Effects of LL-37 on Gingival Fibroblasts: A Role in Periodontal Tissue Remodeling?

Mounting evidence suggests that the host defence peptide, LL-37, plays a role in both inflammation and in wound healing; however, the role of this peptide in the remodeling and maintenance of oral tissues is not yet fully understood. Fibroblasts are the most abundant cell type within the periodontal...

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Main Authors: Maelíosa T. C. McCrudden, Katherine O’Donnell, Chris R. Irwin, Fionnuala T. Lundy
Format: Article
Published: MDPI AG 2018-07-01
Online Access:http://www.mdpi.com/2076-393X/6/3/44