Panagiota G Stathopoulou
Affiliation: University of Louisville
- In vitro modeling of host-parasite interactions: the 'subgingival' biofilm challenge of primary human epithelial cellsBernhard Guggenheim
Institute for Oral Biology, Section for Oral Microbiology and General Immunology, University of Zurich, Plattenstrasse 11, CH 8032 Zurich, Switzerland
BMC Microbiol 9:280. 2009..We use primary human gingival epithelial cells (HGEC) and an in vitro grown biofilm, comprising nine frequently studied and representative subgingival plaque bacteria...
- Porphyromonas gingivalis induce apoptosis in human gingival epithelial cells through a gingipain-dependent mechanismPanagiota G Stathopoulou
Center for Oral Health and Systemic Disease, School of Dentistry, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, USA
BMC Microbiol 9:107. 2009..The oral pathogen Porphyromonas gingivalis has been shown to modulate apoptosis in different cell types, but its effect on epithelial cells remains unclear...
- Epithelial cell pro-inflammatory cytokine response differs across dental plaque bacterial speciesPanagiota G Stathopoulou
Center for Oral Health and Systemic Disease, University of Louisville School of Dentistry, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, USA
J Clin Periodontol 37:24-9. 2010....
- Neutrophils rescue gingival epithelial cells from bacterial-induced apoptosisJohnah C Galicia
University of Louisville School of Dentistry, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
J Leukoc Biol 86:181-6. 2009..By removing P. gingivalis by phagocytosis, neutrophils also protect the host from the harmful effects of its microbial proteases, which degrade inflammatory cytokines and other host molecules...