Genotyping of Streeptococcus mutans by using arbitrarily primed polymerase chain reaction in children, with Down Syndrome


COGULU D. , SABAH E. , Uzel A. , OZKINAY F. F.

ARCHIVES OF ORAL BIOLOGY, vol.51, no.3, pp.177-182, 2006 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 51 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.archoralbio.2005.07.008
  • Title of Journal : ARCHIVES OF ORAL BIOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.177-182

Abstract

Objective: The aim of this study was to compare the caries prevalence between Down Syndrome (DS) and non-DS children and to investigate the difference between the genotypes of Streptococcus mutans (S. mutans) colonized in both DS and non-DS groups.