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Interface Oral Health Science 2007
Proceedings of the 2nd International Symposium for Interface Oral Health Science, Held in Sendai, Japan, Between 18 and 19 February, 2007
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Since 2002, the Tohoku University Graduate School of Dentistry has proposed “Interface Oral Health Science” as a major theme for next-generation dental research. That theme is based on the innovative concept that healthy oral function is provided by biological and biomechanical harmony among three systems: (1) oral tissues including the teeth, mucosa, bones, and muscles (host); (2) parasitic microorganisms of the oral cavity (parasites); and (3) biomaterials. The concept posits that oral diseases such as dental caries, periodontal disease, and tempo- mandibular disorders should be interpreted as interface diseases that result from disruption of the intact interfaces among these systems. The uniqueness of this concept rests on the fact that it not only encompasses the entire ? eld of dentistry and dental care, but also expands the common ground shared with many other ? elds, including medicine, pharmaceutical science, agriculture, material science, and engineering. Our Graduate School of Dentistry aims to promote advances in dental research and to activate interdisciplinary research with related ? elds by putting interface oral health science into practice. On this basis we organized the First International Symposium for Interface Oral Health in February 2005, with productive discussions stimulated by two special lectures, three symposia, and poster presentations. A monograph titled Interface Oral Health Science that s- marized the contents of the symposium was published in the autumn of 2005 (International Congress Series 1284, Elsevier, Amsterdam). The Second International Symposium was the most recent.


Contents:

Plenary lectures Possibility of bulk glassy and nanogranular alloys as biomedical materials
Akihisa Inoue and Xin Min Wang
Conversion of functions by nanosizing—from osteoconductivity to bone substitutional properties in apatite
Fumio Watari, Atsuro Yokoyama, Michael Gelinsky, Wolfgang Pompe Symposium I: Anniversary symposium Stress and microbial diversity in the oral biofilm
David Beighton
Characterisation of the human oral microbiome and metagenome
William G. Wade
Novel functions of adhesins encoded by gingipain genes of Porphyromonas gingivalis
Koji Nakayama
Implication of immune interactions in bacterial virulence: is Porphyromonas gingivalis an “Invader” or “Stealth Element” in periodontal lesions?
Hidetoshi Shimauchi and Tomohiko Ogawa Symposium II: Biomaterials (1), Novel dental biomaterials Multifunctional low-rigidity b-type Ti–Nb–Ta–Zr system alloys as Biomaterials
Mitsuo Niinomi
Study of in vivo bone tissue engineering
Chongyun Bao, Hongyu Zhou, Wei Li, Yunfeng Li, Hongsong Fan, Jinfeng Yao, Yunmao Liao, and Xingdong Zhang
Toughening of bioabsorbable polymer blend by microstructural modification
Mitsugu Todo and Tetsuo Takayama
Corrosion resistance and biocompatibility of a dental magnetic attachment
Osamu Okuno and Yukyo Takada Symposium III: Biomaterials (2), Scaffold for oral tissue regeneration Developmental genetics of the dentition
Wei-Yuan Yu and Paul Sharpe
Involvement of PRIP, a new signaling molecule, in neuroscience and beyond oral health science
Masato Hirata, Takashi Kanematsu, and Akiko Mizokami
Biomaterials based on mineralised collagen—an artificial extracellular bone matrix
Michael Gelinsky, Anne Bernhardt, Marlen Eckert, Thomas Hanke, Ulla König, Anja Lode, Antje Reinstorf, Corina Vater, Anja Walther, Atsuro Yokoyama, and FumioWatari
Less response of osteocyte than osteoblast to mechanical force: implication of different focal adhesion formation
Teruko Takano-Yamamoto, Hiroshi Kamioka, and Yasuyo Sugawara Section I: Biomechanical-biological interface Mechanical stretch inhibits chondrogenesis through ERK-1/2 phosphorylation in micromass culture
Ichiro Takahashi, Fumie Terao, Taisuke Masuda, Yasuyuki Sasano, Osamu Suzuki and Teruko Takano-Yamamoto
Development of mechanical strain cell culture system for mechanobiological analysis
Taisuke Masuda, Ichiro Takahashi, Aritsune Matsui, Takahisa Anada, Fumihito Arai, Teruko Takano-Yamamoto, and Osamu Suzuki
Regulation of osteoprotegerin and RANKL gene expression by Wnt/b-catenin and bone morphogenetic protein-2 in C2C12 cells
Mari Sato, Aiko Nakashima, Masayuki Nashimoto, Yasutaka Yawaka, and Masato Tamura
Application of electroporation to mandibular explant culture system for gene transfection
Fumie Terao, Ichiro Takahashi, Hidetoshi Mitani, Naoto Haruyama,
Osamu Suzuki, Yasuyuki Sasano, and Teruko Takano-Yamamoto
Effects of initially light and gradually increasing force on orthodontic tooth movement
Ryo Tomizuka, Hiroyasu Kanetaka, Yoshinaka Shimizu, Akihiro Suzuki, Sachiko Urayama, and Teruko Takano-Yamamoto
Biomechanical effect of incisors’ traction using miniscrew implant
Shota Yoshida, Koshi Sato, Toru Deguchi, Kazuhiko Kushima, Takashi Yamashiro, and Teruko Takano-Yamamoto
Periodontal tissue activation by resonance vibration
Makoto Nishimura, Mirei Chiba, Toshiro Ohashi, Masaaki Sato, and Kaoru Igarashi
Mesenchymal stem cells in human wisdom tooth germs
D. Nishihara, Y. Iwamatsu-Kobayashi, M. Hirata, K. Kindaichi, J. Kindaichi, and M. Komatsu
Osteoblast apoptosis by compressive force and its signaling pathway
Mirei Chiba, Yuko Goga, Aya Sato, and Kaoru Igarashi
Effects of a selective cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitor, celecoxib, on osteopenia and increased bone


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ISBN-13: 9784431998402
Publisher: Springer (Springer Japan)
Publication date: October, 2010
Pages: 408
Weight: 623g
Availability: POD
Subcategories: Dentistry
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