Gingival crevicular fluid matrix metalloproteinase-13 levels and molecular forms in various types of periodontal diseases


ILGENLI T., VARDAR-SENGUL S., GURKAN A., SORSA T., STACKELBERG S., KOSE T. , ...Daha Fazla

ORAL DISEASES, cilt.12, ss.573-579, 2006 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

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BACKGROUND: The purpose of this study was to evaluate the levels, molecular forms and activation degree of matrix metalloproteinase-13 (MMP-13) in the gingival crevicular fluid (GCF) of patients with periodontal diseases and to correlate these findings with periodontal clinical parameters.