Saliva concentrations of RANKL and osteoprotegerin in smoker versus non-smoker chronic periodontitis patients


Buduneli N. G. , BIYIKOĞLU B., Sherrabeh S., Lappin D. F.

JOURNAL OF CLINICAL PERIODONTOLOGY, cilt.35, ss.846-852, 2008 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 35 Konu: 10
  • Basım Tarihi: 2008
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1111/j.1600-051x.2008.01310.x
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF CLINICAL PERIODONTOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.846-852

Özet

Objectives: To compare the salivary receptor activator of NF-kappa B ligand (RANKL) and osteoprotegerin (OPG) concentrations in smokers versus non-smokers with chronic periodontitis.