Relationship between interleukin 1α levels in the gingival crevicular fluid in health and in inflammatory periodontal disease and periodontal inflamed surface area: A correlative study

Background: Periodontitis has been suggested as a source of inflammation for pathological changes in distant sites. Interleukin-1 alpha (IL-1α) has shown to have specific roles in inflammation, immunity, tissue breakdown, and tissue homeostasis. This study assessed the correlation of periodontal inf...

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Main Authors: Kalaichelvi Govindarajan, Santhanakrishnan Muthukumar, Suresh Rangarao
Format: Article
Published: Wolters Kluwer Medknow Publications 2015-01-01
Series:Journal of Indian Society of Periodontology
Online Access:;year=2015;volume=19;issue=6;spage=618;epage=623;aulast=