2011

Topics in Dental Biochemistry

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ISBN: 978-3-540-88115-5 (Print) 978-3-540-88116-2 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiii

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    Pages 1-16

    Necessary Basics: Elements, Isotopes, Ions, Chemical Reactions, Energy Metabolism, and Bacterial Structures

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    Pages 17-27

    Photosynthesis and Sucrose Production

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    Pages 29-44

    The Connective Tissue Extracellular Matrix and Its Major Components

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    Pages 45-63

    Fibrillar and Non-fibrillar Collagens and Integrins

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    Pages 65-80

    Basal Laminas and Epithelia

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    Pages 81-99

    Elastic Fibers and Proteoglycans

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    Pages 101-112

    Collagen Synthesis, Genetic Diseases, and Scurvy

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    Pages 113-128

    The Zincins: Collagen Fiber Processing and Degradation

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    Pages 129-151

    Biological Mineralization

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    Pages 153-173

    Bone Remodeling and Calcium Metabolism

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    Pages 175-201

    Blood Coagulation

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    Pages 203-230

    Saliva

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    Pages 231-258

    Chronic Periodontitis

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    Pages 259-266

    Aggressive Periodontitis

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    Pages 267-283

    Dental Caries

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    Pages 285-297

    Fluoride

  18. Back Matter

    Pages 299-307