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or·al bi·ol·o·gy

that aspect of biology devoted to the study of biologic phenomena associated with the oral cavity in health and disease (for example, dental caries, mastication, periodontal disease).

or·al bi·ol·o·gy

(ōr'ăl bī-ol'ŏ-jē)
That aspect of biology devoted to the study of phenomena associated with the oral cavity in health and disease (e.g., dental caries, mastication, periodontal disease).

or·al bi·ol·o·gy

(ōr'ăl bī-ol'ŏ-jē)
Aspect of biology devoted to study of biologic phenomena associated with oral cavity in health and disease (e.g., dental caries, mastication, periodontal disease).
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Calabria et al., "Alterations of antioxidant biomarkers and type I collagen deposition in the parotid gland of streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats," Archives of Oral Biology, vol.
Wehrbein, "Osteogenic differentiation of periodontal fibroblasts is dependent on the strength of mechanical strain," Archives of Oral Biology, vol.
Borda, "Differences in the regulatory mechanism of amylase release by rat parotid and submandibular glands," Archives of Oral Biology, vol.
Furuichi, "FGF-2 induces proliferation of human periodontal ligament cells and maintains differentiation potentials of STRO-[1.sup.+]/[CD146.sup.+] periodontal ligament cells," Archives of Oral Biology, vol.
Seymour, "Destructive periodontitis lesions are determined by the nature of the lymphocytic response," Critical Reviews in Oral Biology and Medicine, vol.
The SmartMouth product line utilizes zinc ion technology, which was developed by a professor of oral biology and pathology at the Stony Brook campus of the State University of New York.
1-4: Department of Oral Biology, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Malaya, Malaysia.
([double dagger]) Department of Oral Biology. University of Washington, Seattle, Washington
Fehrnebach is a textbook on oral biology for the dental professional.
Kao will report this discovery in the 46th Annual Conference of the Japanese Association for Oral Biology from September 22-23 and at the 55th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society for Dental Health from October 6-8.