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The effect of the PDGF, vitamin D and PTH on osteoblasts derived from patients on chronic bisphosphonate therapy
Objectives. Bisphosphonates consist of a family of pyrophosphate analogues, which are potent inhibitors of bone resorption that are currently being used pharmacologically to treat metastatic bone diseases. Recent evidence ...
Sensitivity of Candida albicans biofilm cells grown on denture acrylic to antifungal proteins and chlorhexidine
Candida albicans cells in a biofilm are resistant to many antifungal agents, however their sensitivity to natural antifungal peptides is unknown. Salivary histatins (Hsts) and defensins (hBDs) are naturally-occurring ...