Are antimicrobial peptides related to cyclosporine A-induced gingival overgrowth?

TURKOGLU O. , GÜRKAN A. , EMİNGİL G. , AFACAN B., TÖZ H. , Kutukcuer N., ...More

ARCHIVES OF ORAL BIOLOGY, vol.60, no.3, pp.508-515, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 60 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.archoralbio.2014.12.007
  • Title of Journal : ARCHIVES OF ORAL BIOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.508-515


Objective: The aim of the present study was to investigate the effect of cyclosporine-A (CsA) medication on gingival crevicular fluid (GCF) LL-37, human neutrophil peptide (HNP)1-3 and adrenomedullin (ADM) levels.