The zymographic evaluation of gelatinase (MMP-2 and-9) levels in acute and chronic periapical abscesses


Buzoglu H. D. , ÜNAL H. , Ulger C., Mert S., Kuecuekyildirim S., ER N.

ORAL SURGERY ORAL MEDICINE ORAL PATHOLOGY ORAL RADIOLOGY AND ENDODONTOLOGY, vol.108, no.5, 2009 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 108 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.tripleo.2009.07.014
  • Title of Journal : ORAL SURGERY ORAL MEDICINE ORAL PATHOLOGY ORAL RADIOLOGY AND ENDODONTOLOGY

Abstract

Objective. This study investigated the presence and levels of matrix metalloproteinases (MMP)-2 and -9 in periapical abscesses.