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Immune Culprits Linked to Inflammation and Bone Loss in Gum Disease

News   Oct 18, 2018 | Original Story from the National Institutes of Health.

 
Immune Culprits Linked to Inflammation and Bone Loss in Gum Disease

A new study suggests that periodontal disease is driven by Th17 immune cells, which are triggered by an unhealthy bacterial community. Credit: NIDCR.

 
 
 

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