Tag Archives: p. gingivalis

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Periodontal Therapy May Benefit HIV Patients

New research from Case Western Reserve University may soon have physicians recommending periodontal therapy for patients with the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV). The research, published…

The Role of Pathogens in Oral Cancer

New research published in Oral Microbiology suggests that common periodontal pathogen Porphyromonas gingivalis plays an important role in the development of oral squamous cell carcinoma….

Oral Bacteria Become Therapy Resistant

Oral bacterial infection can become resistant to periodontal treatment if not addressed, according to a study in the journal Oral Diseases. The study found that…