mastication

Summary

Summary: The act and process of chewing and grinding food in the mouth.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Influence of dentition status on physical disability, mental impairment, and mortality in institutionalized elderly people
    Y Shimazaki
    Department of Preventive Dentistry, Kyushu University Faculty of Dental Science, Japan
    J Dent Res 80:340-5. 2001
  2. doi Clinical validation of atlas-based auto-segmentation of multiple target volumes and normal tissue (swallowing/mastication) structures in the head and neck
    David N Teguh
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 81:950-7. 2011
  3. ncbi Measuring patient satisfaction with mandibular prostheses
    M A Awad
    McGill University Faculty of Dentistry, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 26:400-5. 1998
  4. ncbi Validation of the Eichner index in relation to occlusal force and masticatory performance
    Kazunoir Ikebe
    Department of Prosthodontics and Oral Rehabilitation, Osaka University Graduate School of Dentistry, 1 8 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    Int J Prosthodont 23:521-4. 2010
  5. doi Gum chewing reduces postoperative ileus? A systematic review and meta-analysis
    Emma J Noble
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Derriford Hospital, Derriford Road, Plymouth, PL6 8DH, UK
    Int J Surg 7:100-5. 2009
  6. ncbi Finite-element analysis of biting behavior and bone stress in the facial skeletons of bats
    Elizabeth R Dumont
    Department of Biology, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts 01003, USA
    Anat Rec A Discov Mol Cell Evol Biol 283:319-30. 2005
  7. doi Effect of bite size and oral processing time of a semisolid food on satiation
    Nicolien Zijlstra
    Top Institute Food and Nutrition, Wageningen, Netherlands
    Am J Clin Nutr 90:269-75. 2009
  8. ncbi Food transport and bolus formation during complete feeding sequences on foods of different initial consistency
    K M Hiiemae
    Department of Bioengineering and Neuroscience, and Institute for Sensory Research, Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York 13244 5290, USA
    Dysphagia 14:31-42. 1999
  9. doi Betel nut chewing is associated with hypertension in Taiwanese type 2 diabetic patients
    Chin Hsiao Tseng
    Department of Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University College of Medicine, and National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Hypertens Res 31:417-23. 2008
  10. ncbi Systemic release of endotoxins induced by gentle mastication: association with periodontitis severity
    Sabine O Geerts
    Department of Periodontology Bucco Dental Surgery, University of Liege, Belgium
    J Periodontol 73:73-8. 2002

Research Grants

  1. Botulinum toxin in muscles of mastication
    Susan W Herring; Fiscal Year: 2010
  2. Nanotechnology Enabled Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Prosthesis
    RAYMOND THOMPSON; Fiscal Year: 2009
  3. Nanotechnology Enabled Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Prosthesis
    RAYMOND G THOMPSON; Fiscal Year: 2010
  4. Nanotechnology Enabled Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Prosthesis
    RAYMOND THOMPSON; Fiscal Year: 2009
  5. Botulinum toxin in muscles of mastication
    Susan Herring; Fiscal Year: 2009
  6. EFFICACY OF IMPLANT SUPPORTED DENTURES IN DIABETICS
    Krishan Kapur; Fiscal Year: 1990
  7. PAIN MODULATED JAW MOTOR FUNCTION
    Christian Stohler; Fiscal Year: 1999
  8. Bc12 regulates osteoclast survival
    Junro Yamashita; Fiscal Year: 2010
  9. Bc12 regulates osteoclast survival
    Junro Yamashita; Fiscal Year: 2009
  10. AMALGAM RESTORATIONS AND PREGNANCY OUTCOMES
    Richard Mitchell; Fiscal Year: 1992

Detail Information

Publications297 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Influence of dentition status on physical disability, mental impairment, and mortality in institutionalized elderly people
    Y Shimazaki
    Department of Preventive Dentistry, Kyushu University Faculty of Dental Science, Japan
    J Dent Res 80:340-5. 2001
    The loss of teeth is known to influence the mastication of foods and nutritional status. Therefore, we hypothesize that poor dentition status can impair the systemic health of the aged...
  2. doi Clinical validation of atlas-based auto-segmentation of multiple target volumes and normal tissue (swallowing/mastication) structures in the head and neck
    David N Teguh
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 81:950-7. 2011
    ..To validate and clinically evaluate autocontouring using atlas-based autosegmentation (ABAS) of computed tomography images...
  3. ncbi Measuring patient satisfaction with mandibular prostheses
    M A Awad
    McGill University Faculty of Dentistry, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 26:400-5. 1998
    ..The combined effect of these factors explained most of the variation in the satisfaction ratings...
  4. ncbi Validation of the Eichner index in relation to occlusal force and masticatory performance
    Kazunoir Ikebe
    Department of Prosthodontics and Oral Rehabilitation, Osaka University Graduate School of Dentistry, 1 8 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    Int J Prosthodont 23:521-4. 2010
    ....
  5. doi Gum chewing reduces postoperative ileus? A systematic review and meta-analysis
    Emma J Noble
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Derriford Hospital, Derriford Road, Plymouth, PL6 8DH, UK
    Int J Surg 7:100-5. 2009
    ..An important cause of delayed recovery from intestinal surgery is postoperative ileus. Gum chewing is a form of sham feeding, which could encourage gastrointestinal motility through cephalic-vagal stimulation...
  6. ncbi Finite-element analysis of biting behavior and bone stress in the facial skeletons of bats
    Elizabeth R Dumont
    Department of Biology, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts 01003, USA
    Anat Rec A Discov Mol Cell Evol Biol 283:319-30. 2005
    ..The same was not true of Cynopterus, where factors other than feeding appear to have had a more significant impact on craniofacial morphology...
  7. doi Effect of bite size and oral processing time of a semisolid food on satiation
    Nicolien Zijlstra
    Top Institute Food and Nutrition, Wageningen, Netherlands
    Am J Clin Nutr 90:269-75. 2009
    ..In previous studies we showed a clear effect of viscosity on ad libitum food intake and found indications that eating rate, bite size, and oral processing time (OPT) could play a role...
  8. ncbi Food transport and bolus formation during complete feeding sequences on foods of different initial consistency
    K M Hiiemae
    Department of Bioengineering and Neuroscience, and Institute for Sensory Research, Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York 13244 5290, USA
    Dysphagia 14:31-42. 1999
    ..There was no predictable tongue-palate contact at any time in the sequence. A new model for bolus formation and deglutition is proposed...
  9. doi Betel nut chewing is associated with hypertension in Taiwanese type 2 diabetic patients
    Chin Hsiao Tseng
    Department of Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University College of Medicine, and National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Hypertens Res 31:417-23. 2008
    ..805+/-0.618 and 1.198+/-0.393. In conclusion, betel nut chewing was significantly associated with hypertension in Taiwanese patients with T2DM and the association was stronger in women...
  10. ncbi Systemic release of endotoxins induced by gentle mastication: association with periodontitis severity
    Sabine O Geerts
    Department of Periodontology Bucco Dental Surgery, University of Liege, Belgium
    J Periodontol 73:73-8. 2002
    ..The aim of the present study was to test the influence of gentle mastication on the occurrence of endotoxemia in patients with or without periodontal disease.
  11. ncbi Saliva and gastrointestinal functions of taste, mastication, swallowing and digestion
    A M Pedersen
    Copenhagen Gerodontological Oral Health Research Centre, Department of Clinical Oral Physiology, Anatomy, Pathology and Medicine, School of Dentistry, Denmark
    Oral Dis 8:117-29. 2002
    ..paper reviews the role of human saliva and its compositional elements in relation to the GI functions of taste, mastication, bolus formation, enzymatic digestion, and swallowing...
  12. ncbi Areca nut chewing and mortality in an elderly cohort study
    Tzuo Yun Lan
    Division of Gerontology Research, National Health Research Institutes, No 161 Ming Chuan East Road Section 6, Taipei 114, Taiwan
    Am J Epidemiol 165:677-83. 2007
    ..Further studies are needed to confirm these findings and to better understand the possible mechanisms of death...
  13. ncbi Simultaneous real-time measurements of mastication, swallowing, nasal airflow, and aroma release
    M Hodgson
    Division of Food Sciences, University of Nottingham, Sutton Bonington Campus, Loughborough, Leics, LE12 5RD, UK
    J Agric Food Chem 51:5052-7. 2003
    b>Mastication, swallowing, breath flow, and aroma release were measured simultaneously in vivo using electromyography, electroglottography, a turbine air flow meter, and the MS-Nose, respectively...
  14. doi Systematic review and meta-analysis of chewing-gum therapy in the reduction of postoperative paralytic ileus following gastrointestinal surgery
    J Edward F Fitzgerald
    Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    World J Surg 33:2557-66. 2009
    ..Chewing is a form of sham feeding reported to stimulate bowel motility. This analysis examines the value of chewing-gum therapy in treatment of postoperative ileus...
  15. doi A systematic review of the efficacy of gum chewing for the amelioration of postoperative ileus
    S M M de Castro
    Academic Medical Center of the University of Amsterdam, Hilversum, The Netherlands
    Dig Surg 25:39-45. 2008
    ..This finding could have a major clinical impact since gum chewing is relatively harmless and cheap while postoperative ileus has a significant impact on healthcare...
  16. doi Occlusion and brain function: mastication as a prevention of cognitive dysfunction
    Y Ono
    Department of Physiology and Neuroscience, Kanagawa Dental College, Yokosuka, Japan
    J Oral Rehabil 37:624-40. 2010
    Research in animals and humans has shown that mastication maintains cognitive function in the hippocampus, a brain area important for learning and memory...
  17. ncbi Hemispheric dominance of tongue control depends on the chewing-side preference
    H Shinagawa
    Maxillofacial Orthognathics, Graduate School, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Japan
    J Dent Res 82:278-83. 2003
    ..The results suggest that there is a relationship between hemispheric dominance and chewing-side preference in primary sensorimotor cortices responsible for tongue movements...
  18. ncbi Finite element analysis of stresses in molars during clenching and mastication
    Beata Dejak
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, Institute of Dentistry, Medical University of Lodz, Poland
    J Prosthet Dent 90:591-7. 2003
    ..During physiological functions of the masticatory system such as swallowing and chewing, teeth are subjected to variations in force application. Most in vitro analyses of stress have not analyzed the combined forces acting on teeth...
  19. ncbi Three-dimensional finite element modelling of muscle forces during mastication
    Oliver Röhrle
    Bioengineering Institute, The University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland 1, New Zealand
    J Biomech 40:3363-72. 2007
    This paper presents a three-dimensional finite element model of human mastication. Specifically, an anatomically realistic model of the masseter muscles and associated bones is used to investigate the dynamics of chewing...
  20. ncbi Betel nut chewing and other risk factors associated with obesity among Taiwanese male adults
    W C Chang
    Division of Gerontology Research, National Health Research Institutes, Taipei City, Taiwan
    Int J Obes (Lond) 30:359-63. 2006
    ..The research aimed at examining betel nut chewing and other risk factors associated with obesity among Taiwanese male adults...
  21. doi Mastication for the mind--the relationship between mastication and cognition in ageing and dementia
    R A F Weijenberg
    Dept of Clinical Neuropsychology, VU University Amsterdam, Van der Boechorststraat 1, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 35:483-97. 2011
    The goal of this literature review has been to investigate the relationship between mastication and cognition, with a special focus on ageing and dementia, and its possible underlying mechanisms...
  22. ncbi Reduced mastication stimulates impairment of spatial memory and degeneration of hippocampal neurons in aged SAMP8 mice
    M Onozuka
    Department of Anatomy, 2nd Division, Gifu University School of Medicine, 40 Tsukasa Machi, Gifu, 500 8705, Japan
    Brain Res 826:148-53. 1999
    The involvement of reduced mastication in senile dementia was evaluated by examining the effect of cutting off the upper molars (molarless) on spatial memory and numbers of hippocampal neurons in aged SAMP8 mice...
  23. ncbi Kinematics of the equine temporomandibular joint
    Stephanie J Bonin
    Mary Anne McPhail Equine Performance Center, Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing, 48824, USA
    Am J Vet Res 67:423-8. 2006
    ..To develop a method of measuring 3-dimensional kinematics of the temporomandibular joint (TMJ) in horses chewing sweet feed...
  24. doi The effect of mastication on human cognitive processing: a study using event-related potentials
    Kiwako Sakamoto
    Department of Integrative Physiology, National Institute for Physiological Sciences, Myodaiji, Okazaki 444 8585, Japan
    Clin Neurophysiol 120:41-50. 2009
    The purpose of the present study was to clarify the effect of mastication on cognitive processing using reaction time (RT) and event-related potentials (ERPs).
  25. ncbi A prospective community-population-registry based cohort study of the association between betel-quid chewing and cardiovascular disease in men in Taiwan (KCIS no. 19)
    Amy Ming Fang Yen
    Institute of Preventive Medicine, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Am J Clin Nutr 87:70-8. 2008
    ....
  26. ncbi Betel nut chewing is associated with increased risk of cardiovascular disease and all-cause mortality in Taiwanese men
    Wen Yuan Lin
    Department of Family Medicine, China Medical University Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan
    Am J Clin Nutr 87:1204-11. 2008
    ..Betel nut chewing is related to several kinds of cancer, metabolic syndrome, and type 2 diabetes. Whether it is associated with a greater risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) and all-cause mortality, however, remains unclear...
  27. ncbi The challenge of mastication: preparing a bolus suitable for deglutition
    Anne Mishellany
    Déficiences, Incapacités et Désavantages en Santé Orale, DIDO, Faculté Dentaire, Clermont Ferrand, France
    Dysphagia 21:87-94. 2006
    The main function of mastication is to transform a solid food into a bolus that can be swallowed safely...
  28. doi The masticatory normative indicator
    A Woda
    université Clermont 1, EA 3847, Faculty of Dentistry, 11 Bd Charles de Gaulle, 63000 Clermont Ferrand, France
    J Dent Res 89:281-5. 2010
    ..This value identifies boluses that may be considered as resulting from impaired mastication, as illustrated in healthy individuals with experimentally hampered mastication, denture wearers, and ..
  29. ncbi Particle size distribution of food boluses after mastication of six natural foods
    M A Peyron
    Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique, Theix, Station de Recherches sur la Viande, Saint Genes Champanelle, France
    J Dent Res 83:578-82. 2004
    There is a large variability between and among individuals in the physiology of mastication, but it is not known whether this produces a similar variability in the particle sizes of food boluses at the end of the chewing process...
  30. pmc Areca nut and betel quid chewing among South Asian immigrants to Western countries and its implications for oral cancer screening
    Ajit Auluck
    University of British Columbia, British Columbia Cancer Agency, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Rural Remote Health 9:1118. 2009
    ..In this article, we present an overview of the sociocultural beliefs, knowledge and practices regarding betel quid/areca nut chewing, and discuss its implications for oral cancer screening among this immigrant population...
  31. ncbi Chewing and food consistency: effects on bolus transport and swallow initiation
    Eiichi Saitoh
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, School of Medicine, Fujita Health University, Toyoake, Aichi, Japan
    Dysphagia 22:100-7. 2007
    ..Consuming two-phase foods with both solid and liquid phases may increase the risk of aspiration in dysphagic individuals with impaired airway protective reflexes...
  32. doi Effect of tooth loss on spatial memory and trkB-mRNA levels in rats
    Kaoruko Yamazaki
    Department of Removable Prosthodontics, School of Dentistry, Iwate Medical University, Japan
    Hippocampus 18:542-7. 2008
    ..The results indicated that, in rats, the spatial memory-linked trkB-mRNA was reduced in association with the tooth loss; this supports the hypothesis and suggests that teeth have a role in the prevention of spatial memory impairment...
  33. ncbi Oral health status and treatment satisfaction with mandibular implant overdentures and conventional dentures: a randomized clinical trial in a senior population
    Manal A Awad
    Faculty of Health Sciences, Department of Nursing and Health Services Administration and Environmental Health, University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
    Int J Prosthodont 16:390-6. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare elderly patients' satisfaction and oral health-related quality of life with mandibular two-implant overdentures and conventional dentures...
  34. ncbi Modeling elastic properties in finite-element analysis: how much precision is needed to produce an accurate model?
    David S Strait
    Department of Anthropology, University at Albany, Albany, New York 12222, USA
    Anat Rec A Discov Mol Cell Evol Biol 283:275-87. 2005
    ....
  35. ncbi Effects of soft-diet feeding on synaptic density in the hippocampus and parietal cortex of senescence-accelerated mice
    T Yamamoto
    Oral Health Science Center, Tokyo Dental College, 261 8502, Chiba, Japan
    Brain Res 902:255-63. 2001
    ..The results indicated that soft-diet feeding after weaning period reduces synaptic formation in the cerebral cortex and impairs the ability of spatial learning in adulthood...
  36. ncbi Effects of mastication on mandibular growth evaluated by microcomputed tomography
    Akiko Enomoto
    Department of Orthodontics, Showa University, Tokyo, Japan
    Eur J Orthod 32:66-70. 2010
    It is well known that mastication has a significant influence on mandibular growth and development, but the mechanism behind this effect has not yet been clarified...
  37. doi Mastication of almonds: effects of lipid bioaccessibility, appetite, and hormone response
    Bridget A Cassady
    Department of Foods and Nutrition, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907 2059, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 89:794-800. 2009
    ..This has been attributed to strong satiety properties, increased resting energy expenditure, and limited lipid bioaccessibility...
  38. pmc Volitional control of food transport and bolus formation during feeding
    Jeffrey B Palmer
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, United States
    Physiol Behav 91:66-70. 2007
    ..06). Under the command condition, stage II transport was delayed, and transport to the valleculae was inhibited. Volition alters swallow initiation in both the timing and location of the food bolus relative to the airway...
  39. pmc Comparing factors affecting commencement and cessation of betel quid chewing behavior in Taiwanese adults
    Shue Fang Yap
    Faculty of Dental Hygiene, College of Dental Medicine, Kaohsiung Medical University, Taiwan
    BMC Public Health 8:199. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the risk factors for commencement and cessation of betel quid chewing behaviors in a time-to-event setting...
  40. pmc Spatial memory decline after masticatory deprivation and aging is associated with altered laminar distribution of CA1 astrocytes
    Marina Negrão Frota de Almeida
    Universidade Federal do Para UFPA, Instituto de Ciencias Biologicas, Laboratório de Investigações em Neurodegeneração e Infecção, Hospital Universitário João de Barros Barreto, Belem, PA, Brazil
    BMC Neurosci 13:23. 2012
    ..We investigated the impact of long-term reduced mastication on spatial memory in young, mature and aged female albino Swiss mice by stereological analysis of the laminar ..
  41. doi Forced mastication increases survival of adult neural stem cells in the hippocampal dentate gyrus
    Yuki Akazawa
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Tokushima University Hospital, Tokushima 770 8504, Japan
    Int J Mol Med 31:307-14. 2013
    In this study, we examined the effect of forced mastication on neurogenesis in the hippocampal dentate gyrus (DG) of adult mice. Six-week-old mice were subjected to either a hard or normal diet for 13 weeks...
  42. ncbi Self-reported chewing side preference and its associations with occlusal, temporomandibular and prosthodontic factors: results from the population-based Study of Health in Pomerania (SHIP-0)
    S Diernberger
    Department of Orthodontics, Centre of Oral Health, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    J Oral Rehabil 35:613-20. 2008
    ..Despite replacement of lost teeth not all restorations seemed to support bilateral mastication.
  43. ncbi A comparison of the methods used to determine chewing preference
    J M F Varela
    Department of Stomatology, School of Dentistry, University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    J Oral Rehabil 30:990-4. 2003
    ..Most experts agree that mastication is no exception in that there is a 'preferred chewing side' but the determination of this preference is ..
  44. ncbi Rehabilitation with dental prosthesis can increase cerebral regional blood volume
    Ikuya Miyamoto
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan
    Clin Oral Implants Res 16:723-7. 2005
    ..this experimental study, we hypothesized that dental prosthesis can recover not only the physical condition of mastication system but also the regional brain activity...
  45. ncbi Masticatory function and cognitive function
    Kin ya Kubo
    Seijoh University Graduate School of Health Care Studies, 2 172 Fukinodai, Tokai, Aichi 476 8588, Japan
    Okajimas Folia Anat Jpn 87:135-40. 2010
    ..These findings strongly suggest a link between mastication and neurocognitive function.
  46. doi Functional status of masticatory system, executive function and episodic memory in older persons
    E Scherder
    Institute of Human Movement Sciences, Rijksuniversiteit Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    J Oral Rehabil 35:324-36. 2008
    Findings from human experimental studies suggest that mastication positively influences cognitive function. The participants in those studies were relatively young...
  47. ncbi Cyclic motion of the soft palate in feeding
    K Matsuo
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Johns Hopkins University and Good Samaritan Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Dent Res 84:39-42. 2005
    ..Videofluorographic recordings showed that rhythmic motions of the soft palate during mastication were linked temporally to jaw motion. Soft palate motion occurred in every recording but not in every jaw cycle...
  48. doi Protocol of orofacial myofunctional evaluation with scores
    Cláudia Maria de Felício
    Faculty of Medicine of Ribeirao Preto, University of Sao Paulo, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Ophthalmology and Head and Neck Surgery, Av dos Bandeirantes 3900, Ribeirão Preto 14049 900, SP, Brazil
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 72:367-75. 2008
    ..The protocol validity, reliability of the examiners and agreement between them was analyzed...
  49. ncbi Can oral health promotion help develop masticatory function and prevent dental caries?
    Reiko Sakashita
    Nursing Foundation, College of Nursing Art and Science, University of Hyogo, Japan
    Community Dent Health 23:107-15. 2006
    ..The aims of this study were to evaluate the project's effect on dental caries and masticatory function...
  50. ncbi 1. In vivo aroma release during eating of a model cheese: relationships with oral parameters
    Estelle Pionnier
    Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique, Unité Mixte ENESAD INRA de Recherche sur les Arômes, 17 rue Sully, B P 86510, 21065 Dijon Cedex, France
    J Agric Food Chem 52:557-64. 2004
    ..The aroma release parameters C(max) and AUC (area under the curve) could be related to respiratory and masticatory parameters. In most cases, the same relationships were observed whatever the nature of the aroma compound...
  51. ncbi Mastication-induced modulation of orofacial sensory inputs as seen in the jaw reflex and single neuronal activities in the face primary somatosensory cortex of the rabbit
    Kensuke Yamamura
    Division of Oral Physiology, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, 2 5274 Gakko cho Dori, Niigata 951 8514, Japan
    Arch Oral Biol 52:329-33. 2007
    The aim of the present study was to compare the effect of mastication on non-nociceptive orofacial sensory transmission of the somatosensory pathways and that on the jaw reflex arc...
  52. ncbi Conventional rehabilitation of edentulous patients: the impact on oral health-related quality of life and patient satisfaction
    Janice S Ellis
    School of Dental Sciences, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    J Prosthodont 16:37-42. 2007
    ..This study examined patient satisfaction and oral health-related impacts on the quality of life of patients restored with complete conventional or duplicate dentures...
  53. ncbi The role of periodontal mechanoreceptors in mastication
    Kemal S Türker
    Research Centre for Human Movement Control, University of Adelaide, SA 5005, Australia
    Arch Oral Biol 52:361-4. 2007
    ..It is also important to ensure that there is minimal simultaneous activation of receptor systems other than the periodontal mechanoreceptors. It is also necessary to standardise the method for recording and analysing the response...
  54. ncbi From milk to solids: a reference standard for the transitional eating process in infants and preschool children in Japan
    R Sakashita
    Department of Nursing Physiology and Anatomy, College of Nursing Art and Science, Hyogo, Japan
    Eur J Clin Nutr 58:643-53. 2004
    ..The background for variation and delay in the process are also discussed...
  55. ncbi A two-colour chewing gum test for masticatory efficiency: development of different assessment methods
    M Schimmel
    Division of Gerodontology and Removable Prosthodontics, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Oral Rehabil 34:671-8. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate different assessment methods of a two-colour chewing gum test for masticatory efficiency to determine its validity for research and clinical purposes...
  56. ncbi Coordination of cranial motoneurons during mastication
    Yoshiaki Yamada
    Division of Oral Physiology, Department of Oral Biological Science, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, 2 5274 Gakkocho dori, Niigata 951 8514, Japan
    Respir Physiol Neurobiol 147:177-89. 2005
    b>Mastication is the first stage of digestion and involves several motor processes such as food intake, intra-oral food transport, bolus formation and chewing in its broad sense...
  57. ncbi Chewing pattern in patients with Meige's syndrome
    Marcello M Mascia
    Istituto di Neurologia, Ospedale San Giovanni di Dio, Cagliari, Italy
    Mov Disord 20:26-33. 2005
    ..These abnormalities, similar in type to those encountered in other forms of focal dystonia, may be the expression of an abnormal motor control of basal ganglia over mastication-related movement pattern generators of the brainstem.
  58. ncbi Respiration during feeding on solid food: alterations in breathing during mastication, pharyngeal bolus aggregation, and swallowing
    Koichiro Matsuo
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Johns Hopkins University Hospital, Phipps 160, 600 North Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 104:674-81. 2008
    ..The timing of events during mastication, food transport, pharyngeal bolus aggregation, and swallowing were measured in relation to respiration...
  59. pmc Effect of dental status on changes in mastication in patients with obesity following bariatric surgery
    Anne Espérance Godlewski
    Clermont Universite, Universite d Auvergne, EA 3847, Clermont Ferrand, France
    PLoS ONE 6:e22324. 2011
    ..This study aims to compare modifications of chewing function before and after BS in three groups of obese patients differing in dental status...
  60. ncbi Mastication and swallowing: 1. Functions, performance and mechanisms
    Robert Orchardson
    University of Glasgow Dental School, Glasgow
    Dent Update 36:327-30, 332-4, 337. 2009
    The process of mastication involves movements of the tongue, lips and cheeks as well as the more obvious actions of the teeth and jaws...
  61. doi Modulation of masseteric reflexes by simulated mastication
    S Naser-ud-Din
    Discipline of Physiology and Research Centre for Human Movement Control, School of Molecular and Biomedical Science, University of Adelaide, Australia
    J Dent Res 89:61-5. 2010
    ..mechanoreceptor activation and of excitatory reflexes evoked by muscle spindle activation during simulated mastication. In 28 participants, 1- and 2-N mechanical taps were delivered to the incisor...
  62. ncbi Correlation between feeding methods, non-nutritive sucking and orofacial behaviors
    Ana Paula Magalhães Medeiros
    Faculdade de Medicina de Ribeirao Preto, Universidade de Sao Paulo
    Pro Fono 21:315-9. 2009
    ..The development of oral motor control depends partially on motor and sensory experiences...
  63. ncbi Effect of mastication on functional recoveries after permanent middle cerebral artery occlusion in rats
    Katsuya Kawanishi
    Division of Occlusion and Removable Prosthodontics, Department of Oral Rehabilitation, Health Sciences University of Hokkaido School of Dentistry, Japan
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 19:398-403. 2010
    ..We evaluated whether solid feed is more effective for functional recoveries than liquid feed in rats with ischemic brain injury after permanent middle cerebral artery occlusion (MCAO)...
  64. ncbi Motion of the human mandibular condyle during mastication
    S Miyawaki
    Department of Orthodontics, Okayama University Dental School, Japan
    J Dent Res 80:437-42. 2001
    ..1 mm, and 0.1 mm, respectively). This suggests that, in healthy adults, the condyles at CO are located in a position such that excessive load is not applied to the temporomandibular joint when there are the aforementioned displacements...
  65. ncbi Effect of food size on the movement of the mandibular first molars and condyles during deliberate unilateral mastication in humans
    S Miyawaki
    Department of Orthodontics, Okayama University Dental School, Japan
    J Dent Res 79:1525-31. 2000
    ..such that the mandibular teeth that come into contact with the food open to a height equivalent to that of the food bolus, and that the changes in movement of the other parts of the mandible are minimized, ensuring efficient mastication.
  66. ncbi Degree of particle size breakdown during mastication may be a possible cause of interindividual glycemic variability
    Viren Ranawana
    Functional Food Center, School of Life Sciences, Oxford Brookes University, Headington, Oxford, United Kingdom
    Nutr Res 30:246-54. 2010
    The degree of mastication varies significantly between individuals and may be a cause for the considerable interindividual variation observed in the glycemic response (GR) to a single food...
  67. pmc Effects of respiration on soft palate movement in feeding
    K Matsuo
    Dept of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Dent Res 89:1401-6. 2010
    ..We tested the hypothesis that the frequency and amplitude of soft palate elevation associated with mastication would be reduced during inspiration...
  68. ncbi Coordinated electromyographic activity of the human masseter and temporalis anterior muscles during mastication
    V F Ferrario
    Laboratorio di Anatomia Funzionale dell Apparato Stomatognatico LAFAS, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, Universita degli Studi, Milano, Italy
    Eur J Oral Sci 104:511-7. 1996
    ..In particular, it quantified the within-subject and chewing side repeatability of the muscular pattern...
  69. doi Mastication in patients treated for malignancies in tongue and/or floor of mouth: A 1-year prospective study
    Caroline M Speksnijder
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Prosthodontics, and Special Dental Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, PO Box 85 060, NL 3508 AB Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Head Neck 33:1013-20. 2011
    ..Reduced masticatory function may affect quality of life and food choice. An altered food choice may result in lower intakes for key nutrients and weight loss...
  70. ncbi Intermittency in mastication and apomorphine-induced gnawing
    G E Gerstner
    Department of Biologic and Materials Sciences, University of Michigan School of Dentistry, Ann Arbor 48109 1078, USA
    Physiol Behav 65:569-74. 1998
    Rhythmic behaviors like mastication, gnawing, and locomotion, are characterized by temporal segmentation or intermittency...
  71. doi Assessment of mastication with implications for oral rehabilitation: a review
    Andries Van der Bilt
    Department of Oral Maxillofacial Surgery, Prosthodontics and Special Dental Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Oral Rehabil 38:754-80. 2011
    ..Dry and hard products require more chewing cycles before swallowing than moist and soft foods. More time is needed to break the food and to add enough saliva to form a cohesive bolus suitable for swallowing...
  72. ncbi EMG analysis of trapezius and masticatory muscles: experimental protocol and data reproducibility
    C Sforza
    Functional Anatomy Research Center, Laboratorio di Anatomia Funzionale dell Apparato Stomatognatico, Dipartimento di Morfologia Umana e Scienze Biomediche Città Studi, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Italy
    J Oral Rehabil 38:648-54. 2011
    ....
  73. ncbi Stresses in mandibular cortical bone during mastication: biomechanical considerations using a three-dimensional finite element method
    Masayuki Hirabayashi
    Department of Orthodontics, Nihon University School of Dentistry, Tokyo, Japan
    J Oral Sci 44:1-6. 2002
    This study investigated biomechanical aspects of the action of the biting force during mastication upon the mandibular bone in the lower first molar area...
  74. ncbi Chewing behaviour and bolus formation during mastication of meat with different textures
    Laurence Mioche
    Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique, SRV Theix, 63122 Saint Genes Champanelle, France
    Arch Oral Biol 48:193-200. 2003
    ..activity was recorded from surface electrodes on the elevator muscles (masseter and temporalis) during mastication of cold beef...
  75. ncbi Jaw motion during gum-chewing in children with primary dentition
    Naoko Kubota
    Section of Pediatric Dentistry, Division of Oral Health, Growth, and Development, Kagoshima University Graduate School of Dental Science, Japan
    Cranio 28:19-29. 2010
    This study was undertaken to characterize jaw motion during mastication in children with primary dentition and to compare jaw motion with that in adults. The means and the variances of the traditional parameters for the chewing cycle, i...
  76. doi In vivo aroma release of milk gels of different hardnesses: inter-individual differences and their consequences on aroma perception
    Isabelle Gierczynski
    Unité Mixte de Recherche Flaveur Vision et Comportement du Consommateur, ENESAD INRA UB, 17 rue Sully, BP 86510, 21065 Dijon Cedex, France
    J Agric Food Chem 56:1697-703. 2008
    ..Second, we observed that, during the chewing phase, the aroma was perceived as more intense for the firmer gel and for panelists for whom the aroma release begins during the chewing of the product...
  77. doi Influence of abusive vocal habits, hydration, mastication, and sleep in the occurrence of vocal symptoms in teachers
    Leslie Piccolotto Ferreira
    Department of Foundations to Speech and Hearing Therapy, PUC SP Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo, School of Speech and Hearing Therapy and Post Graduation Program in Speech and Hearing Therapy, Sao Paulo, Brazil 05048 080
    J Voice 24:86-92. 2010
    ..with occupational factors, but there are few studies that analyze the influence of vocal habits, fluid intake, mastication, and sleep on these disorders...
  78. ncbi Category of functional tooth units in relation to the number of teeth and masticatory ability in Japanese adults
    Masayuki Ueno
    Department of Oral Health Promotion, Graduate School, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan
    Clin Oral Investig 14:113-9. 2010
    ..It is important to keep as many natural teeth as possible so that the person's categories of FTUs are mainly composed of natural to natural teeth to maintain better oral function...
  79. ncbi Photoelastic analysis of bone deformation in the region of the mandibular condyle during mastication
    Christophe Meyer
    Department of Maxillofacial Surgery, University Hospital of Strasbourg, France
    J Craniomaxillofac Surg 30:160-9. 2002
    The purpose of this experimental study was to demonstrate the stress patterns arising in the region of the mandibular condyle during mastication.
  80. doi In-mouth mechanisms leading to flavor release and perception
    Christian Salles
    Centre des Sciences du Gout et de l Alimentation, UMR6265 CNRS, UMR1324 INRA, Universite de Bourgogne, Agrosup, Dijon, France
    Crit Rev Food Sci Nutr 51:67-90. 2011
    ..Texture influences the chewing behavior, including mastication and salivation, and in turn, these parameters influence texture perception and bolus formation...
  81. ncbi Masticatory performance and bite force in children with primary dentition
    Maria Beatriz Duarte Gaviao
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, School of Dentistry of Piracicaba, State University of Campinas, Av Limeira 901, Piracicaba, CEP 13414 903 SP, Brazil
    Braz Oral Res 21:146-52. 2007
    ..05). It was concluded that the bite force was not a primary determinant of masticatory performance, and both variables were not dependent on body variables in the studied sample...
  82. doi Intercountry prevalences and practices of betel-quid use in south, southeast and eastern Asia regions and associated oral preneoplastic disorders: an international collaborative study by Asian betel-quid consortium of south and east Asia
    Chien Hung Lee
    Center of Excellence for Environmental Medicine, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Int J Cancer 129:1741-51. 2011
    ..In conclusion, the ABC study reveals the significant cultural and demographic differences contributing to practice patterns of BQ usage and the great health risks that such practices pose in the Asian region...
  83. pmc Betel nut chewing is strongly associated with general and central obesity in Chinese male middle-aged adults
    Wen Yuan Lin
    Department of Family Medicine, China Medical University Hospital, Graduate Institute of Clinical Medical Science, College of Medicine, China Medical University, Taichung, Taiwan
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:1247-54. 2009
    ..Dose-response effects of the association between betel nut consumption and general obesity as well as central obesity were found...
  84. ncbi Effects of soft-diet feeding on BDNF expression in hippocampus of mice
    Tetsu Yamamoto
    Department of Physiology, Tokyo Dental College, 1 2 2 Masago, Mihama ku, Chiba, Japan
    Bull Tokyo Dent Coll 49:185-90. 2008
    ..These results indicate that insufficient mastication activity during development reduces BDNF protein levels in the hippocampus and influences synaptic plasticity ..
  85. doi Detrimental effects of gum chewing on vigilance in children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
    Lara Tucha
    Department of Clinical and Developmental NeuroPsychology, University of Groningen, The Netherlands
    Appetite 55:679-84. 2010
    ..Sustained attention was not affected by gum chewing. Chewing gum, therefore, appears not to improve attentional performance in children with ADHD...
  86. ncbi Soft-diet feeding inhibits adult neurogenesis in hippocampus of mice
    Tetsu Yamamoto
    Department of Physiology, Tokyo Dental College, 1 2 2 Masago, Mihama ku, Chiba 261 8502, Japan
    Bull Tokyo Dent Coll 50:117-24. 2009
    ..These results indicate that insufficient mastication activity during development as well as aging restrains hippocampal neurogenesis in adulthood.
  87. ncbi Influence of tooth-loss and concomitant masticatory alterations on cholinergic neurons in rats: immunohistochemical and biochemical studies
    H Terasawa
    Department of Removable Prosthodontics, Health Sciences University of Hokkaido, School of Dentistry, 1757 Kanazawa, Ishikari Tobetsu, Hokkaido 061 0293, Japan
    Neurosci Res 43:373-9. 2002
    ..05). Taken together, a decrease of oral sensory information may have caused a reduction in the number of ChAT-positive neurons selectively in NDB/MS, which in turn caused a decline of ACh concentrations in the hippocampus...
  88. ncbi ZrO2 three-unit fixed partial dentures: comparison of failure load before and after exposure to a mastication simulator
    W Att
    Department of Prosthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Albert Ludwigs University, Freiburg, Germany
    J Oral Rehabil 34:282-90. 2007
    ..Further assessments are needed before recommending these restorations for daily practice...
  89. ncbi Effects of appetite, BMI, food form and flavor on mastication: almonds as a test food
    J M Frecka
    Department of Foods and Nutrition, Purdue University, 700 West State Street, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Eur J Clin Nutr 62:1231-8. 2008
    ..To investigate the effects of appetitive sensations, body mass index (BMI) and physical/sensory properties of food (almonds) on masticatory indices and resultant pre-swallowing particle sizes...
  90. ncbi Clinical evaluation of mastication: validation of video versus electromyography
    M Hennequin
    EA3847, Universite d Auvergne, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire, Faculte de Chirurgie Dentaire, Clermont Ferrand, France
    Clin Nutr 24:314-20. 2005
    ..This study is a validation of several variables read from standardised video recordings of mastication as indicators of masticatory function.
  91. doi The effect of mastication on occlusal parameters in healthy volunteers
    T Sierpinska
    Department of Prosthodontics, Medical University of Bialystok, Bialystok, Poland
    Adv Med Sci 53:316-20. 2008
    ..To assess possible associations between occlusal parameters and comminution of solid food during chewing in a group of completely dentate subjects...
  92. ncbi Cell-mediated immunity and head and neck cancer: with special emphasis on betel quid chewing habit
    M C Chang
    Biomedical Science Team, Chang Gung Institute of Technology, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Oral Oncol 41:757-75. 2005
    ....
  93. ncbi Validation of video versus electromyography for chewing evaluation of the elderly wearing a complete denture
    E Nicolas
    CHU Clermont Ferrand, Service d Odontologie and Univ Clermont 1, Clermont Ferrand, France
    J Oral Rehabil 34:566-71. 2007
    ..Those two factors make evaluation of mastication difficult with experimental methods...
  94. doi Mastication and late mandibular fracture after surgery of impacted third molars associated with no gross pathology
    Fouad A Al-Belasy
    Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Dean, Faculty of Dentistry, Mansoura University, Mansoura, Egypt
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 67:856-61. 2009
    ..with the null hypothesis that in patients, fully denate or with 1 or 2 teeth missing and older than 25 years, mastication does not affect late mandibular fracture after surgical removal of impacted third molars (M3s) associated with ..
  95. ncbi Circulatory response and autonomic nervous activity during gum chewing
    Yoko Hasegawa
    Division of Oromaxillofacial Regeneration, Course of Integrated Oral Science, Osaka University Graduate School of Dentistry, Yamada oka, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    Eur J Oral Sci 117:470-3. 2009
    b>Mastication has been proven to enhance the systemic circulation, with circulatory responses seeming to be largely regulated by autonomic nervous activity via a more complex regulatory system than those of other activities...
  96. ncbi Adaptation of healthy mastication to factors pertaining to the individual or to the food
    A Woda
    DIDO, Dental Faculty, University of Auvergne, 11 Bd Charles de Gaulle, 63000 Clermont Ferrand, France
    Physiol Behav 89:28-35. 2006
    b>Mastication is a physiological process controlled by the central nervous system and modulated by inputs from the mouth...
  97. pmc Periprandial changes of the sympathetic-parasympathetic balance related to perceived satiety in humans
    Lucien F Harthoorn
    TI Food and Nutrition WCFS, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Eur J Appl Physiol 102:601-8. 2008
    ..In conclusion, after meal ingestion critical physiological alterations reveal a elevated sympathetic tone, which is a potential measure of satiety...
  98. ncbi Betel quid not containing tobacco and oral cancer: a report on a case-control study in Papua New Guinea and a meta-analysis of current evidence
    Steven J Thomas
    Division of Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Bristol, Lower Maudlin Street, Bristol, UK
    Int J Cancer 120:1318-23. 2007
    ..14 (95% CI 1.06, 4.32) in betel quid chewers and in studies that adjusted for smoking the combined OR was 3.50 (95% CI 2.16, 5.65) in betel quid chewers. Preventive efforts should discourage betel quid chewing as well as smoking...
  99. ncbi Influence of impaired mastication on nutrition
    Papa Ibrahima N'gom
    Laboratory of Oro facial Physiology, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Auvergne, Clermont Ferrand, France
    J Prosthet Dent 87:667-73. 2002
    ..The selection of relevant literature was based on Medline queries using the following key words: mastication, nutrition, digestion, diet, and disease risk...
  100. ncbi Evaluation of the effects of mastication and swallowing on gastric motility using electrogastrography
    Yoshitaka Kimura
    Department of Digestive and Cardiovascular Medicine, Institute of Health Biosciences, The University of Tokushima Graduate School
    J Med Invest 53:229-37. 2006
    The influence of mastication and swallowing on gastric motor function was evaluated by electrogastrography (EGG) and abdominal ultrasonography.
  101. ncbi The regulation of masticatory function and food bolus formation
    A Woda
    DIDO, EA 3847, Faculté Dentaire, Universite d Auvergne, Clermont Ferrand, France
    J Oral Rehabil 33:840-9. 2006
    This review emphasizes the following points: 1. The values of the physiological parameters of mastication (number of cycles and total electromyographic activity in the sequence, sequence duration, cycle frequency in the sequence, kinetic ..

Research Grants81

  1. Botulinum toxin in muscles of mastication
    Susan W Herring; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The results will guide clinicians in understanding functional consequences and help to validate clinical rationales for treatment. ..
  2. Nanotechnology Enabled Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Prosthesis
    RAYMOND THOMPSON; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..a collection of medical and dental conditions affecting the temporomandibular joint (TMJ) and/or the muscles of mastication, as well as contiguous tissue structures...
  3. Nanotechnology Enabled Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Prosthesis
    RAYMOND G THOMPSON; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..a collection of medical and dental conditions affecting the temporomandibular joint (TMJ) and/or the muscles of mastication, as well as contiguous tissue structures...
  4. Nanotechnology Enabled Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Prosthesis
    RAYMOND THOMPSON; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..a collection of medical and dental conditions affecting the temporomandibular joint (TMJ) and/or the muscles of mastication, as well as contiguous tissue structures...
  5. Botulinum toxin in muscles of mastication
    Susan Herring; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The results will guide clinicians in understanding functional consequences and help to validate clinical rationales for treatment. ..
  6. EFFICACY OF IMPLANT SUPPORTED DENTURES IN DIABETICS
    Krishan Kapur; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..patient treatment evaluation and patient satisfaction) will be administered to determine perceived changes in mastication, speech, odor, denture hygiene, comfort, security and psychological well-being...
  7. PAIN MODULATED JAW MOTOR FUNCTION
    Christian Stohler; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..5) swallowing, with pain being induced by the infusion of an algesic substance (5% saline) into a) muscles of mastication, b) neck muscles, c) the facial skin, and d) the retromolar mucosa. Infusion of a non-algesic substance (0...
  8. Bc12 regulates osteoclast survival
    Junro Yamashita; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Tooth loss due to periodontitis causes problems in mastication, pronunciation, and esthetics. Rheumatoid arthritis induces joint damage and eventual disability...
  9. Bc12 regulates osteoclast survival
    Junro Yamashita; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Tooth loss due to periodontitis causes problems in mastication, pronunciation, and esthetics. Rheumatoid arthritis induces joint damage and eventual disability...
  10. AMALGAM RESTORATIONS AND PREGNANCY OUTCOMES
    Richard Mitchell; Fiscal Year: 1992
    A small amount of mercury vapor is released from dental amalgam restorations during mastication. This mercury can potentially influence pregnancy outcomes...
  11. AMALGAM RESTORATIONS AND PREGNANCY OUTCOMES
    Richard Mitchell; Fiscal Year: 1993
    A small amount of mercury vapor is released from dental amalgam restorations during mastication. This mercury can potentially influence pregnancy outcomes...
  12. STUDIES IN ORAL PHARYNGEAL REFLEXES
    Louis Goldberg; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..trajectories of these RJM behaviors have characteristics that resemble, respectively, those found during mastication and lapping the awake animal...
  13. STUDIES IN ORAL PHARYNGEAL REFLEXES
    Scott Chandler; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..trajectories of these RJM behaviors have characteristics that resemble, respectively, those found during mastication and lapping the awake animal...
  14. Lysine decarboxylase in periodontitis patients
    Martin Levine; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..especially its Dentally attached (DAT) cells, keratinocytes that are activated by persistent trauma from mastication and oral hygiene...
  15. Lysine decarboxylase in periodontitis patients
    Martin Levine; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..especially its Dentally attached (DAT) cells, keratinocytes that are activated by persistent trauma from mastication and oral hygiene...
  16. Ninth International Conference on the Chemistry and Biology of Mineralized Tissue
    Paul Krebsbach; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..for the activities of normal daily life in locomotion, mineral metabolism, organ protection, respiration, mastication, and proper nutrition and digestion, but the factors and their complex interactions responsible for the ..
  17. RESPIRATORY SYSTEM INTEGRATION BY THE BRAINSTEM
    ALBERT BERGER; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Also, HMs are important in other behaviors including mastication, swallowing (deglutition), sucking, licking, and vocalization...
  18. RESPIRATORY SYSTEM INTEGRATION BY THE BRAINSTEM
    ALBERT BERGER; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Also, HMs are important in other behaviors including mastication, swallowing (deglutition), sucking, licking, and vocalization...
  19. RESPIRATORY SYSTEM INTEGRATION BY THE BRAINSTEM
    ALBERT BERGER; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Also, HMs are important in other behaviors including mastication, swallowing (deglutition), sucking, licking, and vocalization...
  20. RESPIRATORY SYSTEM INTEGRATION BY THE BRAINSTEM
    ALBERT BERGER; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Also, HMs are important in other behaviors including mastication, swallowing (deglutition), sucking, licking, and vocalization...
  21. 8th Conference - Chemistry & Biology Mineralized Tissue
    WILLIAM LANDIS; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The health of bones, cartilage, and teeth is essential for the activities of normal daily life in locomotion, mastication, respiration, digestion and the like, but the factors and their complex interactions responsible for the ..
  22. TONGUE JAW LINKAGES IN FEEDING
    Jeffrey Palmer; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..on natural bite sizes of banana (12 g) and cookie (6 g) to delineate the interactions between respiration, mastication, and swallowing in complete feeding sequences...
  23. TONGUE JAW LINKAGES IN FEEDING
    Jeffrey Palmer; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..on natural bite sizes of banana (12 g) and cookie (6 g) to delineate the interactions between respiration, mastication, and swallowing in complete feeding sequences...
  24. Tongue-Jaw Linkages in Feeding
    Jeffrey Palmer; Fiscal Year: 2005
    The Process Model of Feeding provides an understanding of the inter-related processes of mastication, oral food transport, and swallowing...
  25. TONGUE JAW LINKAGES IN FEEDING
    Jeffrey Palmer; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..on natural bite sizes of banana (12 g) and cookie (6 g) to delineate the interactions between respiration, mastication, and swallowing in complete feeding sequences...
  26. Tongue-Jaw Linkages in Feeding
    Jeffrey Palmer; Fiscal Year: 2004
    The Process Model of Feeding provides an understanding of the inter-related processes of mastication, oral food transport, and swallowing...
  27. TONGUE JAW LINKAGES IN FEEDING
    Jeffrey Palmer; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..on natural bite sizes of banana (12 g) and cookie (6 g) to delineate the interactions between respiration, mastication, and swallowing in complete feeding sequences...
  28. Tongue-Jaw Linkages in Feeding
    Jeffrey Palmer; Fiscal Year: 2003
    The Process Model of Feeding provides an understanding of the inter-related processes of mastication, oral food transport, and swallowing...
  29. TRANSMISSION OF RESPIRATORY DRIVE TO MOTONEURONS
    JACK FELDMAN; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..g., locomotion, mastication, and nystagmus)...
  30. TRANSMISSION OF RESPIRATORY DRIVE TO MOTONEURONS
    JACK FELDMAN; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..g., locomotion, mastication, and nystagmus)...
  31. TRANSMISSION OF RESPIRATORY DRIVE TO MOTONEURONS
    JACK FELDMAN; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..g., locomotion, mastication, and nystagmus)...
  32. TRANSMISSION OF RESPIRATORY DRIVE TO MOTONEURONS
    JACK FELDMAN; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..g., locomotion, mastication, and nystagmus)...
  33. NEURAL SUBSTRATES OF ADAPTIVE JAW MOVEMENT
    Stephen Berry; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..A number of models exist for studying mastication in animal preparations...
  34. TRANSMISSION OF RESPIRATORY DRIVE TO MOTONEURONS
    JACK FELDMAN; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..g., locomotion, mastication, and nystagmus)...
  35. TRANSMISSION OF RESPIRATORY DRIVE TO MOTONEURONS
    JACK FELDMAN; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..g., locomotion, mastication, and nystagmus)...
  36. BONE GROWTH, PERIOSTEAL MIGRATION, AND MUSCLE FUNCTION
    Susan Herring; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..The proposed studies focus on the muscles of mastication using the miniature pig as a model for human jaw function...
  37. BONE GROWTH, PERIOSTEAL MIGRATION, AND MUSCLE FUNCTION
    Susan Herring; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The proposed studies focus on the muscles of mastication using the miniature pig as a model for human jaw function...
  38. BONE GROWTH, PERIOSTEAL MIGRATION, AND MUSCLE FUNCTION
    Susan Herring; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..The proposed studies focus on the muscles of mastication using the miniature pig as a model for human jaw function...
  39. A 3-D Interactive Atlas of the Maxilla, Mandible & TMJ
    William Brown; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..of the joint including the capsular anatomy, innervation, vascularity and the associated muscles of mastication. The viewer will be able to move the annotated joint through all of its movements and observe how the ..
  40. A 3-D Interactive Atlas of the Maxilla, Mandible & TMJ
    William Brown; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..of the joint including the capsular anatomy, innervation, vascularity and the associated muscles of mastication. The viewer will be able to move the annotated joint through all of its movements and observe how the ..
  41. CARIES PREVENTION IN ALASKAN NATIVE INFANTS
    David Grossman; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Furthermore, the cultural practice of per- mastication of solid food for infant feeding amplifies the transmission of oral secretions from adult to child...
  42. CARIES PREVENTION IN ALASKAN NATIVE INFANTS
    David Grossman; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Furthermore, the cultural practice of per- mastication of solid food for infant feeding amplifies the transmission of oral secretions from adult to child...
  43. A 3-D Interactive Atlas of the Maxilla, Mandible & TMJ
    William Brown; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..of the joint including the capsular anatomy, innervation, vascularity and the associated muscles of mastication. The viewer will be able to move the annotated joint through all of its movements and observe how the ..
  44. GROWTH FACTORS AND GINGIVAL FIBROSIS
    Philip Trackman; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..For example, impaired mastication and impaired oral hygiene can result, respectively, in poor nutrition and increased microbial load in the oral ..
  45. MENSTRUAL CYCLE EFFECTS ON TMD PAIN AND OTHER SYMPTOMS
    Linda LeResche; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Temporomandibular disorders (TMD's) are musculoskeletal pain conditions characterized by pain in the muscles of mastication and/or the temporomandibular joint...
  46. GROWTH FACTORS AND GINGIVAL FIBROSIS
    Philip Trackman; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..For example, impaired mastication and impaired oral hygiene can result, respectively, in poor nutrition and increased microbial load in the oral ..
  47. MENSTRUAL CYCLE EFFECTS ON TMD PAIN AND OTHER SYMPTOMS
    Linda LeResche; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Temporomandibular disorders (TMD's) are musculoskeletal pain conditions characterized by pain in the muscles of mastication and/or the temporomandibular joint...
  48. GROWTH FACTORS AND GINGIVAL FIBROSIS
    Philip Trackman; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..For example, impaired mastication and impaired oral hygiene can result, respectively, in poor nutrition and increased microbial load in the oral ..
  49. MENSTRUAL CYCLE EFFECTS ON TMD PAIN AND OTHER SYMPTOMS
    Linda LeResche; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Temporomandibular disorders (TMD's) are musculoskeletal pain conditions characterized by pain in the muscles of mastication and/or the temporomandibular joint...
  50. GROWTH FACTORS AND GINGIVAL FIBROSIS
    Philip Trackman; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..For example, impaired mastication and impaired oral hygiene can result, respectively, in poor nutrition and increased microbial load in the oral ..
  51. MENSTRUAL CYCLE EFFECTS ON TMD PAIN AND OTHER SYMPTOMS
    Linda LeResche; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Temporomandibular disorders (TMD's) are musculoskeletal pain conditions characterized by pain in the muscles of mastication and/or the temporomandibular joint...
  52. GROWTH FACTORS AND GINGIVAL FIBROSIS
    Philip Trackman; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..For example, impaired mastication and impaired oral hygiene can result, respectively, in poor nutrition and increased microbial load in the oral ..
  53. BONE GROWTH, PERIOSTEAL MIGRATION AND MUSCLE FUNCTION
    Susan Herring; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..new methodology will be employed to map the three-dimensional deformation of muscles and ligaments during awake mastication and to test whether buccinator contraction places significant pressure on the alveolar periosteum...
  54. BONE GROWTH, PERIOSTEAL MIGRATION AND MUSCLE FUNCTION
    Susan Herring; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..new methodology will be employed to map the three-dimensional deformation of muscles and ligaments during awake mastication and to test whether buccinator contraction places significant pressure on the alveolar periosteum...
  55. BONE GROWTH, PERIOSTEAL MIGRATION AND MUSCLE FUNCTION
    Susan Herring; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..new methodology will be employed to map the three-dimensional deformation of muscles and ligaments during awake mastication and to test whether buccinator contraction places significant pressure on the alveolar periosteum...
  56. BONE GROWTH, PERIOSTEAL MIGRATION AND MUSCLE FUNCTION
    Susan Herring; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..new methodology will be employed to map the three-dimensional deformation of muscles and ligaments during awake mastication and to test whether buccinator contraction places significant pressure on the alveolar periosteum...
  57. BONE GROWTH, PERIOSTEAL MIGRATION AND MUSCLE FUNCTION
    Susan Herring; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..new methodology will be employed to map the three-dimensional deformation of muscles and ligaments during awake mastication and to test whether buccinator contraction places significant pressure on the alveolar periosteum...
  58. Hormonal Cycles in Women: Effects on TMD Pain & Symptoms
    Linda LeResche; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..and body related to temporomandibular disorders (TMD), a group of painful conditions involving the muscles of mastication and the temporomandibular joint...
  59. Mechanism of Impaired Diabetic Oral Wound Healing
    Dana Graves; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..stresses associated with the oral cavity including bacteria which bathe the mucosal surfaces and forces of mastication, amongst others...
  60. Mechanism of Impaired Diabetic Oral Wound Healing
    Dana T Graves; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..stresses associated with the oral cavity including bacteria which bathe the mucosal surfaces and forces of mastication, amongst others...
  61. PRECISE CONTOL OF TONGUE MOVEMENT
    Stephen Goldberg; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Coordinated tongue movements are needed for eating (mastication and swallowing), drinking, licking (suckling), breathing, grooming and vocalization...
  62. PRECISE CONTOL OF TONGUE MOVEMENT
    Stephen Goldberg; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Coordinated tongue movements are needed for eating (mastication and swallowing), drinking, licking (suckling), breathing, grooming and vocalization...
  63. PRECISE CONTOL OF TONGUE MOVEMENT
    Stephen Goldberg; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Coordinated tongue movements are needed for eating (mastication and swallowing), drinking, licking (suckling), breathing, grooming and vocalization...
  64. PRECISE CONTOL OF TONGUE MOVEMENT
    Stephen Goldberg; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Coordinated tongue movements are needed for eating (mastication and swallowing), drinking, licking (suckling), breathing, grooming and vocalization...
  65. PRECISE CONTOL OF TONGUE MOVEMENT
    Stephen Goldberg; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Coordinated tongue movements are needed for eating (mastication and swallowing), drinking, licking (suckling), breathing, grooming and vocalization...
  66. PROLINE-RICH GLYCOPROTEIN MASTICATORY LUBRICATION
    Lawrence Tabak; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..and/or prosthetic) surfaces in relation to the soft tissues of the mouth leads to difficulty in phonation, mastication and deglutition...
  67. QUANTITATIVE ANALYSIS OF MASTICATORY DYSFUNCTION
    GEOFFREY GERSTNER; Fiscal Year: 1992
    The long term objectives of this proposal are: 1) to create a comprehensive quantified description of mastication in non-diseased human subjects and subjects with specific temporomandibular disorders (TMD) 2, to identify the specific ..
  68. Estrogen and Psychological Stress in TMJD Pain
    David A Bereiter; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..represent a family of conditions that present with pain in the temporomandibular joint (TMJ) and muscles of mastication. Chronic TMJD occurs mainly in young women and is strongly associated with elevated levels of psychological ..
  69. Estrogen and Psychological Stress in TMJD Pain
    DAVID BEREITER; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..represent a family of conditions that present with pain in the temporomandibular joint (TMJ) and muscles of mastication. Chronic TMJD occurs mainly in young women and is strongly associated with elevated levels of psychological ..
  70. Estrogen and Psychological Stress in TMJD Pain
    David A Bereiter; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..represent a family of conditions that present with pain in the temporomandibular joint (TMJ) and muscles of mastication. Chronic TMJD occurs mainly in young women and is strongly associated with elevated levels of psychological ..
  71. Interaction Affecting Craniofacial Muscle Differentiatio
    Drew Noden; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..and anomalies in their development contribute to a wide range of problems in vision, facial expression, mastication, and phonation...
  72. Interaction Affecting Craniofacial Muscle Differentiatio
    Drew Noden; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..and anomalies in their development contribute to a wide range of problems in vision, facial expression, mastication, and phonation...
  73. Interaction Affecting Craniofacial Muscle Differentiatio
    Drew Noden; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..and anomalies in their development contribute to a wide range of problems in vision, facial expression, mastication, and phonation...
  74. Hormonal Cycles in Women: Effects on TMD Pain & Symptoms
    Linda LeResche; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..and body related to temporomandibular disorders (TMD), a group of painful conditions involving the muscles of mastication and the temporomandibular joint...