Interleukin-33 Levels in Gingival Crevicular Fluid, Saliva, or Plasma Do Not Differentiate Chronic Periodontitis


Buduneli N. G. , ÖZÇAKA O. , NALBANTSOY A.

JOURNAL OF PERIODONTOLOGY, vol.83, no.3, pp.362-368, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 83 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.1902/jop.2011.110239
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF PERIODONTOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.362-368

Abstract

Background: This study investigates whether gingival crevicular fluid (GCF), saliva, and plasma levels of interleukin-33 (IL-33) can differentiate individuals with chronic periodontitis from individuals with healthy periodontium.