Evaluation of h beta D-1 and h beta D-2 Levels in Saliva of Patients with Oral Mucosal Diseases


Kucukkolbasi H. , Kucukkolbasi S., Ayyildiz H. F. , Dursun R., Kara H.

WEST INDIAN MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.62, no.3, pp.230-238, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 62 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Title of Journal : WEST INDIAN MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.230-238

Abstract

Objective: This study aimed to determine a possible correlation between oral mucosal disease and salivary concentrations of the antimicrobial peptides human beta-defensin-1 (h beta D-1) and human beta-defensin-2 (h beta D-2).