Investigation of the effect of astaxanthin on alveolar bone loss in experimental periodontitis


Yuce H. B. , ALPAN A. L. , Gevrek F., Toker H.

JOURNAL OF PERIODONTAL RESEARCH, cilt.53, ss.131-138, 2018 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 53 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2018
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1111/jre.12497
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF PERIODONTAL RESEARCH
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.131-138

Özet

Background and ObjectiveAstaxanthin is a keto-carotenoid that has a strong antioxidant effect. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effects of astaxanthin on alveolar bone loss and histopathological changes in ligature-induced periodontitis in rats.