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Pathogenic Factors of P. gingivalis and the Host Defense Mechanisms

By Shigenobu Kimura, Yuko Ohara-Nemoto, Yu Shimoyama, Taichi Ishikawa and Minoru Sasaki

Submitted: April 7th 2011Reviewed: September 15th 2011Published: January 20th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/32150

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Shigenobu Kimura, Yuko Ohara-Nemoto, Yu Shimoyama, Taichi Ishikawa and Minoru Sasaki (January 20th 2012). Pathogenic Factors of P. gingivalis and the Host Defense Mechanisms, Pathogenesis and Treatment of Periodontitis Nurcan Buduneli, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/32150. Available from:

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