species that form biofilms on the soft and hard tissues of the mouth. Understanding the development and spatial organization of oral biofilms has been facilitated by the use of in ..
- Development of spontaneous mouth/tongue movement and related neural activity, and their repression in fetal mice lacking glutamate decarboxylase 67
Obata Research Unit, RIKEN Brain Science Institute, Hirosawa 2 1, Wako Shi, Saitama 351 0198, Japan
Eur J Neurosci 21:173-8. 2005
..At E14, mouth opening and tongue withdrawal were observed independently at frequency of 14/h each...
- Oral microbial communities: biofilms, interactions, and genetic systems
P E Kolenbrander
Oral Infection and Immunity Branch, National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
Annu Rev Microbiol 54:413-37. 2000
..Identification of contact-inducible genes in streptococci offers an avenue to explore bacterial responses to their environment and leads the way toward understanding communication among inhabitants of a multispecies biofilm...
- Rapid succession within the Veillonella population of a developing human oral biofilm in situ
Robert J Palmer
Oral Biofilm Communication Unit, Oral Infection and Immunity Branch, National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, National Institutes of Health, Building 30, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
J Bacteriol 188:4117-24. 2006
..Changes in community structure can occur very rapidly in natural biofilm development, and we suggest that this process may influence evolution within this ecosystem...
- Actinomyces naeslundii in initial dental biofilm formation
Department of Dental Pathology, Operative Dentistry and Endodontics, School of Dentistry, Aarhus University, Vennelyst Boulevard 9, 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
Microbiology 155:2116-26. 2009
..The participation of A. naeslundii in the initial stages of dental biofilm formation may have important ecological consequences...
- The influence of lying positions and postural control on hand-mouth and hand-hand behaviors in 0-4-month-old infants
Nelci Adriana Cicuto Ferreira Rocha
Department of Physiotherapy, Neuropediatrics Sector, Federal University of Sao Carlos UFSCar, Rua Miguel Mazzei 130, Residencial Samambaia, CEP 13565 570, Sao Carlos, SP, Brazil
Infant Behav Dev 31:107-14. 2008
The purpose of this study was to verify how and when body position and postural control affect hand-mouth and hand-hand behaviors in infants during their first 4 months of life...
- Tongue movement and intra-oral vacuum in breastfeeding infants
Donna T Geddes
The University of Western Australia, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, School of Biomedical, Biomolecular and Chemical Sciences, Faculty of Life and Physical Sciences, Australia
Early Hum Dev 84:471-7. 2008
..The aim of this study was to use ultrasound to observe movements of the tongue during breastfeeding and relate these movements to both milk flow and simultaneous measurements of intra-oral vacuum...
- Determining the antibiotic resistance potential of the indigenous oral microbiota of humans using a metagenomic approach
Martha L Diaz-Torres
Division of Microbial Diseases, UCL Eastman Dental Institute, University College London, UK
FEMS Microbiol Lett 258:257-62. 2006
..However, only the first three of these were detected in all three groups of individuals investigated...
- The smaller your mouth, the longer your snout: predicting the snout length of Syngnathus acus, Centriscus scutatus and other pipette feeders
Marc H E de Lussanet
Psychologisches Institut II, Munster University, Fliednerstrasse 21, Munster, Germany
J R Soc Interface 4:561-73. 2007
..In spite of the small cross-section, the development of a long snout can be an evolutionary advantage because this reduces the time to approach the prey...
- The effect of tobacco blend additives on the retention of nicotine and solanesol in the human respiratory tract and on subsequent plasma nicotine concentrations during cigarette smoking
Alan K Armitage
Sycamore Lodge, Abbey Road, Knaresborough, North Yorkshire, HG5 8X, United Kingdom
Chem Res Toxicol 17:537-44. 2004
..of nicotine and solanesol and on the uptake of nicotine into venous blood was investigated in 10 smokers under mouth-hold and 75 and 500 mL inhalation conditions...
- Mouth opening: a new angle
Department of Anethesia and Intensive Care, National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, London, United Kingdom
Anesthesiology 99:799-801. 2003
The authors hypothesized that craniocervical extension occurs during normal mouth opening.
- A consortium of Aggregatibacter actinomycetemcomitans, Streptococcus parasanguinis, and Filifactor alocis is present in sites prior to bone loss in a longitudinal study of localized aggressive periodontitis
Daniel H Fine
Department of Oral Biology, New Jersey Dental School, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, New Jersey, USA
J Clin Microbiol 51:2850-61. 2013
..actinomycetemcomitans, S. parasanguinis, and F. alocis together indicates sites of future BL in LAP. A synergistic interaction of this consortium in LAP causation is possible and is the subject of ongoing research. ..
- Hand-mouth transfer and potential for exposure to E. coli and F+ coliphage in beach sand, Chicago, Illinois
Richard L Whitman
United States Geological Survey, Great Lakes Science Center, Lake Michigan Ecological Research Station, 1100 N Mineral Springs Road, Porter, IN 46304, USA
J Water Health 7:623-9. 2009
- Retrieval of biofilms from the oral cavity
R J Palmer
National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
Methods Enzymol 337:393-403. 2001
- Synchrotron-aided reconstruction of the conodont feeding apparatus and implications for the mouth of the first vertebrates
Palaeontological Institute and Museum, University of Zurich, CH 8006 Zurich, Switzerland
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108:8720-4. 2011
..This would lend strong support to their interpretation as vertebrates and demonstrates that the presence of such cartilage is a plesiomorphic condition of crown vertebrates...
- The pathogenic persona of community-associated oral streptococci
Sarah E Whitmore
Center for Oral Health and Systemic Disease, School of Dentistry, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
Mol Microbiol 81:305-14. 2011
..We propose that MGS should be considered accessory pathogens, organisms whose pathogenic potential only becomes evident in the context of a heterotypic microbial community...
- Noggin null allele mice exhibit a microform of holoprosencephaly
Department of Craniofacial Development, King s College, London, UK
Hum Mol Genet 20:4005-15. 2011
- Mode of birth delivery affects oral microbiota in infants
P Lif Holgerson
Department of Odontology, Cariology Section, Umea University, 901 87 Umea, Sweden
J Dent Res 90:1183-8. 2011
..In conclusion, our study indicated differences in the oral microbiota in infants due to mode of delivery, with vaginally delivered infants having a higher number of taxa detected by the HOMIM microarray...
- Induction of canonical Wnt signaling by alsterpaullone is sufficient for oral tissue fate during regeneration and embryogenesis in Nematostella vectensis
Biology Department, Wabash College, Crawfordsville, IN 47933, USA
Dev Dyn 240:2673-9. 2011
..These data also contribute to a growing body of literature indicating a conserved role for patterning mechanisms across various developmental modes of metazoans...
- The Italian version of the Mouth Handicap in Systemic Sclerosis scale (MHISS) is valid, reliable and useful in assessing oral health-related quality of life (OHRQoL) in systemic sclerosis (SSc) patients
S Maddali Bongi
Department of Biomedicine, Division of Rheumatology, Denothe Centre, Careggi Hospital AOUC, University of Florence, Villa Monna Tessa, Viale Pieraccini 18, 50139 Firenze, Italy
Rheumatol Int 32:2785-90. 2012
In systemic sclerosis (SSc), mouth and face involvement leads to problems in oral health-related quality of life (OHRQoL)...
- Real-time magnetic resonance imaging of normal swallowing
Biomedizinische NMR Forschungs GmbH am Max Planck Institut für biophysikalische Chemie, Gottingen, Germany
J Magn Reson Imaging 35:1372-9. 2012
..To evaluate the use of a novel real-time magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) technique for the assessment of normal swallowing dynamics...
- Environmental and centrifugal factors influencing the visco-elastic properties of oral biofilms in vitro
Brandon W Peterson
Department of Biomedical Engineering, W J Kolff Institute, University Medical Center Groningen and University of Groningen, 9713 AV Groningen, The Netherlands
Biofouling 28:913-20. 2012
..In summary, the effects of centrifugal compaction of initially adhering, centrifuged bacteria extend to the visco-elastic properties of biofilms, indicating that the initial bacterial layer influences the structure of the entire biofilm...
- Estimating smokers' mouth-level exposure to select mainstream smoke constituents from discarded cigarette filter butts
Gregory M Polzin
Emergency Response and Air Toxicants Branch, Division of Laboratory Sciences, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, N E, Mailstop F 55, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
Nicotine Tob Res 11:868-74. 2009
- Is the coupled control of hand and mouth postures precursor of reciprocal relations between gestures and words?
Department of Neuroscience, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
Behav Brain Res 233:130-40. 2012
We tested whether a system coupling hand postures related to gestures to the control of internal mouth articulators during production of vowels exists and it can be precursor of a system relating hand/arm gestures to words...
- Human papillomavirus-16 infection in advanced oral cavity cancer patients is related to an increased risk of distant metastases and poor survival
Li Ang Lee
Head and Neck Oncology Group, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
PLoS ONE 7:e40767. 2012
..Human papillomavirus (HPV) is an oncogenic virus causing oropharyngeal cancers and resulting in a favorable outcome after the treatment. The role of HPV in oral cavity squamous cell carcinoma (OSCC) remains ambiguous...
- Do postures of distal effectors affect the control of actions of other distal effectors? Evidence for a system of interactions between hand and mouth
Department of Neuroscience, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
PLoS ONE 6:e19793. 2011
..In experiments 1 and 2, participants reached different objects with their head and grasped them with their mouth, after assuming different hand postures...
- Complete genome sequence of the commensal Streptococcus salivarius strain JIM8777
Institut Micalis Microbiologie de l Alimentation au service de la Santé, INRA UMR1319 et AgroParisTech, Domaine de Vilvert, F 78350 Jouy en Josas Cedex, France
J Bacteriol 193:5024-5. 2011
..Here, we report the complete 2.2-Mb genome sequence and annotation of strain JIM8777, which was recently isolated from the oral cavity of a healthy, dentate infant...
- Preventing root caries development under oral biofilm challenge in an artificial mouth
May Lei Mei
Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, 34 Hospital Road, Hong Kong SAR, China
Med Oral Patol Oral Cir Bucal 18:e557-63. 2013
To study the preventive effects of chlorhexidine against root caries under oral biofilm in an artificial mouth.
- Genome sequence of the bacteriocin-producing oral probiotic Streptococcus salivarius strain M18
Nicholas C K Heng
Sir John Walsh Research Institute, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Otago, P O Box 647, Dunedin 9054, New Zealand
J Bacteriol 193:6402-3. 2011
..Here, we present the draft genome sequence of the bacteriocin-producing oral probiotic S. salivarius strain M18...
- Possible association between amniotic fluid micro-organism infection and microflora in the mouth
Barts and The London, Queen Mary s School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of London, UK
BJOG 109:527-33. 2002
..To determine whether oral bacteria are found in the amniotic cavity...
- Human LPLUNC1 is a secreted product of goblet cells and minor glands of the respiratory and upper aerodigestive tracts
Colin D Bingle
Academic Unit of Respiratory Medicine, Department of Infection and Immunity, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, S10 2JF, UK
Histochem Cell Biol 133:505-15. 2010
- Cephalic neural crest cells and the evolution of craniofacial structures in vertebrates: morphological and embryological significance of the premandibular-mandibular boundary
Laboratory for Evolutionary Morphology, Center for Developmental Biology CDB, RIKEN, 2 2 3 Minatojima minami, Kobe, Hyogo 650 0047, Japan
Zoology (Jena) 108:13-25. 2005
..Therefore, embryological terminology should reflect these hierarchical patterns in developmental stages and phylogeny...
- Effect of oral bacteria on growth and survival of Candida albicans biofilms
Zaw M Thein
Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Oral Biosciences, 5 F, Prince Philip Dental Hospital, 34 Hospital Road, Hong Kong
Arch Oral Biol 51:672-80. 2006
..Taken together, our data indicate that, quantitative and qualitative nature of the bacteria modulate C. albicans biofilm formation in mixed species environments such as the oral cavity...
- Molecular and cellular mechanisms that lead to Candida biofilm formation
J M Ten Cate
Department of Cariology Endodontology Pedodontology, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam ACTA, University of Amsterdam and Free University Amsterdam, Louwesweg 1, 1066 EA Amsterdam, The Netherlands
J Dent Res 88:105-15. 2009
- Prevalence of facial pain in migraine: a population-based study
M S Yoon
Department of Neurology, University of Duisburg Essen, Essen, Germany
Cephalalgia 30:92-6. 2010
..23, P < 0.001). In one case isolated facial pain without headache was the leading symptom of migraine. Our results demonstrate that facial pain is not unusual in migraine, whereas isolated facial migraine is extremely rare...
- Intra-oral compartment pressures: a biofunctional model and experimental measurements under different conditions of posture
Dentistry Centre, Department of Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Gottingen, Gottingen, Germany
Clin Oral Investig 15:165-76. 2011
..Twenty subjects with normal occlusion were evaluated during the open-mouth condition (OC), gently closed lips (semi-open compartment condition, SC), with closed compartments after the ..
- Non-Hodgkin lymphoma affecting the tongue: unusual intra-oral location
Department of Dental Sciences and Surgery, General Hospital, Bari, Italy
Head Neck Oncol 3:1. 2011
..The intraoral location is not frequent (3 - 5 percent of cases) and the initial manifestations of the disease rarely take place here...
- Update on bacteraemia related to dental procedures
Institute of Oral Biology, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Oslo, PB 1052 Blindern, 0316 Oslo, Norway
Transfus Apher Sci 39:173-8. 2008
..It may be that patients never seeing a dentist are more unfitted as blood donors than those recently having seen one...
- Are dental diseases examples of ecological catastrophes?
P D Marsh
Research Division, Centre for Applied Microbiology and Research, Salisbury SP4 0JG, UK
Microbiology 149:279-94. 2003
..Thus, a more holistic approach can be taken in disease control and management strategies...
- Use of the Arndt wire-guided endobronchial blocker via nasal for one-lung ventilation in patient with anticipated restricted mouth opening for esophagectomy
Chee Yueh Angie Ho
Department of Anesthesia, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, 5, Fu Shin Street, Kweishan, Taoyuan 333, Taiwan, ROC
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 28:174-5. 2005
Functional separation of the lungs may be accomplished by several methods. Patient with restricted mouth opening has limited options for one-lung ventilation...
- Happy mouth and sad eyes: scanning emotional facial expressions
Department of Forensic Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany
Emotion 11:860-5. 2011
..Locations of fixations and their durations were recorded, and a dominance ratio (i.e., eyes and mouth relative to the rest of the face) was calculated...
- Human oral cavity as a model for the study of genome-genome interactions
Jamie S Foster
Oral Infection and Immunity Branch, National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, National Institutes of Health, Building 30, Room 310, 30 Convent Drive MSC 4350, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 4350, USA
Biol Bull 204:200-4. 2003
..Together, these approaches provide insight into the development of oral biofilms and expand our understanding of genome-genome interactions...
- Relationship between oral malodor and the global composition of indigenous bacterial populations in saliva
Section of Preventive Dentistry, Division of Oral Health, Growth and Development, Kyushu University Faculty of Dental Science, Higashi ku, Fukuoka, Japan
Appl Environ Microbiol 76:2806-14. 2010
..Two parameters for measuring oral malodor intensity (the concentration of volatile sulfur compounds in mouth air and the organoleptic score) were noticeably lower in cluster I than in the other clusters...
- Oral pain perception and taste in burning mouth syndrome
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University of Rostock, Rostock, Germany
J Oral Pathol Med 39:22-7. 2010
Aim of this study was to investigate the effect of idiopathic burning mouth syndrome (BMS) on both, the pain perception within trigeminal lingual nerve distribution and gustatory sensitivity using capsaicin threshold test, and regional ..
- Human papillomavirus genotype distribution in oropharynx and oral cavity cancer in France--The EDiTH VI study
Jean Lacau St Guily
Service d Oto Rhino Laryngologie et Chirurgie Cervico Faciale, Hopital Tenon, Université de Paris 6 et Faculté de Médecine Pierre et Marie Curie, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, 4 rue de la Chine, 75970 Paris Cedex 20, France
J Clin Virol 51:100-4. 2011
..Recent studies suggest an association between human papillomavirus (HPV) infection and several head and neck cancers, especially oropharyngeal and oral cavity invasive carcinomas...
- Myoanatomy of the marine tardigrade Halobiotus crispae (Eutardigrada: Hypsibiidae)
Kenneth Agerlin Halberg
Department of Biology, The August Krogh Building, University of Copenhagen, DK 2100 Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
J Morphol 270:996-1013. 2009
..This study establishes a morphological framework for the use of muscular architecture in elucidating tardigrade phylogeny...
- Natural orifice surgery on thyroid gland: totally transoral video-assisted thyroidectomy (TOVAT): report of first experimental results of a new surgical method
Department of General, Visceral, Vascular and Thoracic Surgery, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Surg Endosc 23:1119-20. 2009
..Furthermore, the mouth mucosa can be sutured without difficulties and repairs itself without leaving any visible scars...
- Genetic support for random mating between left and right-mouth morphs in the dimorphic scale-eating cichlid fish Perissodus microlepis from Lake Tanganyika
H J Lee
Lehrstuhl fur Zoologie und Evolutionsbiologie, Department of Biology, University of Konstanz, Universitatstrasse 10, 78457 Konstanz, Germany
J Fish Biol 76:1940-57. 2010
Population genetic analyses were conducted to investigate whether random mating occurs between left and right-mouth morphs of the dimorphic scale-eating cichlid fish Perissodus microlepis from two geographical sites in southern Lake ..
- Differential response of Streptococcus mutans towards friend and foe in mixed-species cultures
College of Dentistry, The University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, OK 73104, USA
Microbiology 157:2433-44. 2011
..gordonii are carbohydrate utilization and H₂O₂ resistance. The presence of V. parvula in the tri-species culture mitigates these two major factors and allows S. mutans to proliferate, despite the presence of S. gordonii...
- Preservation of mouth region processing in two cases of prosopagnosia
Cindy M Bukach
Department of Psychology, University of Richmond, Richmond, Virginia, USA
J Neuropsychol 2:227-44. 2008
..differences in the eye region, but a preserved ability to detect featural and configural differences in the mouth region. This pattern of impairment and sparing was demonstrated in tests of direct perception and immediate memory...
- The oral microbiota: living with a permanent guest
University of California, Merced, 95344, USA
DNA Cell Biol 28:405-11. 2009
..How the microbiome of the oral cavity contributes to health and disease is attracting the interest of a growing number of cell biologists, microbiologists, and immunologists...
- Molecular investigation of macrolide and Tetracycline resistances in oral bacteria isolated from Tunisian children
Laboratoire d Analyses, Traitement et Valorisation des Polluants de l Environnement et des Produits, Faculté de Pharmacie de Monastir, Biologie clinique, Rue Avicenne, 5000 Monastir, Tunisie
Arch Oral Biol 56:127-35. 2011
..This study aims to investigate the antibiotic susceptibility of strains isolated from the oral cavity of Tunisian children...
- Cloning and characterization of an alpha-enolase of the oral pathogen Streptococcus mutans that binds human plasminogen
Micheala N Jones
Department of Microbial Pathogenesis and Immune Response, Meharry Medical College, Nashville, TN 37208, USA
Biochem Biophys Res Commun 364:924-9. 2007
..Further studies of this interaction may be critical to understand the pathogenesis of endocarditis caused by S. mutans...
- Immediate effects of atlanto-occipital joint manipulation on active mouth opening and pressure pain sensitivity in women with mechanical neck pain
Professor, Escuela de Osteopatía de Madrid, Spain
J Manipulative Physiol Ther 32:101-6. 2009
..of a spinal thrust manipulation directed to the upper cervical segments (atlanto-occipital joint) on active mouth opening and pressure pain sensitivity in a trigeminal nerve innervated region (sphenoid bone) in women with ..
- Neuronal representations of stimuli in the mouth: the primate insular taste cortex, orbitofrontal cortex and amygdala
University of Oxford, Department of Experimental Psychology, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3UD, UK
Chem Senses 30:401-19. 2005
..Information about the taste, texture of what is in the mouth (viscosity, fat texture and grittiness, which reflect somatosensory inputs), temperature and capsaicin is ..
- Grasp with hand and mouth: a kinematic study on healthy subjects
Istituto di Fisiologia Umana, I 43100 Parma, Italy
J Neurophysiol 86:1685-99. 2001
Neurons involved in grasp preparation with hand and mouth were previously recorded in the premotor cortex of monkey...
- Artificial mouth model systems and their contribution to caries research: a review
Oral Biosciences, The Prince Philip Dental Hospital, 34 Hospital Road, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, People s Republic of China
J Dent 31:161-71. 2003
..These developments and in particular the in vitro 'artificial mouth' systems have progressed from simple and basic apparatus devised by Magitot and Miller at the end of 19th century ..
- Cervical and oral human papillomavirus types in HIV-1 positive and negative women with cervical disease in South Africa
Dianne J Marais
Division of Medical Virology, Department of Clinical Laboratory Science, Institute of Infectious Disease and Molecular Medicine, University of Cape Town, Observatory, Cape Town, South Africa
J Med Virol 80:953-9. 2008
..HIV+ women had more multiple HPV infections and those with severe cervical disease a similar prevalence of HIV-16 but a lower HPV-18 prevalence than HIV- women...
- Oral Candida infection and colonization in solid organ transplant recipients
Department of Oral Health and Diagnostic Sciences, Division of Periodontology, School of Dental Medicine, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT 06030 1710, USA
Oral Microbiol Immunol 24:249-54. 2009
..The objectives of this study were to determine the prevalence of oropharyngeal candidiasis, the oral carrier status, Candida titers and species in this population...
- Carbohydrate in the mouth immediately facilitates motor output
Exercise Metabolism Laboratory, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
Brain Res 1350:151-8. 2010
The presence of carbohydrate in the mouth can immediately improve physical performance. How this occurs is not well understood...
- Dissecting biological "dark matter" with single-cell genetic analysis of rare and uncultivated TM7 microbes from the human mouth
Department of Bioengineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:11889-94. 2007
..This approach enables single-cell genetic analysis of any uncultivated minority member of a microbial community...