Promising new target for gum disease treatment identified

Researchers have been searching for ways to prevent, half and reverse periodontitis. In a new report, they describe a promising new target: a component of the immune system called complement. The results, the lead researcher said, “provide proof-of-concept that complement-targeted therapies can interfere with disease-promoting mechanisms.”

Source: http://feeds.sciencedaily.com/~r/sciencedaily/health_medicine/dentistry/~3/Uc4sGBdQW2c/140520142410.htm

about a dentist what is a dentist dental dentist dentists dds dentist

Advertisements
Leave a comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: