CLINICAL ORAL INVESTIGATIONS, vol.18, no.7, pp.1825-1833, 2014 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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CLINICAL ORAL INVESTIGATIONS
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Animal model, Diabetes, Periodontal disease, Epithelium, Connective tissue, RISK
Diabetes mellitus (DM) is well-established risk factor for periodontal disease. DM can also lead to changes in the number of apoptotic cells in periodontal tissues. The goal of this study was to evaluate apoptosis, depending on DM, in healthy and diseased periodontal soft tissues.