Affiliation: Osaka University
- A sensitive method for detecting Porphyromonas gingivalis by polymerase chain reaction and its possible clinical applicationT Nozaki
Department of Periodontology, Osaka University Graduate School of Dentistry, Suita, Japan
J Periodontol 72:1228-35. 2001..In this study, we attempted to establish and possibly identify the clinical application of a sensitive method to detect Porphyromonas gingivalis (P.g.), one of the putative periodontopathic bacteria related to chronic periodontitis...
- Action Mechanism of Fibroblast Growth Factor-2 (FGF-2) in the Promotion of Periodontal Regeneration in Beagle DogsToshie Nagayasu-Tanaka
Pharmacology Department, Drug Research Center, Kaken Pharmaceutical Co, Ltd, Kyoto, Kyoto, Japan Department of Periodontology, Osaka University Graduate School of Dentistry, Suita, Osaka, Japan
PLoS ONE 10:e0131870. 2015..Therefore, these multifaceted effects of FGF-2 promote new tissue formation at the early regeneration phase, leading to enhanced formation of new bone, cementum, and PDL. ..
- Periodontal disease in a patient with Prader-Willi syndrome: a case reportManabu Yanagita
Department of Periodontology, Division of Oral Biology and Disease Control, Osaka University Graduate School of Dentistry, 1 8 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka 565 0871, Japan
J Med Case Rep 5:329. 2011..The prevalence of Prader-Willi syndrome is estimated to be one in 10,000 to 25,000. However, descriptions of the oral and dental phenotype are rare...
- Human gingival epithelial cells produce chemotactic factors interleukin-8 and monocyte chemoattractant protein-1 after stimulation with Porphyromonas gingivalis via toll-like receptor 2Yutaka Kusumoto
Department of Periodontology, Division of Oral Biology and Disease Control, Osaka University Graduate School of Dentistry, Osaka, Japan
J Periodontol 75:370-9. 2004..In order to investigate the possible activation of HGEC by Pg through Toll-like receptors (TLRs), we analyzed the production of chemotactic factors and the activated nuclear factor-kappa B (NF-kappaB)...