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National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR)
Other / NIH
Observational Model: Case Control
Time Perspective: Prospective
To determine whether the expression of Periostin within the periodontal tissues is affected in periodontal disease progression in-vivo and whether Periostin levels are associated with disease susceptibility.
explore the expression dynamics of Periostin during periodontal healing in healthy and diseased periodontia.
21 Years and older (Adult, Senior)
August 12, 2010
December 2, 2014
Michigan Center for Oral Health Research Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States
† Study has passed its completion date and status has not been verified in more than two years.