- Mature miR-184 as Potential Oncogenic microRNA of Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Tongue
Thian Sze Wong
Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR China
Clin Cancer Res 14:2588-92. 2008
The aim of this study was to evaluate the microRNA expression patterns in squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) of the tongue.
- N-acyl homoserine lactone production by Klebsiella pneumoniae isolated from human tongue surface
Wai Fong Yin
Division of Genetics and Molecular Biology, Institute of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Sensors (Basel) 12:3472-83. 2012
..report the isolation of two AHL-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae strains from the posterior dorsal surface of the tongue of a healthy individual. Spent culture supernatant extracts from K...
- Dual-task motor performance with a tongue-operated assistive technology compared with hand operations
Ashley N Johnson
School of Applied Physiology, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, USA
J Neuroeng Rehabil 9:1. 2012
..control, navigation, and communication in individuals suffering from impairment or disability in hand functions, a Tongue Drive System (TDS) has been developed that allows for real time tracking of tongue motion in an unobtrusive, ..
- Differences in tongue strength across age and gender: is there a diminished strength reserve?
Scott R Youmans
Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, Long Island University, Brooklyn Campus, Brooklyn, NY 11201 5372, USA
Dysphagia 24:57-65. 2009
Maximum tongue strength was investigated and compared to mean swallowing pressure elicited by the anterior tongue to calculate the percentage of maximum tongue strength used during swallowing in 96 participants with normal swallowing, ..
- A novel approach based on computerized image analysis for traditional Chinese medical diagnosis of the tongue
C C Chiu
Institute of Automatic Control Engineering, Feng Chia University, Taichung, Taiwan, ROC
Comput Methods Programs Biomed 61:77-89. 2000
This research is aimed at building a computerized tongue examination system (CTES) based on computerized image analysis for the purpose of quantizing the tongue properties in traditional Chinese medical diagnosis...
- Increased expression of peroxiredoxin 6 and cyclophilin A in squamous cell carcinoma of the tongue
C F Huang
School of Stomatology, Wuhan University, Wuhan, China
Oral Dis 17:328-34. 2011
The aim of this study was to assess the expression levels of two proteins, such as PRDX6 and cyclophilin A (CypA), and to evaluate their relationship with clinicopathologic features and survival in tongue squamous cell carcinomas (TSCCs).
- Cross-modal plasticity revealed by electrotactile stimulation of the tongue in the congenitally blind
PET Centre and CFIN, Aarhus University Hospitals, Aarhus, Denmark
Brain 128:606-14. 2005
..We used PET to study cross-modal plasticity in the congenitally blind, using electrotactile stimulation of the tongue. Blind (n = 6) and sighted blindfolded controls (n = 5) were scanned before and after they were trained to use ..
- Integrating next-generation sequencing and traditional tongue diagnosis to determine tongue coating microbiome
Bioinformatics Division, TNLIST and Department of Automation, Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, China
Sci Rep 2:936. 2012
b>Tongue diagnosis is a unique method in traditional Chinese medicine (TCM). This is the first investigation on the association between traditional tongue diagnosis and the tongue coating microbiome using next-generation sequencing...
- Long chain N-acyl homoserine lactone production by Enterobacter sp. isolated from human tongue surfaces
Wai Fong Yin
Division of Genetics and Molecular Biology, Institute of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Sensors (Basel) 12:14307-14. 2012
..isolate T1-1 from the posterior dorsal surfaces of the tongue of a healthy individual. Spent supernatants extract from Enterobacter sp...
- Measures of tongue function related to normal swallowing
Scott R Youmans
Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, Long Island University, Brooklyn, New York, USA
Dysphagia 21:102-11. 2006
The availability of objective measures of tongue function presents a possible supplement to the clinical dysphagia evaluation...
- Speech listening specifically modulates the excitability of tongue muscles: a TMS study
Dipartimento di Scienze Biomediche e Terapie Avanzate, Sezione di Fisiologia Umana, Universita di Ferrara, Via Fossato di Mortara 17 19, 44100 Ferrara, Italy
Eur J Neurosci 15:399-402. 2002
..that, during speech listening, there is an increase of motor-evoked potentials recorded from the listeners' tongue muscles when the presented words strongly involve, when pronounced, tongue movements...
- Tongue pressure modulation during swallowing: water versus nectar-thick liquids
Catriona M Steele
Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, Toronto, ON M5G 2A2, Canada
J Speech Lang Hear Res 53:273-83. 2010
Evidence of tongue-palate pressure modulation during swallowing between thin and nectar-thick liquids stimuli has been equivocal...
- The effects of lingual exercise on swallowing in older adults
Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
J Am Geriatr Soc 53:1483-9. 2005
..To determine the effects of an 8-week progressive lingual resistance exercise program on swallowing in older individuals, the most "at risk" group for dysphagia...
- Presynaptic (Type III) cells in mouse taste buds sense sour (acid) taste
Yijen A Huang
Department of Physiology and Biophysics, University of Miami School of Medicine, 1600 NW 10th Ave, Miami, FL 33136, USA
J Physiol 586:2903-12. 2008
..These findings may also have implications for other sensory receptors that respond to acids, such as nociceptors...
- Functional MRI assessment of orofacial articulators: neural correlates of lip, jaw, larynx, and tongue movements
GIPSA lab, Département Parole and Cognition, UMR CNRS 5216, Grenoble Universités, France
Hum Brain Mapp 33:2306-21. 2012
..cortical and subcortical regions associated with supralaryngeal motor control, participants produced lip, tongue and jaw movements while undergoing functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI)...
- Development of vocal tract length during early childhood: a magnetic resonance imaging study
Houri K Vorperian
Waisman Center, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53705, USA
J Acoust Soc Am 117:338-50. 2005
..Measurements on lip thickness, hard- and soft-palate length, tongue length, naso-oro-pharyngeal length, mandibular length and depth, and distance of the hyoid bone and larynx from ..
- Reduced tongue pressure against the hard palate on the paralyzed side during swallowing predicts Dysphagia in patients with acute stroke
Department of Cerebrovascular Medicine, National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center, Osaka, Japan
Stroke 41:2982-4. 2010
..The present study investigated the relationship between tongue motor deficits and dysphagia in patients with acute stroke.
- The mushroom-shaped anterolateral thigh perforator flap for subtotal tongue reconstruction
Plastic Surgery Unit, Sant Andrea Hospital, School of Medicine and Psychology, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
Plast Reconstr Surg 132:656-65. 2013
Reconstruction of a functional tongue with proper motility and sensation after subtotal resection is a demanding procedure...
- Epithelial overexpression of BDNF or NT4 disrupts targeting of taste neurons that innervate the anterior tongue
R F Krimm
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Kentucky Medical Center, Lexington, Kentucky 40536 0298, USA
Dev Biol 232:508-21. 2001
..the survival of geniculate ganglion neurons, which provide the sensory afferents for taste buds of the anterior tongue and palate...
- The effects of lingual exercise in stroke patients with dysphagia
William S Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital, Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, Madison, WI 53705, USA
Arch Phys Med Rehabil 88:150-8. 2007
..To examine the effects of lingual exercise on swallowing recovery poststroke...
- Age-related changes in tongue pressure during swallowing
Division of Oromaxillofacial Regeneration, Osaka University Graduate School of Dentistry, 1 8 Yamadaoka, Suita City, Osaka 565 0871, Japan
J Dent Res 89:1097-101. 2010
Although swallowing movement is known to change with aging, age-related differences in the tongue pressure for propelling a bolus from the oral cavity into the pharynx have yet to be investigated in a physiological condition...
- EMMPRIN expression in tongue squamous cell carcinoma
Department of Oral and Maxillfacial Surgery, The Second Affiliated Hospital, Sun Yat Sen University, Guangdong, China
J Oral Pathol Med 38:518-23. 2009
..The aim of this study was to investigate the relationship between clinico-pathologic characteristics and EMMPRIN, and prognostic significance of EMMPRIN expression in human tongue squamous cell carcinoma.
- Analysis of the relations between the shape of the reconstructed tongue and postoperative functions after subtotal or total glossectomy
Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan
Laryngoscope 113:905-9. 2003
..The objective was to investigate the relations of the shape of the reconstructed tongue to postoperative swallowing and speech functions.
- Closing an open-loop control system: vestibular substitution through the tongue
Wicab, Inc, 3510 W Beltline Hwy, Middleton, WI 53562, USA
J Integr Neurosci 2:159-64. 2003
..accelerometer and a brain-machine interface that employs a unique pattern of electrotactile stimulation on the tongue. Moreover, postural stability persists for a period of time after removing the vestibular substitution, after ..
- A comparison of tongue and soft palate squamous cell carcinoma treated by primary surgery in terms of survival and quality of life outcomes
J S Brown
Regional Maxillofacial Unit, University Hospital Aintree, Longmoor Lane, Liverpool L9 7AL, UK
Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 35:208-14. 2006
In the surgical management of oral cancer the resection and reconstruction of the mobile tongue and soft palate are most important if function is to be maintained...
- Classifying EEG signals preceding right hand, left hand, tongue, and right foot movements and motor imageries
Human Motor Control Section, Medical Neurological Branch, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
Clin Neurophysiol 119:2570-8. 2008
..To use the neural signals preceding movement and motor imagery to predict which of the four movements/motor imageries is about to occur, and to access this utility for brain-computer interface (BCI) applications...
- On the origin of internal structure of word forms
P F MacNeilage
Department of Psychology, Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, University of Texas, Austin, TX 78712, USA
Science 288:527-31. 2000
..involve intrasyllabic consonant-vowel (CV) co-occurrence: labial (lip) consonants with central vowels, coronal (tongue front) consonants with front vowels, and dorsal (tongue back) consonants with back vowels...
- The bi-elliptical deformable contour and its application to automated tongue segmentation in Chinese medicine
Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin 150001, China
IEEE Trans Med Imaging 24:946-56. 2005
Automated tongue image segmentation, in Chinese medicine, is difficult due to two special factors: 1) there are many pathological details on the surface of the tongue, which have a large influence on edge extraction; 2) the shapes of the ..
- UPPP combined with radiofrequency thermotherapy of the tongue base for the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea syndrome
Emke van den Broek
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, St Lucas Andreas Hospital, Jan Tooropstraat 164, 1061 AE, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 265:1361-5. 2008
We investigated the outcome of uvulopalatopharyngoplasty (UPPP) combined with radiofrequency thermotherapy of the tongue base (RFTB) in patients with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) with both palatal and retroglossal obstruction, ..
- Improved classification of Orthosiphon stamineus by data fusion of electronic nose and tongue sensors
Sensor Technology and Applications Group STAG, Universiti Malaysia Perlis UniMAP, 01000, Kangar, Perlis, Malaysia
Sensors (Basel) 10:8782-96. 2010
..sources along with freshly prepared samples were discriminated using an electronic nose (e-nose) and an electronic tongue (e-tongue)...
- Cell types and lineages in taste buds
Thomas E Finger
Rocky Mountain Taste and Smell Center, Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO 80262 USA
Chem Senses 30:i54-5. 2005
- Study on the tongue manifestations for the blood-stasis and toxin syndrome in the stable patients of coronary heart disease
Graduate School of China Academy of Chinese Medical Sciences, Beijing, China
Chin J Integr Med 17:333-8. 2011
To explore the tongue manifestations for the blood-stasis and toxin syndrome in the stable patients of coronary heart disease (CHD) according to the acute cardiovascular events (ACEs) in one-year follow-up which based on the pathogenesis ..
- Downregulation of Dlx5 and Dlx6 expression by Hand2 is essential for initiation of tongue morphogenesis
Department of Craniofacial Biology, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
Development 138:2249-59. 2011
..The connective tissue of the tongue arises from cranial neural crest cell-derived ectomesenchyme within the mandibular portion of the first pharyngeal ..
- [Analysis of studies on pattern recognition of tongue image in traditional Chinese medicine by computer technology]
Xiao qiang Yue
Department of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Changhai Hospital, Second Military Medical University, Shanghai 200433, China
Zhong Xi Yi Jie He Xue Bao 2:326-9. 2004
The article analyzed the contemporary study of pattern recognition of tongue images in traditional Chinese medicine by computer technology from its key sectors...
- Visualization of phosphatidylcholine, lysophosphatidylcholine and sphingomyelin in mouse tongue body by matrix-assisted laser desorption/ionization imaging mass spectrometry
Department of Molecular Anatomy, Hamamatsu University School of Medicine, 1 20 1 Handayama, Higashi ku, Hamamatsu, Shizuoka, 431 3192, Japan
Anal Bioanal Chem 400:1913-21. 2011
The mammalian tongue is one of the most important organs during food uptake because it is helpful for mastication and swallowing. In addition, taste receptors are present on the surface of the tongue...
- Transoral robotic surgery of the tongue base in obstructive sleep Apnea-Hypopnea syndrome: anatomic considerations and clinical experience
Department of Special Surgery, Ear, Nose, and Throat, and Oral Surgery Unit, Ospedale Morgagni Pierantoni, University of Pavia in Forlì, Italy
Head Neck 34:15-22. 2012
The purpose of our work was to describe, through cadaveric dissection, the anatomy of the tongue base with a robotic perspective and to demonstrate the feasibility of this approach in case of tongue base hypertrophy in Obstructive Sleep ..
- A single nucleotide polymorphism in the matrix metalloproteinase-1 and interleukin-8 gene promoter predicts poor prognosis in tongue cancer
Department of Otolaryngology, School of Medicine, Kanazawa University, Takaramachi 13 1, Ishikawa, Japan
Auris Nasus Larynx 35:381-9. 2008
..MMP-1 -1607 2G/2G and IL-8 -251 A/A genotypes enhance transcriptional activity and may be associated with increased risk in malignant tumors. We therefore evaluated the impact of these SNPs in tongue squamous cell carcinoma (SCC).
- Molecular identification of bacteria on the tongue dorsum of subjects with and without halitosis
M P Riggio
Infection and Immunity Research Group, University of Glasgow Dental School, Glasgow, UK
Oral Dis 14:251-8. 2008
Compare the microbial profiles on the tongue dorsum in patients with halitosis and control subjects in a UK population using culture-independent techniques.
- Brain plasticity: 'visual' acuity of blind persons via the tongue
Laboratoire d Etudes des Systèmes Perceptifs et Emotionnels, University Louis Pasteur, 12 rue Goethe, 67000 Strasbourg, France
Brain Res 908:204-7. 2001
..information through a newly developed human-machine interface, with an array of electrical stimulators on the tongue, has been quantified using a standard Ophthalmological test (Snellen Tumbling E)...
- Tongue-jaw linkages in human feeding: a preliminary videofluorographic study
J B Palmer
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Good Samaritan Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21239, U S A
Arch Oral Biol 42:429-41. 1997
Motions of the tongue and jaw are closely coupled during feeding in mammals, but this relation has not been studied in humans...
- Pattern of tongue pressure on hard palate during swallowing
Osaka University Graduate School of Dentistry, Osaka, Japan
Dysphagia 19:259-64. 2004
Contact of the tongue against the hard palate plays an important role in swallowing...
- Mice with a targeted disruption of the neurotrophin receptor trkB lose their gustatory ganglion cells early but do develop taste buds
Creighton University, School of Medicine, Dept of Biomedical Sciences, Omaha, NE 68178, USA
Int J Dev Neurosci 15:563-76. 1997
..These data strongly suggest that the initial-development of many fungiform papillae and taste buds is independent of the specific taste innervation. It remains to be shown why others appear to be more dependent on proper innervation...
- Tongue movements during water swallowing in healthy young and older adults
Catriona M Steele
Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
J Speech Lang Hear Res 52:1255-67. 2009
The purpose of this study was to explore the nature and extent of variability in tongue movement during healthy swallowing as a function of aging and gender...
- Risk factors for the prevalence of porcine cysticercosis in Mbulu District, Tanzania
H A Ngowi
Department of Veterinary Microbiology and Parasitology, Sokoine University of Agriculture, Morogoro, Tanzania
Vet Parasitol 120:275-83. 2004
..This study suggests the need for further studies in order to design and implement effective prevention and control measures for porcine cysticercosis in Mbulu District, Tanzania...
- Activation of polycystic kidney disease-2-like 1 (PKD2L1)-PKD1L3 complex by acid in mouse taste cells
Division of Cell Signaling, Okazaki Institute for Integrative Bioscience, National Institute for Physiological Sciences, National Institutes of Natural Sciences, Okazaki 444 8787, Japan
J Biol Chem 285:17277-81. 2010
..Thus, PKD2L1-PKD1L3-mediated acid-evoked off responses occurred both in HEK293 cells and in native taste cells, suggesting the involvement of the PKD2L1-PKD1L3 complex in acid sensing in vivo...
- Development of spontaneous mouth/tongue movement and related neural activity, and their repression in fetal mice lacking glutamate decarboxylase 67
Obata Research Unit, RIKEN Brain Science Institute, Hirosawa 2 1, Wako Shi, Saitama 351 0198, Japan
Eur J Neurosci 21:173-8. 2005
..At E14, mouth opening and tongue withdrawal were observed independently at frequency of 14/h each...
- Jag2-Notch1 signaling regulates oral epithelial differentiation and palate development
Liam M Casey
Center for Oral Biology and Department of Biomedical Genetics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
Dev Dyn 235:1830-44. 2006
..shelves initially grow vertically from the medial sides of the paired maxillary processes flanking the developing tongue and subsequently elevate and fuse with each other above the tongue to form the intact secondary palate...
- The cells and logic for mammalian sour taste detection
Angela L Huang
Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Departments of Neurobiology and Neurosciences, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093 0649, USA
Nature 442:934-8. 2006
..In the tongue, PKD2L1 is expressed in a subset of taste receptor cells distinct from those responsible for sweet, bitter and ..
- Identification of a phospholipase C beta subtype in rat taste cells
Institute of Physiology, University of Hohenheim, Stuttgart, Germany
Eur J Cell Biol 77:253-61. 1998
..These data indicate that a phospholipase C beta2 isoform mediates a denatonium benzoate-induced second messenger response of taste sensory cells in the circumvallate papillae...
- Sox2 is required for development of taste bud sensory cells
Department of Cell Biology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
Genes Dev 20:2654-9. 2006
Sox2 is expressed in basal epithelial cells of the tongue, with high levels in taste bud placodes, fungiform papillae, and mature taste cells, and low levels in filiform papillae...
- Rapid quantitative assessment of fungiform papillae density in the human tongue
Children s Food Research and Education Unit, Centre for Advanced Food Research, College of Science, Technology and Environment, University of Western Sydney, Australia
Brain Res 1052:196-201. 2005
..Oral Maxillofac. Surg. 55 (1997) 2-13], was measured on the dorsal surface of the anterior tongue of living humans using a digital camera and a videomicroscope...
- Molecular mechanisms of fat preference and overeating
Physiologie de la Nutrition, UMR INSERM U866, Ecole Nationale Supérieure de Biologie Appliquée à la Nutrition et à l Alimentation ENSBANA, Universite de Bourgogne, Dijon, France
Ann N Y Acad Sci 1141:163-75. 2008
..This paper provides a brief overview of postoral regulation of food intake by lipids and then highlights recent data suggesting the existence of a "fatty taste" which might contribute to lipid overeating and hence to the risk of obesity...
- Negative BOLD during tongue movement: a functional magnetic resonance imaging study
ITAB Institute for Advanced Biomedical Technologies, University of Chieti, Chieti, Italy
Neurosci Lett 466:120-3. 2009
..imaging (fMRI) study was to evaluate negative blood oxygen level-dependent (BOLD) signals during voluntary tongue movement...
- Electromyographic activity at the base and tip of the tongue across sleep-wake states in rats
Jackie W Lu
Department of Animal Biology 209E VET, School of Veterinary Medicine and Center for Sleep and Respiratory Neurobiology, University of Pennsylvania, 3800 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6046, USA
Respir Physiol Neurobiol 167:307-15. 2009
..sleep-wake patterns and respiratory modulation of lingual EMG depend on the site of EMG recording within the tongue. In nine chronically instrumented rats, we recorded from 17 sites within the tongue and from the diaphragm across ..
- Pleomorphic lipoma of the tongue
Department of Pathology, Inonu University Medical School, Turkey
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 126:430-1. 2002
- Retinoic acid down-regulates Tbx1 expression and induces abnormal differentiation of tongue muscles in fetal mice
Department of Anatomy and Developmental Biology, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan
Dev Dyn 237:3059-70. 2008
..We investigated the mechanisms underlying the aberrant differentiation of tongue muscles in fetal mice exposed to exogenous RA in utero...
- Morphological evidence of the importance of epithelial tissue during mouse tongue development
Jae Young Kim
Division in Anatomy and Developmental Biology, Department of Oral Biology, Oral Science Research Center, College of Dentistry, BK 21 Project for Medical Sciences, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea
Exp Cell Res 290:217-26. 2003
The morphogenesis of fungiform papillae occurs in a stereotyped pattern on the dorsal surface of the tongue in mice from embryonic day 12 (E12) to E17...
- Handy measurement for tongue motion and coordination with laryngeal elevation at swallowing
Department of Removable Prosthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan
J Oral Rehabil 30:985-9. 2003
At the oral stage of swallowing, the tongue plays a major role and proper tongue performance is necessary to form the bolus and transfer it to the pharynx...
- Taste receptors in the gastrointestinal tract III. Salty and sour taste: sensing of sodium and protons by the tongue
John A DeSimone
Department of Physiology, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia 23298 0551, USA
Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol 291:G1005-10. 2006
..Adaptation to sour arises from the activation of the basolateral sodium-hydrogen exchanger isoform-1 by an increase in intracellular calcium that sustains the tonic phase of the sour taste response...
- Tongue coating and tongue brushing: a literature review
M M Danser
Department of Periodontology, Academic Centre for Dentistry, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Int J Dent Hyg 1:151-8. 2003
The present paper reviews the role of the tongue as a habitat for oral microorganisms and the potential need for tongue cleaning as part of daily oral hygiene. In addition tongue coating is described...
- A review of the advantages of the anterolateral thigh flap in head and neck reconstruction
Jagdeep S Chana
Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, 199 Tung Hwa North Road, Taipei 10591, Taiwan, ROC
Br J Plast Surg 57:603-9. 2004
- N-acyl homoserine lactone-producing Pseudomonas putida strain T2-2 from human tongue surface
Jian Woon Chen
Division of Genetics and Molecular Biology, Institute of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur 50603, Malaysia
Sensors (Basel) 13:13192-203. 2013
..This is the first report of the finding of quorum sensing of P. putida strain T2-2 isolated from the human tongue surface and their quorum sensing molecules were identified.
- Computerized tongue diagnosis based on Bayesian networks
Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin 150001, PR China
IEEE Trans Biomed Eng 51:1803-10. 2004
b>Tongue diagnosis is an important diagnostic method in traditional Chinese medicine (TCM)...
- Tongue movements in feeding and speech
Karen M Hiiemae
Institute for Sensory Research, Department of Bioengineering and Neuroscience, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY 15244 5290, USA
Crit Rev Oral Biol Med 14:413-29. 2003
The position of the tongue relative to the upper and lower jaws is regulated in part by the position of the hyoid bone, which, with the anterior and posterior suprahyoid muscles, controls the angulation and length of the floor of the ..
- Oral and pharyngeal reflexes in the mammalian nervous system: their diverse range in complexity and the pivotal role of the tongue
A J Miller
Department of Growth and Development, School of Dentistry, School of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0438, USA
Crit Rev Oral Biol Med 13:409-25. 2002
..Most of the reflexes affect the diversity of muscles that compose the tongue, which is vital to all stages of feeding and which continually affects the patency of the airway...
- Tongue Base Reduction with Thyro-Hyoido-Pexy (TBRTHP) vs. Tongue Base Reduction with Hyo-Epiglottoplasty (TBRHE) in mild-severe OSAHS adult treatment. Preliminary findings from a prospective randomised trial
ENT and Oral Surgery Unit, Department of Special Surgery, G B Morgagni L Pierantoni Hospital, University of Pavia in Forlì, Forli, Italy
Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 30:144-8. 2010
In a preliminary prospective randomised study, a series of 5 patients submitted to classic Tongue Base Reduction with Hyo-Epiglottoplasty (TBRHE according to Chabolle et al...
- An optimized tongue image color correction scheme
Biometrics Research Center, Department of Computing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Kowloon, Hong Kong
IEEE Trans Inf Technol Biomed 14:1355-64. 2010
..This is a serious problem in computer-aided tongue image analysis because it relies on the accurate rendering of color information...
- The mouse keratin 6 isoforms are differentially expressed in the hair follicle, footpad, tongue and activated epidermis
J A Rothnagel
Department of Biochemistry, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
Differentiation 65:119-30. 1999
..of the K6a transgene paralleled that of the endogenous genes in all K6 expressing tissues, except in the tongue. The K6b transgene was also expressed in these tissues but, in contrast to K6a, was only expressed in suprabasal ..
- Objectified study on tongue images of patients with lung cancer of different syndromes
Department of Oncology, Longhua Hospital, Affiliated to Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Shanghai 200032, China
Chin J Integr Med 17:272-6. 2011
To describe the characteristic of tongue images of patients with lung cancer of different Chinese medicine (CM) syndromes and to reveal the elemental rule on the changes of the tongue images.
- Significance of galectins-1, -3, -4 and -7 in the progression of squamous cell carcinoma of the tongue
Pollianna M Alves
Dentistry Department, State s University of Paraíba, Campina Grande, PB, Brazil
Pathol Res Pract 207:236-40. 2011
..the immunohistochemical expression of galectins-1, -3, -4, and -7 in 65 cases of squamous cell carcinoma of the tongue and to correlate this expression with clinical (disease outcome, metastasis, and clinical stage) and morphological ..
- Saliva and tongue coating pH before and after use of mouthwashes and relationship with parameters of halitosis
Elen de Souza Tolentino
Department of Stomatology, Bauru School of Dentistry, University of Sao Paulo, Bauru, SP, Brazil
J Appl Oral Sci 19:90-4. 2011
The aim of this work was to evaluate saliva and tongue coating pH in oral healthy patients with morning bad breath before and after use of different oral mouthrinses.
- Hyoid and tongue surface movements in speaking and eating
Karen M Hiiemae
Department of Bioengineering and Neuroscience, Institute for Sensory Research, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY 13244 5290, USA
Arch Oral Biol 47:11-27. 2002
The human hyoid moves continuously in feeding, facilitating movements of the tongue surface and the processing and transport of food...
- Surgical aspects of a lower face, mandible, and tongue allotransplantation
Pedro C Cavadas
Department of Reconstructive Surgery, Clinica Cavadas, Valencia, Spain
J Reconstr Microsurg 28:43-7. 2012
..The technical aspects of a composite lower face transplantation including the tongue, floor of the mouth, and most of the mandible are detailed...
- The importance of stromal inflammation in squamous cell carcinoma of the tongue
Department of Medical Biosciences Pathology, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
J Oral Pathol Med 41:379-83. 2012
..SCCHN is a heterogeneous group of tumours including tumours located in the oral cavity, of which the majority is located in the tongue.
- TGF-beta mediated FGF10 signaling in cranial neural crest cells controls development of myogenic progenitor cells through tissue-tissue interactions during tongue morphogenesis
Center for Craniofacial Molecular Biology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
Dev Biol 341:186-95. 2010
..Our study shows that cranial neural crest (CNC) cells give rise to the fibroblastic cells of the tongue skeletal muscle in mice...
- Modeling tongue surface contours from Cine-MRI images
Department of Oral and Craniofacial Biological Sciences, University of Maryland Dental School, Baltimore 21201, USA
J Speech Lang Hear Res 44:1026-40. 2001
This study demonstrated that a simple mechanical model of global tongue movement in parallel sagittal planes could be used to quantify tongue motion during speech...
- Sustained cortical and subcortical neuromodulation induced by electrical tongue stimulation
Joseph C Wildenberg
Neuroscience Training Program, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53705, USA
Brain Imaging Behav 4:199-211. 2010
This pilot study aimed to show that information-free stimulation of the tongue can improve behavioral measures and induce sustained neuromodulation of the balance-processing network in individuals with balance dysfunction...
- A novel murine beta -defensin expressed in tongue, esophagus, and trachea
H P Jia
Departments of Pediatrics, Genetics Ph D Program, and Microbiology, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
J Biol Chem 275:33314-20. 2000
..The peptide shares approximately 40% identity with HBD-2. MBD-4 mRNA was expressed in the esophagus, tongue, and trachea but not in any of 20 other tissues surveyed...
- Effects of two types of tongue strengthening exercises in young normals
Voice, Speech and Language Service and Swallowing Center, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, Ill, USA
Folia Phoniatr Logop 55:199-205. 2003
This pilot study examines the effects of two types of tongue strengthening exercises on tongue function measures of strength and endurance in a group of 31 healthy young subjects...
- Arteriovenous malformations of the tongue: a spectrum of disease
Gresham T Richter
Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Arkansas Children s Hospital, University of Arkansas Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
Laryngoscope 117:328-35. 2007
To examine our vascular anomalies team's experience with tongue arteriovenous malformations (AVM) with specific emphasis on the spectrum on disease and surgical management.
- Can a plantar pressure-based tongue-placed electrotactile biofeedback improve postural control under altered vestibular and neck proprioceptive conditions?
TIMC IMAG Laboratory, University of Grenoble, Faculty of Medicine, La Tronche Cedex, France
Neuroscience 155:291-6. 2008
We investigated the effects of a plantar pressure-based tongue-placed electrotactile biofeedback on postural control during quiet standing under normal and altered vestibular and neck proprioceptive conditions...
- Hemispheric dominance of tongue control depends on the chewing-side preference
Maxillofacial Orthognathics, Graduate School, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Japan
J Dent Res 82:278-83. 2003
..The purpose of this study was to apply BOLD-fMRI to identify brain areas responsible for producing tongue movements and their relation to chewing-side preference in 15 normal right-handed volunteers...
- Vanilloid receptor expression in the rat tongue and palate
M A Kido
Department of Oral Anatomy and Cell Biology, Graduate School of Dental Science, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
J Dent Res 82:393-7. 2003
..Immunohistochemistry revealed that the taste papillae in the tongue and palate are richly innervated by VR1-immunoreactive nerve fibers...
- Morphology and function of the feeding apparatus of Pelusios castaneus (Chelonia; Pleurodira)
Department of Comparative Anatomy and Morphology, Institute of Zoology, University of Vienna, Austria
J Morphol 244:127-35. 2000
..Gross morphological investigations of skull, hyoid, tongue, and connected musculature, as well as scanning electron microscopy of the tongue surface, show typical features ..
- Intra-oral compartment pressures: a biofunctional model and experimental measurements under different conditions of posture
Dentistry Centre, Department of Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Gottingen, Gottingen, Germany
Clin Oral Investig 15:165-76. 2011
- Instrument measurement of lingual force variability reflects tardive tongue dyskinesia
J P Koning
Psychiatric Centre Symfora Group, Utrechtseweg 266, Amersfoort, 3800 DB, The Netherlands
J Med Eng Technol 34:71-7. 2010
Tardive tongue dyskinesia is often under-diagnosed or misdiagnosed. Instrument measurement of lingual force variability may be a valid and reliable method for assessing tardive tongue dyskinesia...
- Burning mouth syndrome as a trigeminal small fibre neuropathy: Increased heat and capsaicin receptor TRPV1 in nerve fibres correlates with pain score
Clinical and Diagnostic Oral Sciences, St Bartholomew s and Royal London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary College, University of London, and Peripheral Neuropathy Unit, Hammersmith Hospital, London, UK
J Clin Neurosci 14:864-71. 2007
..with BMS (n=10) and controls (n=10) were assessed for baseline and post-topical capsaicin pain scores, and their tongue biopsies immunostained for TRPV1, NGF, and structural nerve markers neurofilament and peripherin...
- Tongue pressure patterns during water swallowing
Department of Oral Sciences, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
Dysphagia 25:11-9. 2010
..to be characterised by the sequential elevation of the front, middle, and posterior regions of the dorsum of the tongue. However, the coordinated orchestration of lingual movement is still poorly understood...
- The effects of a chlorhexidine mouthrinse on culturable microorganisms of the tongue and saliva
P K Sreenivasan
Colgate Palmolive Company, Piscataway, NJ 08855, USA
Microbiol Res 159:365-70. 2004
..CHX) mouthrinse and a control rinse on a range of microflora including those implicated in halitosis on the tongue and saliva...
- Evolution of the structure and function of the vertebrate tongue
Shin Ichi Iwasaki
Advanced Research Center, The Nippon Dental University School of Dentistry at Niigata, Japan
J Anat 201:1-13. 2002
..The tongue, which plays a very important role in food intake by vertebrates, exhibits significant morphological variations ..
- Immune cells of the human peripheral taste system: dominant dendritic cells and CD4 T cells
Monell Chemical Senses Center, 3500 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Brain Behav Immun 23:760-6. 2009
..These observations provide a basic anatomical foundation for the immune response in the healthy human tongue as a basis for subsequent disease-related studies, but none of the present data indicate that the immune cell ..
- The T cells in peripheral taste tissue of healthy human adults: predominant memory T cells and Th-1 cells
Monell Chemical Senses Center, 3500 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Chem Senses 35:501-9. 2010
..The T cells stand ready to respond to inflammatory and infectious insults and may play a role in the taste alterations observed during acute and chronic inflammatory states...
- Isolated lingual leishmaniasis
NIOC Medical Education and Research Center, Shiraz University, Iran
J Postgrad Med 51:218-9. 2005
..The lesion was totally excised. The patient was cured completely and is doing well after four years of follow-up, with no medical treatment...
- Matrix metalloproteinases regulate morphogenesis, migration and remodeling of epithelium, tongue skeletal muscle and cartilage in the mandibular arch
J R Chin
Department of Anatomy, University of California, San Francisco 94143 0750, USA
Development 124:1519-30. 1997
We have investigated the role of proteinases in the developmental program of bone, cartilage, tongue muscle and epithelial differentiation and remodeling in the mandibular arch during murine embryogenesis...
- Changes in the lingual muscles of obese rats induced by high-fat diet feeding
Department of Dentistry, Jikei University School of Medicine, 3 25 8 Nishi shimbashi, Minato ku, Tokyo 105 8461, Japan
Arch Oral Biol 55:803-8. 2010
..To elucidate the influences of obesity on the properties and volume of lingual (genioglossus and geniohyoid) muscles in obese rats...
- [Cysticercosis as a rare cause of a tumor of the tongue]
Klinik und Poliklinik Fur Hals, Nasen und Ohrenkrankheiten des Universitätsklinikums Hamburg Eppendorf
Laryngorhinootologie 82:564-7. 2003
This article presents the case of a 19-year-old male patient with cysticercosis in the tongue and the CNS...
- Tactile-'visual' acuity of the tongue in early blind individuals
Daniel Robert Chebat
Chaire de Recherche Harland Sanders, Ecole d Optometrie, Universite de Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Neuroreport 18:1901-4. 2007
This study compares the 'tactile-visual' acuity of the tongue for 15 early blind participants with that of 24 age-matched and sex-matched sighted controls...
- Relationship between maxillofacial morphology and deglutitive tongue movement in patients with anterior open bite
Department of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine and Dentistry, Okayama City, Japan
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 125:160-7. 2004
We reported previously that patients with anterior open bite had tongue tip protrusion, slower movement of the rear part of the dorsal tongue, and earlier closure of the nasopharynx during deglutition...
- Impact of tongue cleansers on microbial load and taste
Department of Periodontology, School of Dentistry, Oral Pathology and Maxillo Facial Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Catholic University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
J Clin Periodontol 31:506-10. 2004
b>Tongue cleaning has been advocated to improve oral malodor and to reduce reinfection of periodontal niches by eliminating tongue coating and/or reducing putrefaction by bacteria.
- Oral thresholds and suprathreshold intensity ratings for free fatty acids on 3 tongue sites in humans: implications for transduction mechanisms
Richard D Mattes
Department of Foods and Nutrition, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907 2059, USA
Chem Senses 34:415-23. 2009
..They reportedly differ in their distribution on the tongue and each has a unique range of ligand specificities...
- The effects of aging on hypoglossal motoneurons in rats
Emilie C Schwarz
Department of Comparative Biosciences, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53706, USA
Dysphagia 24:40-8. 2009
..changes might help explain alterations at the neuromuscular junction and changes in the contractile properties of tongue muscle that have been reported in older rats...