Melatonin ameliorates periodontitis related inflammatory stress at cardiac left ventricular tissues in rats


KÖSE O. , Bayraktar S. K. , AKYILDIZ K. , ALTIN A. , ARABACI T., YEMENOĞLU H. , ...More

JOURNAL OF PERIODONTOLOGY, vol.91, no.11, pp.1486-1494, 2020 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 91 Issue: 11
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.1002/jper.19-0685
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF PERIODONTOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.1486-1494
  • Keywords: cardiovascular disease(s), experimental periodontitis, matrix metalloproteinase(s), melatonin, oxidative stress, periodontal-systemic disease interactions, ALVEOLAR BONE LOSS, OXIDATIVE STRESS, HEART-FAILURE, ANTIOXIDANT, INDEX, HYPERTROPHY, DYSFUNCTION, MECHANISMS, INDUCTION, DAMAGE

Abstract

BackgroundThe aim of this experimental rat study was to investigate the potential inflammatory effects of periodontitis on cardiac left ventricular tissue and the therapeutic activity of melatonin on these effects.