Assessment of Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor and Matrix Metalloproteinase-9 in the Periodontium of Rats Treated With Atorvastatin


Balli U. , Keles G. C. , Cetinkaya B. O. , Mercan U., Ayas B., Erdogan D.

JOURNAL OF PERIODONTOLOGY, cilt.85, sa.1, ss.178-187, 2014 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 85 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2014
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1902/jop.2013.130018
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF PERIODONTOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.178-187

Özet

Background: The aim of this study is to examine, for the first time, the role of systemic and local atorvastatin application on periodontium using histomorphometric and immunohistochemical analysis during and after experimental periodontitis induction with or without the presence of microbial dental biofilm.