JOURNAL OF PERIODONTOLOGY, vol.92, no.6, pp.22-34, 2021 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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JOURNAL OF PERIODONTOLOGY
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experimental periodontitis, kidney, matrix metalloproteinase(s), melatonin, oxidative stress, periodontal‐, systemic disease interactions, OXIDATIVE STRESS, CATHEPSIN-D, TISSUE, PATHOGENESIS, DISEASE, ALPHA, INDEX, MICE
Background Two main aims of this animal study were to inspect the possible effects of periodontitis on the structure and functions of the kidneys and the therapeutic effectiveness of melatonin.