lip

Summary

Summary: Either of the two fleshy, full-blooded margins of the mouth.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Maxillary double lip: report of two cases
    A Alkan
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Ondokuz Mayis, Samsun, Turkey
    J Oral Sci 43:69-72. 2001
  2. ncbi Viewing lip forms: cortical dynamics
    Nobuyuki Nishitani
    Brain Research Unit, Low Temperature Laboratory, Helsinki University of Technology, P O BOX 2200, FIN 02015 HUT, Espoo, Finland
    Neuron 36:1211-20. 2002
  3. doi Morphological patterns of lip prints in Saudi Arabia at Almadinah Almonawarah province
    Magda Ahmed El Domiaty
    Anatomy, Taiba University, Almadinah Almonawarah, Saudi Arabia
    Forensic Sci Int 200:179.e1-9. 2010
  4. ncbi Distinct functions for Bmp signaling in lip and palate fusion in mice
    Wei Liu
    Alkek Institute of Biosciences and Technology, Texas A and M System Health Science Center, 2121 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Development 132:1453-61. 2005
  5. ncbi Lip prints (cheiloscopy)
    B Sivapathasundharam
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, Meenakshi Ammal Dental College, Alpakkam Rd, Maduravoyal, Chennai 602102, India
    Indian J Dent Res 12:234-7. 2001
  6. ncbi The current status of lip prints and their use for identification
    J Ball
    Centre for Forensic Science, University of Western Australia, Crawley
    J Forensic Odontostomatol 20:43-6. 2002
  7. ncbi Attractiveness of variations in the smile arc and buccal corridor space as judged by orthodontists and laymen
    Sanjay Manhar Parekh
    Angle Orthod 76:557-63. 2006
  8. doi The insect upper lip (labrum) is a nonsegmental appendage-like structure
    Nico Posnien
    Department of Developmental Biology, Johann Friedrich Blumenbach Institute of Zoology and Anthropology, Georg August University, 37077 Gottingen, Germany
    Evol Dev 11:480-8. 2009
  9. doi Dynamic smile analysis: changes with age
    Shyam Desai
    Department of Craniofacial Sciences, Health Center, University of Connecticut, Farmington, CT 06030 1725, USA
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 136:310.e1-10; discussion 310-1. 2009
  10. ncbi Changes in nociceptive sensory innervation in the epidermis of the rat lower lip skin in a model of neuropathic pain
    C Grelik
    Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics, 3655 Prom Sir William Osler, Montreal, Que, Canada H3G 1Y6
    Neurosci Lett 389:140-5. 2005

Research Grants

  1. Targeting aberrant epigenetics by nanomedicine
    Shujun Liu; Fiscal Year: 2010
  2. Quality of Life in Children with Cleft
    Hillary Broder; Fiscal Year: 2009
  3. Quality of Life in Children with Cleft
    Hillary L Broder; Fiscal Year: 2010
  4. Quality of Life in Children with Cleft
    Hillary L Broder; Fiscal Year: 2010
  5. Regulation of Gene Expression During Stress
    Maria Hatzoglou; Fiscal Year: 2010
  6. Regulation of Gene Expression During Stress
    Maria Hatzoglou; Fiscal Year: 2009
  7. Regulation of Gene Expression During Stress
    Maria Hatzoglou; Fiscal Year: 2009
  8. INTERNATIONAL GENETIC EPIDEMIOLOGY OF ORAL CLEFTS
    Terri H Beaty; Fiscal Year: 2010
  9. INTERNATIONAL GENETIC EPIDEMIOLOGY OF ORAL CLEFTS
    Terri Beaty; Fiscal Year: 2009
  10. Effects of oral clefts on birth outcomes and cleft risks due to maternal smoking
    GEORGE WEHBY; Fiscal Year: 2007

Detail Information

Publications251 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Maxillary double lip: report of two cases
    A Alkan
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Ondokuz Mayis, Samsun, Turkey
    J Oral Sci 43:69-72. 2001
    Two cases of double lip malformation, an uncommon oral anomaly, are presented, and the factors involved in the development, pathogenesis, diagnosis, and treatment of these uncommon lesions are reviewed...
  2. ncbi Viewing lip forms: cortical dynamics
    Nobuyuki Nishitani
    Brain Research Unit, Low Temperature Laboratory, Helsinki University of Technology, P O BOX 2200, FIN 02015 HUT, Espoo, Finland
    Neuron 36:1211-20. 2002
    ..We followed, by magnetoencephalographic cortical dynamics, subjects who observed still pictures of lip forms, on-line imitated them, or made similar forms in a self-paced manner...
  3. doi Morphological patterns of lip prints in Saudi Arabia at Almadinah Almonawarah province
    Magda Ahmed El Domiaty
    Anatomy, Taiba University, Almadinah Almonawarah, Saudi Arabia
    Forensic Sci Int 200:179.e1-9. 2010
    In the past decades, lip-print studies (cheiloscopy) attracted the attention of many scientists as a new tool for human identification in both civil and criminal issues...
  4. ncbi Distinct functions for Bmp signaling in lip and palate fusion in mice
    Wei Liu
    Alkek Institute of Biosciences and Technology, Texas A and M System Health Science Center, 2121 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Development 132:1453-61. 2005
    Previous work suggested that cleft lip with or without cleft palate (CL/P) is genetically distinct from isolated cleft secondary palate (CP)...
  5. ncbi Lip prints (cheiloscopy)
    B Sivapathasundharam
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, Meenakshi Ammal Dental College, Alpakkam Rd, Maduravoyal, Chennai 602102, India
    Indian J Dent Res 12:234-7. 2001
    External surface of the lip has many elevations and depressions forming a characteristic pattern called lip prints, examination of which is referred to as cheiloscopy. This is unique for individuals like the finger prints...
  6. ncbi The current status of lip prints and their use for identification
    J Ball
    Centre for Forensic Science, University of Western Australia, Crawley
    J Forensic Odontostomatol 20:43-6. 2002
    The use of lip prints for human identification was first suggested in 1950 and research was carried out on lip prints in the 1960s and early 1970s, resuming in the last few years...
  7. ncbi Attractiveness of variations in the smile arc and buccal corridor space as judged by orthodontists and laymen
    Sanjay Manhar Parekh
    Angle Orthod 76:557-63. 2006
    ..To evaluate changes in attractiveness on the basis of computerized variations of smile arcs and buccal corridors for male and female smiles judged by orthodontists and laypersons...
  8. doi The insect upper lip (labrum) is a nonsegmental appendage-like structure
    Nico Posnien
    Department of Developmental Biology, Johann Friedrich Blumenbach Institute of Zoology and Anthropology, Georg August University, 37077 Gottingen, Germany
    Evol Dev 11:480-8. 2009
    The insect upper lip--the labrum--is a lobe-like structure anterior to the mouth opening. Whether the labrum represents a fused pair of segmental appendages or evolved independently is heavily debated...
  9. doi Dynamic smile analysis: changes with age
    Shyam Desai
    Department of Craniofacial Sciences, Health Center, University of Connecticut, Farmington, CT 06030 1725, USA
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 136:310.e1-10; discussion 310-1. 2009
    The objective of this study was to define age-related changes in the smile. The areas of interest were upper lip length at smile and repose, upper lip thickness at smile and repose, maxillary incisal display at smile, interlabial gap ..
  10. ncbi Changes in nociceptive sensory innervation in the epidermis of the rat lower lip skin in a model of neuropathic pain
    C Grelik
    Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics, 3655 Prom Sir William Osler, Montreal, Que, Canada H3G 1Y6
    Neurosci Lett 389:140-5. 2005
    ..In this paper, changes in the innervation patterns of epidermal sensory afferent fibres in the rat lower lip have been studied following bilateral chronic constriction injury (CCI) of the mental nerve-a purely sensory branch ..
  11. doi Free radial forearm flap lip reconstruction: a clinical series and case reports of technical refinements
    Mahendra Daya
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban, South Africa
    Ann Plast Surg 62:361-7. 2009
    b>Lip reconstruction is best suited to the dictum of replacement of like tissue with like. The use of the remaining lip in the use of the lip reconstruction becomes more difficult as the size of the defect increases...
  12. ncbi Infant orthopedics has no effect on maxillary arch dimensions in the deciduous dentition of children with complete unilateral cleft lip and palate (Dutchcleft)
    Catharina A M Bongaarts
    Department of Orthodontics and Oral Biology, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, 309 Tandheelkunde, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Cleft Palate Craniofac J 43:665-72. 2006
    Evaluation of the effect of infant orthopedics on maxillary arch dimensions in the deciduous dentition in patients with unilateral cleft lip and palate.
  13. doi Development and validation of a photonumeric grading scale for assessing lip volume and thickness
    A B Rossi
    Johnson and Johnson Consumer and Personal Products Worldwide, Skillman, NJ, USA
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 25:523-31. 2011
    Currently, there is the need of a validated grading scale for assessing lip volume/thickness.
  14. doi Observation-execution matching and action inhibition in human primary motor cortex during viewing of speech-related lip movements or listening to speech
    Takenobu Murakami
    Department of Neurology, Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Neuropsychologia 49:2045-54. 2011
    ..This theory predicts that observation of speech-related lip movements or even listening to speech would result in effector and task specific increase of the excitability of ..
  15. doi Lip and oral mucosal lesions in 100 renal transplant recipients
    A Tülin Güleç
    Department of Dermatology, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    J Am Acad Dermatol 62:96-101. 2010
    Renal transplant recipients (RTRs) appear to be more susceptible to the development of oral mucosal disease and lip cancer as a result of graft-preserving immunosuppressive therapy...
  16. ncbi Soft tissue profile in Anatolian Turkish adults: Part I. Evaluation of horizontal lip position using different soft tissue analyses
    Elif F Erbay
    Faculty of Dentistry, Department of Orthodontics, University of Istanbul, Turkey
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 121:57-64. 2002
    This study investigated cephalometrically the horizontal lip position of Anatolian Turkish adults using the soft tissue analyses of Steiner, Ricketts, Burstone, Sushner, Holdaway, and Merrifield...
  17. doi Functional MRI assessment of orofacial articulators: neural correlates of lip, jaw, larynx, and tongue movements
    Krystyna Grabski
    GIPSA lab, Département Parole and Cognition, UMR CNRS 5216, Grenoble Universités, France
    Hum Brain Mapp 33:2306-21. 2012
    ..To determine cortical and subcortical regions associated with supralaryngeal motor control, participants produced lip, tongue and jaw movements while undergoing functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI)...
  18. doi Bonding of fractured permanent central incisor crown following radiographic localization of the tooth fragment in the lower lip: a case report
    Gabriela Ferrari da Silva Schwengber
    Pediatric Dentitry, Federal University of Santa Catarina, Florianopolis, Santa Catarina, Brazil
    Dent Traumatol 26:434-7. 2010
    ..Radiographic examination revealed the fractured tooth fragment embedded in the lower lip. The fractured tooth, with incomplete root formation, was treated endodontically and received a temporary ..
  19. ncbi Current concepts in lip reconstruction
    George L Coppit
    Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennesee, USA
    Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 12:281-7. 2004
    ..The management of the resulting lip defect remains a significant reconstructive challenge, requiring meticulous preoperative planning and surgical ..
  20. ncbi Lip height and lip width after extended Mohler unilateral cleft lip repair
    Court B Cutting
    Institute of Reconstructive Plastic Surgery, New York University Medical Center, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 111:17-23; discussion 24-6. 2003
    The purpose of this study was to evaluate the symmetry in lip height and lip width after extended Mohler unilateral cleft lip repair, with long-term follow-up monitoring...
  21. ncbi The esthetics of the smile: a review of some recent studies
    J K Dong
    Department of Prosthodontics, Wonkwang University School of Dentistry, Iksan, South Korea
    Int J Prosthodont 12:9-19. 1999
    ..This article reviews recent research on the esthetics of the smile, covering the attractiveness of the smile, the effect of aging on the smile, oral condition and the smile, personality and smile, and smile exercises...
  22. ncbi Sensory mapping of lip representation in brass musicians with embouchure dystonia
    Yoshihiro Hirata
    Institute of Biomagnetism and Biosignalanalysis, Munster University Hospital, Munster, Germany
    Neuroreport 15:815-8. 2004
    ..the patients' digit, and especially the thumb, representations were shifted in a lateral direction towards the lip representational zone. Patients' upper lips showed decreased sensitivity compared to their lower lips (p < 0.01)...
  23. ncbi Tooth fragment embedded in the lower lip after dental trauma: case reports
    Alessandro Costa Da Silva
    Private Practice, Santos city, Brazil
    Dent Traumatol 21:115-20. 2005
    ..This report describes two cases in which dental fragments were embedded in the lip soft tissue...
  24. doi The diagnostic value of the upper lip bite test combined with sternomental distance, thyromental distance, and interincisor distance for prediction of easy laryngoscopy and intubation: a prospective study
    Zahid Hussain Khan
    Department of Anesthesiology, Imam Khomeini Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Anesth Analg 109:822-4. 2009
    Accuracy of upper lip bite test (ULBT) has been compared with the Mallampati classification...
  25. doi Predicting difficult laryngoscopy in acromegaly: a comparison of upper lip bite test with modified Mallampati classification
    Deepak Sharma
    Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Neurosurg Anesthesiol 22:138-43. 2010
    Upper lip bite test (ULBT) is a simple test for predicting difficult intubation. However, it has not been evaluated in acromegalic patients...
  26. ncbi A comparison of the upper lip bite test (a simple new technique) with modified Mallampati classification in predicting difficulty in endotracheal intubation: a prospective blinded study
    Zahid Hussain Khan
    Department of Anesthesiology, Imam Khomeini Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Anesth Analg 96:595-9, table of contents. 2003
    ..the following assessments: 1) oropharyngeal class according to the modified Mallampati criteria; 2) the new, upper lip bite criteria-class I = lower incisors can bite the upper lip above the vermilion line, class II = lower incisors ..
  27. pmc Development of the upper lip: morphogenetic and molecular mechanisms
    Rulang Jiang
    Center for Oral Biology and Department of Biomedical Genetics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    Dev Dyn 235:1152-66. 2006
    The vertebrate upper lip forms from initially freely projecting maxillary, medial nasal, and lateral nasal prominences at the rostral and lateral boundaries of the primitive oral cavity...
  28. ncbi Luminous lip-prints as criminal evidence
    Ana Castelló
    Department of Legal Medicine, College of Medicine and Odontology, University of Valencia E G, 46010 Valencia, Spain
    Forensic Sci Int 155:185-7. 2005
    ..The study of latent lip prints (that is lip prints from protective lipstick, or permanent or long-lasting lipstick that do not leave any ..
  29. doi Lrp6-mediated canonical Wnt signaling is required for lip formation and fusion
    Lanying Song
    Department of Cell Biology and Human Anatomy, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Development 136:3161-71. 2009
    Neither the mechanisms that govern lip morphogenesis nor the cause of cleft lip are well understood...
  30. doi A validated lip fullness grading scale
    Alastair Carruthers
    Department of Dermatology and Skin Sciences, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Dermatol Surg 34:S161-6. 2008
    To develop the Lip Fullness Grading Scale for objective quantification of lip volume for a reliable assessment and to establish the reliability of this photonumeric scale for clinical research and practice.
  31. ncbi Lip colour affects perceived sex typicality and attractiveness of human faces
    Ian D Stephen
    Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Bristol, 12a Priory Road, Bristol BS8 1TU, UK
    Perception 39:1104-10. 2010
    ..Here, we investigate the effects of lip luminance and colour contrast on the attractiveness and sex typicality (masculinity/femininity) of human faces...
  32. ncbi Preliminary study of post mortem identification using lip prints
    Hajime Utsuno
    1st Department of Oral Anatomy, Matsumoto Dental University, 1780 Hirooka Gobara, Shiogiri, Nagano 399 0781, Japan
    Forensic Sci Int 149:129-32. 2005
    Identification using lip prints was first performed in the 1950s and was the subject of much research in the 1960s and 70s, leading to the acceptance of this technique as evidence in the criminal justice system...
  33. ncbi Outcome of tongue-lip plication in patients with severe Pierre Robin sequence
    William Hoffman
    Department of Plastic Surgery, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94117, USA
    J Craniofac Surg 14:602-8. 2003
  34. ncbi An instrument for the non-invasive assessment of lip function during speech
    Kevin S Dawes
    Medical Electronics Research Group, Electronic Engineering Laboratory, University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent CT2 7NT, UK
    Med Eng Phys 27:523-35. 2005
    This paper describes the development of an instrument using infrared light as a non-invasive means of detecting lip opening, the extent of the opening and also the forward protrusion and backward movement of the lips during speech...
  35. ncbi Analysis of nasal and labial deformities in cleft lip, alveolus and palate patients by a new rating scale: preliminary report
    Y Anastassov
    Plastic and Craniofacial Unit, Medical Institute of Plovdiv, Bulgaria
    J Craniomaxillofac Surg 31:299-303. 2003
    In this study the nasal deformities in patients with cleft lip, alveolus and palate (CLAP) were analysed and the relevant role of the perinasal-perioral muscular balance, and the inborn dislocation of the alar cartilages is presented.
  36. ncbi Spontaneous eruption of an occult incisor fragment from the lip after eight months: report of a case
    Dinesh Rao
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Pacific Dental College and Hospital, Udaipur, Rajasthan, India
    J Clin Pediatr Dent 30:195-7. 2006
    ..They are often found embedded in the oral soft tissues, most commonly the lip. Early detection and complete removal of such fragments is critical in order to prevent infection and scarring...
  37. doi Change of lip-line cant after 1-jaw orthognathic surgery in patients with mandibular asymmetry
    Hyeon Shik Hwang
    Department of Orthodontics, 2nd Stage of Brain Korea 21, Dental Science Research Institute, School of Dentistry, Chonnam National University, Gwangju, Korea
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 136:564-9. 2009
    The purpose of this study was to investigate the change of lip-line cant (LLC) after 1-jaw orthognathic surgery in mandibular asymmetry patients.
  38. ncbi Movement disorder of the lower lip
    Marielle Wohlgemuth
    Mov Disord 20:1085-6. 2005
  39. ncbi Congenital lower lip pits (Van der Woude syndrome): presentation of 10 cases
    E Nagore
    Department of Dermatology, Hospital General Universitario, Valencia, Spain
    Pediatr Dermatol 15:443-5. 1998
    Congenital lower lip pits are a rare developmental malformation of the lower lip. Clinically they present as bilateral depressions in the vermilion zone of the lower lip...
  40. doi Lip muscle training in stroke patients with dysphagia
    Mary Hägg
    Speech and Swallowing Centre, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Hudiksvall Hospital, Sweden
    Acta Otolaryngol 128:1027-33. 2008
    Training with an oral screen can improve lip force (LF) and swallowing capacity (SC) in stroke patients with oropharyngeal dysphagia, irrespective of the duration of pretreatment of dysphagia, and irrespective of the presence or absence ..
  41. ncbi Rejuvenation of the aging lip with an injectable acellular dermal graft (Cymetra)
    Anthony P Sclafani
    Division of Facial Plastic Surgery, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, 310 E 14th St, North Building, Sixth Floor, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Arch Facial Plast Surg 4:252-7. 2002
    To evaluate the effects of Cymetra (micronized AlloDerm tissue) in rejuvenating the aging and atrophic lip.
  42. ncbi Functional lower lip reconstruction with bilateral cheek advancement flaps: revisitation of Webster method with a minor modification in the technique
    Gottfried Wechselberger
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Leopold Franzens University of Innsbrug, Innsbruck, Austria
    Aesthetic Plast Surg 26:423-8. 2002
    Major defects of the lower lip have been repaired in many ways. Of these, some employed flaps from the chin, cheek or upper lip. Some of these procedures employed flaps without regard for the facial grooves or landmarks...
  43. doi The morphological features and developmental changes of the philtral dimple: a guide to surgical intervention in cases of cleft lip
    Naoko Kishi
    First Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Dentistry, 1 8 Yamadaoka, Osaka, Japan
    J Craniomaxillofac Surg 40:215-22. 2012
    This study was undertaken to analyse in detail the morphological features of the philtral dimple and the developmental changes of philtral morphology, including a comparison with patients with a cleft lip.
  44. doi Outcomes of mini-hypoglossal nerve transfer and direct muscle neurotization for restoration of lower lip function in facial palsy
    Julia K Terzis
    Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Microsurgical Research Center, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA 23501, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 124:1891-904. 2009
    Most reconstructions for lower lip palsy focus on paralyzing the contralateral normal lip or providing static support on the affected side...
  45. ncbi Trigeminal nerve-mediated reflex arterial blood pressure decrease and vasodilatation in lower lip of the rabbit
    Makoto Yasuda
    Dento oral Anesthesiology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Dentistry, 980 8575 Sendai, Japan
    Brain Res 987:59-66. 2003
    We measured the effects of electrical stimulation of the central cut end of the lingual nerve on lower lip blood flow (LBF) and on arterial blood pressure in urethane-anesthetized, artificially ventilated, cervically vagosympathectomized ..
  46. doi Postoperative nasal forms after presurgical nasoalveolar molding followed by medial-upward advancement of nasolabial components with vestibular expansion for children with unilateral complete cleft lip and palate
    Norifumi Nakamura
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Field of Maxillofacial Rehabilitation, Kagoshima University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Kagoshima, Japan
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 67:2222-31. 2009
    The management for primary unilateral cleft lip nose deformities has not yet been established...
  47. doi Poor visualization during direct laryngoscopy and high upper lip bite test score are predictors of difficult intubation with the GlideScope videolaryngoscope
    Marie Helene Tremblay
    Department of Anesthesiology, CHUM, Hopital Notre Dame, 1560 Sherbrooke East, Montreal, Canada, H2L 4M1
    Anesth Analg 106:1495-500, table of contents. 2008
    ..We undertook this prospective study to identify patient characteristics associated with difficult GlideScope intubation...
  48. doi Comparison of filling agents for lip augmentation
    Deborah S Sarnoff
    Department of Dermatology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Aesthet Surg J 28:556-63. 2008
    ..agents currently available that can be used to augment the lips, correct perioral rhytides, and enhance overall lip appearance...
  49. doi The effect of lip strengthening exercises in children and adolescents with myotonic dystrophy type 1
    Lotta Sjögreen
    Division of Speech and Language Pathology, Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Mun H Center Orofacial Resource Centre for Rare Diseases, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 74:1126-34. 2010
    ..Most children and adolescents with DM1 have weak lips and impaired lip function...
  50. doi Tooth display and lip position during spontaneous and posed smiling in adults
    Pieter Van der Geld
    Department of Orthodontics and Oral Biology, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Acta Odontol Scand 66:207-13. 2008
    To analyze differences in tooth display, lip-line height, and smile width between the posed smiling record, traditionally produced for orthodontic diagnosis, and the spontaneous (Duchenne) smile of joy.
  51. ncbi Nonanimal stabilized hyaluronic acid for lip augmentation and facial rhytid ablation
    Stephen Bosniak
    Manhattan Eye, Ear, and Throat Hospital, New York, NY, USA
    Arch Facial Plast Surg 6:379-83. 2004
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of nonanimal stabilized hyaluronic acid as an injectable filling agent...
  52. ncbi A simple and quantitative method for three-dimensional measurement of normal smiles
    Young Seok Kang
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, College of Medicine, Pusan National University, Busan 602 739, Korea
    Ann Plast Surg 54:379-83. 2005
    ..Our work may offer a simple and quantitative method for measuring the smile and accurate guidance for reconstructive surgery...
  53. ncbi Occlusal relationship in patients with bilateral cleft lip and palate during the mixed dentition stage: does neonatal maxillary arch configuration predetermine outcome?
    Chad A Perlyn
    Cleft Palate and Craniofacial Deformities Institute, St Louis Children s Hospital, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Cleft Palate Craniofac J 39:317-21. 2002
    To determine whether there is any correlation between initial maxillary arch dysmorphology patterns in complete bilateral cleft lip/palate (BCLP) and the subsequent occlusal relationship in early mixed dentition.
  54. doi Change in upper lip height and nostril sill after alveolar bone grafting in unilateral cleft lip alveolus patients
    Suk Wha Kim
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Institute of Dermatological Science, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 65:558-63. 2012
    ..However, there are no studies which include details of changes to the upper lip with appropriate measurements...
  55. doi Proportions in the upper lip-lower lip-chin area of the lower face as determined by photogrammetric method
    Sandra Anic-Milosevic
    Department of Orthodontics, School of Dental Medicine, University of Zagreb, Croatia
    J Craniomaxillofac Surg 38:90-5. 2010
    ..and seven indices used to determine the relationships between measurements of the lower third of the face, lower lip, chin and upper lip. Almost all the vertical profile measurements were greater in males than in females...
  56. doi [Lenghtening temporalis myoplasty V.2. and lip reanimation]
    D Labbe
    4, place Fontette, 14000 Caen, France
    Ann Chir Plast Esthet 54:571-6. 2009
    ..The surgery is easier, quicker and the postoperative care are simplified. The coronoid process is osteotomised throught the nasolabial approach avoiding the zygoma's osteotomy...
  57. ncbi Phantom movements and pain. An fMRI study in upper limb amputees
    M Lotze
    Institute of Medical Psychology and Behavioral Neurobiology, University of Tubingen, Germany
    Brain 124:2268-77. 2001
    ..functional MRI, we investigated 14 upper limb amputees and seven healthy controls during the execution of hand and lip movements and imagined movements of the phantom limb or left hand...
  58. ncbi Tobacco-pouch suture technique for the treatment of vascular lesions of the lip in Enugu, Nigeria
    Chima Oji
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 44:245-7. 2006
    ..and treatment of haemangiomas and arteriovenous malformations only, although many other vascular lesions affect the lip. We used simple clinical findings for our diagnosis and treated our patients by applying the Tabaksbeutelnaht (..
  59. ncbi Patterns of chest wall kinematics during volitional pursed-lip breathing in COPD at rest
    Roberto Bianchi
    Fondazione Don C Gnocchi IRCCS, Via Imprunetana, 124, 50020 Pozzolatico, Firenze, Italy
    Respir Med 101:1412-8. 2007
    Analysis of chest wall kinematics can contribute to identifying the reasons why some patients benefit from pursed-lip breathing (PLB).
  60. doi Tongue-lip adhesion in the treatment of Pierre Robin sequence
    Caroline L Bijnen
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Catharina Hospital Eindhoven, Eindhoven, The Netherlands corrected
    J Craniofac Surg 20:315-20. 2009
    ..If conservative treatment is not sufficient, a surgical procedure such as a tongue-lip adhesion can be performed...
  61. doi New diagram for cleft lip and palate description: the clock diagram
    Percy Rossell-Perry
    Interplast Foundation Outreach Surgical Center, Lima, Peru
    Cleft Palate Craniofac J 46:305-13. 2009
    The current classification diagrams for cleft lip and palate are descriptions of the components involved in the cleft, but they do not consider in detail the severity of distortion...
  62. ncbi A multicenter interracial study of facial appearance. Part 1: A comparison of extraoral parameters
    Edward G Owens
    School of Dentistry, Loma Linda University, California, USA
    Int J Prosthodont 15:273-82. 2002
    ....
  63. doi Anatomical basis for apparent subepithelial cleft lip: a histological and ultrasonographic survey of the orbicularis oris muscle
    Carolyn R Rogers
    Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Cleft Palate Craniofac J 45:518-24. 2008
    To determine if there is an anatomic basis for subepithelial orbicularis oris muscle defects by directly comparing ultrasonographic images of the upper lip with corresponding histological sections obtained from cadavers.
  64. ncbi Nasolabial flap reconstruction of large defects of the lower lip
    George H Rudkin
    Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, UCLA School of Medicine, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 111:810-7. 2003
  65. doi Exploring quantitative methods for evaluation of lip function
    L Sjögreen
    Mun H Center Orofacial Resource Centre for Rare Diseases and Division of Speech and Language Pathology, Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, Sahlgrenska Academy at the University of Gothenburg, Switzerland
    J Oral Rehabil 38:410-22. 2011
    The objective was to explore quantitative methods for the measurement of lip mobility and lip force and to relate these to qualitative assessments of lip function...
  66. ncbi A pastiche for the cleft lip nose
    S Anthony Wolfe
    Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Miami School of Medicine, and the Miami Children s Hospital, FL 33125, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 114:1-9. 2004
    An approach to primary and secondary repair for the cleft lip nasal deformity is presented in a brief form. The approach borrows from a large number of sources, hence the use of the term "pastiche...
  67. doi Brand specific responses to smokeless tobacco in a rat lip canal model
    Joel L Schwartz
    Department of Oral Medicine and Diagnostics, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612 7213, USA
    J Oral Pathol Med 39:453-9. 2010
    ..Different compositions of smokeless tobacco (ST) are widely thought to cause oral carcinoma at different rates but there is little direct evidence for this hypothesis...
  68. ncbi Congenital maxillary double lip: review of the literature and report of a case
    Wilson Denis Martins
    Pontifical Catholic University of Parana, Curitiba, Brazil
    J Can Dent Assoc 70:466-8. 2004
    A double lip is an anomaly that may be either congenital or acquired. It occurs most often in the upper lip, although both upper and lower lips are occasionally involved...
  69. ncbi Salivary characteristics of children and its relation to oral microorganism and lip mucosa dryness
    Najlaa Alamoudi
    Pediatric Dentistry Division, Faculty of Dentistry, King Abdulaziz University, P O Box 80209, Jeddah 21089, Saudi Arabia
    J Clin Pediatr Dent 28:239-48. 2004
    ..aged 5 to 11 years and to study the relationship of these properties to some oral micro-organisms as well as to lip and oral mucosa dryness. The results showed a mean of resting and stimulated flow rate of 0.54 +/- 0.40 and 1...
  70. ncbi Overview of complications secondary to tongue and lip piercings
    Léo François Maheu-Robert
    Basse Côte Nord Health Centre, Lourdes de Blanc Sablon, Quebec, Canada
    J Can Dent Assoc 73:327-31. 2007
    ..The risks and complications associated with tongue and lip piercings range from abnormal tooth wear and cracked tooth syndrome to gingival recession and systemic infections...
  71. doi Genetic interactions between Pax9 and Msx1 regulate lip development and several stages of tooth morphogenesis
    Mitsushiro Nakatomi
    Institute of Human Genetics, Newcastle University, International Centre for Life, Central Parkway, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3BZ, UK
    Dev Biol 340:438-49. 2010
    ..the Pax9 and Msx1 mutations and observed that double homozygous mutants exhibit an incompletely penetrant cleft lip phenotype...
  72. ncbi Congenital double lip: review of 5 cases
    Muhitdin Eski
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, 06010 Etlik, Ankara, Turkey
    Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 45:68-70. 2007
    Congenital double lip is rare and usually involves the upper lip. Apart from a deformity that interferes with speech and mastication, operation may be indicated for cosmetic reasons...
  73. ncbi Reconstruction of extensive composite mandibular defects with large lip involvement by using double free flaps and fascia lata grafts for oral sphincters
    Seng Feng Jeng
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Kaohsiung, Chang Gung University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Plast Reconstr Surg 115:1830-6. 2005
    Extensive composite mandibular defects involving large lip defects are the most difficult to repair among head and neck reconstructions...
  74. doi An index for quantitative assessment of lip augmentation
    Gottfried Lemperle
    Division of Plastic Surgery at the University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
    Aesthet Surg J 30:301-10. 2010
    b>Lip dimensions and their relation to the whole face have been discussed mainly in the dental literature. There have been few attempts to scientifically measure the degree of lip augmentation, regardless of method.
  75. ncbi Advanced reconstructive techniques for the lip and perioral area
    Aleksandar L Krunic
    Division of Dermatologic Surgery, Department of Dermatology, University of Texas Southwestern, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, DF3 608, Dallas, TX 75930 9192, USA
    Dermatol Clin 23:43-53, v-vi. 2005
    Defects of the lip and perioral area present a significant challenge for reconstructive surgeons. It is important to obtain results that are a success from the functional and aesthetic standpoint...
  76. ncbi Comparison of approaches for oral cavity cancer resection: lip-split versus visor flap
    Benjamin W Cilento
    Hedgewood Surgical Center, Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, New Orleans, LA 70130, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 137:428-32. 2007
    To compare lip-split and visor flap approaches to the oral cavity in terms of morbidity, margins, and locoregional recurrence.
  77. ncbi A comparison of preoperative airway assessment techniques: the modified Mallampati and the upper lip bite test
    Christopher Evan Hester
    Redmond Regional Medical Center, Rome, GA, USA
    AANA J 75:177-82. 2007
    ..to compare the preoperative anesthetic airway evaluation methods of the modified Mallamapti test (MMT) and upper lip bite test (ULBT) with the direct laryngoscopic views obtained during tracheal intubation...
  78. doi Evaluation of the upper lip bite test in predicting difficult laryngoscopy
    Neelima Myneni
    Albany Medical College, Albany, NY 12208, USA
    J Clin Anesth 22:174-8. 2010
    To evaluate the accuracy of the upper lip bite test (ULBT) in predicting difficult laryngoscopy.
  79. ncbi The reliability and validity of the upper lip bite test compared with the Mallampati classification to predict difficult laryngoscopy: an external prospective evaluation
    Leopold H J Eberhart
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Philipps University Marburg, Baldingerstrasse 1, 35043 Marburg, Germany
    Anesth Analg 101:284-9, table of contents. 2005
    ..The Upper-Lip-Bite test (ULBT) evaluated the patient's ability to reach or completely cover the upper lip with the lower incisors...
  80. ncbi Lip and perioral defects
    S W Galyon
    Division of Otolaryngology and Plastic Surgery, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87106, USA
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 34:647-66. 2001
    Reconstruction of the lip and perioral region presents a myriad of problems, as deformities of this region can produce both aesthetic deformation and functional difficulties...
  81. ncbi Treatment of developmental defect of upper lip with carbon dioxide laser radiation (CO2): first surgical time
    Walter Niccoli-Filho
    Sao Paulo State University UNESP, School of Dentistry, Sao Jose dos Campos, SP, Brazil
    J Cosmet Laser Ther 7:97-100. 2005
    With the exception of the cleft lip, developmental defects (DD) of the lip are rare. The upper lip originates from the ectomesenchyme and is formed by the merging of the nasal medial and lateral processes with the maxillary process...
  82. ncbi Muscular forces exerted on the normal deciduous dentition
    Wen hua Ruan
    Department of Stomatology, The Children s Hospital, Zhejiang University School of Medicine, Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, China
    Angle Orthod 75:785-90. 2005
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  83. ncbi V-Y advancement flap for the reconstruction of partial and full thickness defects of the upper lip
    Lucia M Y Carvalho
    Plastic Surgery Division, Department of Surgery, Federal University of Sao Paulo Escola Paulista de Medicina, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Scand J Plast Reconstr Surg Hand Surg 36:28-33. 2002
    ..This flap can be used to repair upper lip defects of any thickness...
  84. ncbi A longitudinal study on influence of primary facial deformities on maxillofacial growth in patients with cleft lip and palate
    Norifumi Nakamura
    Division of Maxillofacial Diagnostic and Surgical Sciences, Graduate School of Dental Science, Kyushu University, Maidashi, Fukuoka, Japan
    Cleft Palate Craniofac J 42:633-40. 2005
    ..three-dimensional (3D) analysis to characterize the primary facial deformities in children with unilateral cleft lip and palate (UCLP) and then serially analyze the relationships between facial deformities and maxillofacial growth ..
  85. ncbi Electromyographic activity of the lip muscle as a measure of puffing on a cigarette
    Viktor Mueller
    Institute of Medical Psychology and Behavioral Neurobiology, University of Tuebingen, Gartenstrasse 29, 72074 Tuebingen, Germany
    Physiol Behav 78:741-9. 2003
    The electromyographic activity (EMG) of the upper lip muscle (m. orbicularis oris) during sucking on a cigarette was examined as a potential new measure of smoking behaviour...
  86. ncbi HSV1 latency sites after inoculation in the lip: assessment of their localization and connections to the eye
    Marc Labetoulle
    Laboratory of Molecular and Structural Virology, National Center for Scientific Research, 91198 Gif sur Yvette, France
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 44:217-25. 2003
    To localize the sites of HSV1 latency in mice after a primary infection induced by injection into the lip and to assess their connection to the eye.
  87. ncbi Self-reported complications with lip and tongue piercing
    Ines Kapferer
    Department of Restorative and Preventive Dentistry, Dental School, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Quintessence Int 41:731-7. 2010
    ..The purpose of this cross-sectional study was to assess the prevalence of early and late complications associated with lip and tongue piercing in a population obtained from a nondental setting. Possible cofactors were evaluated.
  88. ncbi Hair-bearing temporoparietal fascial flap reconstruction of upper lip and scalp defects
    J C Kim
    Department of Otolaryngology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, 243 Charles St, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Arch Facial Plast Surg 3:170-7. 2001
    ..using a hair-bearing temporoparietal fascial flap for reconstruction in 6 male patients with extensive upper lip and scalp defects, including a discussion of the surgical anatomy and technique...
  89. ncbi A newly recognized syndrome with double upper and lower lip, hypertelorism, eyelid ptosis, blepharophimosis, and third finger clinodactyly
    Ramesh C Parmar
    The Genetic Division, Department of Pediatrics, Seth G S Medical College and K E M Hospital, Parel, Mumbai, India
    Am J Med Genet A 124:200-1. 2004
    Congenital double lip is an uncommon developmental abnormality usually affecting the upper lip...
  90. ncbi Lip defects due to tumor excision: apropos of 899 cases
    O Papadopoulos
    Second Department of Propedeutic Surgery of Athens University, Laiko General Hospital of Athens, Attica, Greece
    Oral Oncol 43:204-12. 2007
    ..Most lip cancers remain localized and grow slowly, with a propensity for superficial rather than vertical spread...
  91. ncbi A long-term, controlled-outcome analysis of in utero versus neonatal cleft lip repair using an ovine model
    E J Stelnicki
    Institute of Reconstructive and Plastic Surgery at New York University Medical Center, NY 10016, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 104:607-15. 1999
    Successful open repair of a cleft lip in utero has the advantage of scarless wound healing in the fetus. Unfortunately, no long-term outcome studies have been performed to evaluate the efficacy of these repairs...
  92. ncbi Neurosensory disturbances following bone harvesting in the symphysis: a prospective clinical study
    Thomas von Arx
    Department of Oral Surgery and Stomatology, School of Dental Medicine, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
    Clin Oral Implants Res 16:432-9. 2005
    ..To analyse the occurrence and resolution of neurosensory disturbances following bone harvesting from the symphysis...
  93. ncbi An auditory-feedback-based neural network model of speech production that is robust to developmental changes in the size and shape of the articulatory system
    D E Callan
    ATR Human Information Processing Research Laboratories, Kyoto, Japan
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 43:721-36. 2000
    ..occur during the course of development, the model was able to demonstrate motor-equivalent speech production under lip-restriction conditions...
  94. ncbi Functional data analyses of lip motion
    J O Ramsay
    McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Acoust Soc Am 99:3718-27. 1996
    ..functional counterparts, and these reveal in a way more suited to the data the important sources of variation in lip motion...
  95. pmc The physiologic development of speech motor control: lip and jaw coordination
    J R Green
    Department of Speech and Hearing Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 43:239-55. 2000
    This investigation was designed to describe the development of lip and jaw coordination during speech and to evaluate the potential influence of speech motor development on phonologic development...
  96. ncbi Branchio-oculo-facial syndrome with cleft lip and bilateral dermal thymus
    S Bennaceur
    Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Department, Robert Debré Children Hospital, Paris, France
    Cleft Palate Craniofac J 35:454-9. 1998
    ..The objective of this study was to demonstrate that the branchiooculo-facial (BOF) syndrome is a cervicocephalic neural crest maldevelopment...
  97. ncbi Lip pits and deletion 1q32----41
    M Bocian
    Am J Med Genet 26:437-43. 1987
    ..interstitial deletion of chromosome 1q[del(1q32----41)] was found to have, among other anomalies, congenital lower-lip pits...
  98. doi The etiopathogenesis of cleft lip and cleft palate: usefulness and caveats of mouse models
    Amel Gritli-Linde
    Department of Oral Biochemistry, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Goteborg, Sweden
    Curr Top Dev Biol 84:37-138. 2008
    Cleft lip and cleft palate are frequent human congenital malformations with a complex multifactorial etiology...
  99. ncbi A comparison of aesthetic, functional and patient subjective outcomes following lip-split mandibulotomy and mandibular lingual releasing access procedures
    J C Devine
    Regional Maxillofacial Unit, University Hospital Aintree, UK
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 30:199-204. 2001
    ..Splitting the lower lip in conjunction with a mandibulotomy offers excellent access to all areas of the mouth and pharynx, but this ..
  100. ncbi Positive effects of mime therapy on sequelae of facial paralysis: stiffness, lip mobility, and social and physical aspects of facial disability
    Carien H G Beurskens
    Department of Physiotherapy, University Medical Center Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Otol Neurotol 24:677-81. 2003
    ..Evaluation of the effect of mime therapy, a novel therapy combining mime and physiotherapy, for patients with longstanding (at least 9 months) sequelae of unilateral peripheral facial paralysis...
  101. ncbi Altered sensation associated with implants in the anterior mandible: a prospective study
    J N Walton
    University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B C, Canada
    J Prosthet Dent 83:443-9. 2000
    ..Reported incidences of altered sensation after placement of mandibular implants range from a low of 0% to almost 44%, making it difficult to advise subjects regarding risk...

Research Grants98

  1. Targeting aberrant epigenetics by nanomedicine
    Shujun Liu; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..2. Determine the pharmacological activity of the combination of Lip-bortezomib with LPs-Sp1 siRNA or Lip-bortezomib with LPs-miR29b in AML cell lines and patient primary cells...
  2. Quality of Life in Children with Cleft
    Hillary Broder; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This project will enroll children (ages 8-17) with cleft palate only (CPO) and cleft lip and palate and their caregivers who are evaluated at five renown craniofacial centers (two in the southeast and ..
  3. Quality of Life in Children with Cleft
    Hillary L Broder; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This project will enroll children (ages 8-17) with cleft palate only (CPO) and cleft lip and palate and their caregivers who are evaluated at five renown craniofacial centers (two in the southeast and ..
  4. Quality of Life in Children with Cleft
    Hillary L Broder; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This project will enroll children (ages 8-17) with cleft palate only (CPO) and cleft lip and palate and their caregivers who are evaluated at five renown craniofacial centers (two in the southeast and ..
  5. Regulation of Gene Expression During Stress
    Maria Hatzoglou; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Regulated translation of the C/EBP2 mRNA produces both LAP, a transcriptional activator, and LIP a repressor. The LAP/LIP ratio plays a critical role in cell fate and metabolism...
  6. Regulation of Gene Expression During Stress
    Maria Hatzoglou; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Regulated translation of the C/EBP2 mRNA produces both LAP, a transcriptional activator, and LIP a repressor. The LAP/LIP ratio plays a critical role in cell fate and metabolism...
  7. Regulation of Gene Expression During Stress
    Maria Hatzoglou; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Regulated translation of the C/EBP2 mRNA produces both LAP, a transcriptional activator, and LIP a repressor. The LAP/LIP ratio plays a critical role in cell fate and metabolism...
  8. INTERNATIONAL GENETIC EPIDEMIOLOGY OF ORAL CLEFTS
    Terri H Beaty; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..successfully conducted a multi-center, international study on the genetic etiology of oral clefts (including cleft lip, CL;cleft lip and palate, CLP;and cleft palate, CP) by recruiting cases from 5 sites (Maryland, Singapore, Taiwan, ..
  9. INTERNATIONAL GENETIC EPIDEMIOLOGY OF ORAL CLEFTS
    Terri Beaty; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..successfully conducted a multi-center, international study on the genetic etiology of oral clefts (including cleft lip, CL; cleft lip and palate, CLP; and cleft palate, CP) by recruiting cases from 5 sites (Maryland, Singapore, Taiwan,..
  10. Effects of oral clefts on birth outcomes and cleft risks due to maternal smoking
    GEORGE WEHBY; Fiscal Year: 2007
    Cleft lip and/or palate (CL/P) is a common birth defect with a complex ideology and large health burden. The effects of CL/P on birth outcomes such as low birth weight and prematurity have been understudied...
  11. CELLULAR SUBSTRATES OF CEREBELLAR INFORMATION STORAGE
    David Linden; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Most work in this area has focused upon long-term potentiation and depression (LiP and LTD) of glutamatergic synapses...
  12. Enhanced Multimedia Telehealth for Hearing Disabilities
    Yunxin Zhao; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..serious barriers in accessing current systems because of limited audio quality and limited sign language and lip reading capability...
  13. Health outcomes and improved phenotypic characterization of cleft lip and palate
    GEORGE WEHBY; Fiscal Year: 2007
    Cleft lip and/or palate (CLP) is a common birth defect occurring in about 1/500 to 1/2500 births...
  14. Health outcomes and improved phenotypic characterization of cleft lip and palate
    GEORGE WEHBY; Fiscal Year: 2009
    Cleft lip and/or palate (CLP) is a common birth defect occurring in about 1/500 to 1/2500 births...
  15. Eustachian Tube Form/Function in Cleft Lip and Palate
    Anil Gungor; Fiscal Year: 2004
    Non-syndromic clefts of the lip and/or palate are among the most common malformations of the head and neck...
  16. BRAINSTEM MATURATION IN THE SUDDEN INFANT DEATH SYNDROME
    Hannah Kinney; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..SIDS, or a subset of SIDS, is due to a developmental abnormality in a ventral medullary network composed of rhombic lip-derived, serotonergic neurons, and this abnormality results in a failure of protective responses to life-..
  17. C/EBPbeta Isoform Function & Regulation by Tyrosine Kinases
    Cynthia Zahnow; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Encoded by an intronless gene, C/EBPB is expressed as several distinct protein isoforms (LAP1, LAP2 and LIP) whose expression is tightly regulated by the differential use of a number of in-frame translation start sites...
  18. MOLECULAR GENETIC EPIDEMIOLOGY OF CLEFT LIP AND PALATE
    Jeffrey Murray; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..funding cycle of this proposal the investigators applied these techniques to a common sentinel birth defect--cleft lip and palate...
  19. Effect of Aging on Preadipocyte Differentiation
    James Kirkland; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Expression of the C/EBP family members C/EBP beta-LIP and C/EBPzeta (CHOP), both dominant negative inhibitors of adipogenesis, increased with aging, as did preadipocyte ..
  20. Functional Outcomes of Cleft Lip Surgery
    CARROLL TROTMAN; Fiscal Year: 2004
    DESCRIPTION: (from the abstract) The prevalence of cleft lip and palate in the United States is approximately 1 in 1000 live births (range of 0.7 to 1.3)...
  21. Lipid storage and mobilization in M. tuberculosis as antilatency drugs targets
    PAPPACHAN KOLATTUKUDY KOLATTUKUDY; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..To elucidate these steps we propose to: (1) Generate gene-disrupted mutants for tgs, fcr, fabp, fatp, cut and lip genes that may encode enzymes that could be involved in the storage and mobilization of lipids for successfully ..
  22. Skin Regeneration: Cellular & Molecular Mechanisms
    HERMANN PETER LORENZ; Fiscal Year: 2010
    Cleft lip and palate is a major health problem because of the functional defect produced. Furthermore, surgical reconstruction results in lip and palate scarring, which inhibits facial growth and oral function...
  23. VELOPHARYNGEAL FUNCTION FOR SPEECH AFTER PALATAL SURGERY
    William Williams; Fiscal Year: 2004
    The incidence of cleft lip/palate is 1/750, making it one of the most common congenital malformations...
  24. Gene-enviornment interactions in facial clefts
    Kaare Christensen; Fiscal Year: 2006
    Clefts of the lip and/or palate are among the most common and easily diagnosed birth defects, and can provide a model for complex trait analysis...
  25. MOLECULAR BIOLOGY OF UNIQUE WALL LIPIDS OF MYCOBACTERIA
    Pappachan Kolattukudy; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..of lipase genes and their possible role in pathogenesis, a) Express and characterize the catalytic capabilities of lip gene products and determine whether disruption of specific lip genes will result in the absence of a specific class ..
  26. MOLECULAR BIOLOGY OF UNIQUE WALL LIPIDS OF MYCOBACTERIA
    Pappachan Kolattukudy; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..of lipase genes and their possible role in pathogenesis, a) Express and characterize the catalytic capabilities of lip gene products and determine whether disruption of specific lip genes will result in the absence of a specific class ..
  27. Evaluating Low Ignition Propensity Cigarette Legislation
    RICHARD O CONNOR; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..We propose five interrelated studies to investigate the effects of low ignition propensity (LIP) legislation on fire incidence, cigarette design, smoker behaviors, and toxin exposures...
  28. Evaluating Low Ignition Propensity Cigarette Legislation
    RICHARD O CONNOR; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..We propose five interrelated studies to investigate the effects of low ignition propensity (LIP) legislation on fire incidence, cigarette design, smoker behaviors, and toxin exposures...
  29. Skin Regeneration: Cellular & Molecular Mechanisms
    HERMANN LORENZ; Fiscal Year: 2009
    Cleft lip and palate is a major health problem because of the functional defect produced. Furthermore, surgical reconstruction results in lip and palate scarring, which inhibits facial growth and oral function...
  30. Cleft Lip Genetics: A Multicenter International Consorti
    Andrew Lidral; Fiscal Year: 2004
    Cleft lip with or without cleft palate (CL/P) is a common birth defect. Previous studies have indicated that CL/P is a complex trait that is caused by a combination of genetic and environmental factors...