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    • Monasterio, Gustavo; Fernández, Baltasar; Castillo, Francisca; Rojas, Carolina; Cafferata, Emilio A.; Rojas, Leticia; Alvarez, Carla; Fernández, Alejandra; Hernández, Marcela; Bravo, Denisse; Vernal Astudillo, Rolando (Wiley-Blackwell, 2019)
      Background: Encapsulation of Porphyromonas gingivalis has been demonstrated as responsible of several host immunological changes, which have been associated with the pathogenesis of periodontitis. Using a murine model of ...
    • Campos-Mora, Mauricio; Contreras-Kallens, Pamina; Gálvez-Jirón, Felipe; Rojas, Masyelly; Rojas, Carolina; Refisch, Aarón; Cerda, Oscar; Pino-Lagos, Karina (Frontiers Media S.A., 2019)
      Copyright © 2019 Campos-Mora, Contreras-Kallens, Gálvez-Jirón, Rojas, Rojas, Refisch, Cerda and Pino-Lagos.Several mechanisms of immune suppression have been attributed to Foxp3+ T regulatory cells (Treg) including modulation ...
    • Rojas, Carolina; García, Michelle P.; Polanco, Alan F.; González Osuna, Luis; Sierra Cristancho, Alfredo José; Melgar Rodríguez, Samanta Azucena; Cafferata Chea, Emilio Alfredo; Vernal Astudillo, Rolando Marcelo (Frontiers Media, 2021)
      Periodontitis is an oral inflammatory disease in which the polymicrobial synergy and dysbiosis of the subgingival microbiota trigger a deregulated host immune response, that leads to the breakdown of tooth-supporting ...
    • Monasterio, Gustavo; Budini, Victoria; Fernández, Baltasar; Castillo, Francisca; Rojas, Carolina; Alvarez, Carla; Cafferata, Emilio A.; Vicencio, Emiliano; Cortés, Bastián I.; Cortez, Cristian; Vernal Astudillo, Rolando (Blackwell Munksgaard, 2019)
      Background and Objective: Over the past few years, the importance of interleukin-22 (IL-22) and T-helper (Th)22 lymphocytes in the pathogenesis of periodontitis has become apparent; however, there are still aspects that ...
    • Reyes, Montserrat; Rojas Alcayaga, Gonzalo; Maturana, Andrea; Aitken Saavedra, Juan; Rojas, Carolina; Ortega, Ana (Medicina Oral, Patologia Oral y Cirugia Bucal, 2015)
      Background: Deregulation of β-catenin is associated with malignant transformation; however, its relationship with potentially malignant and malignant oral processes is not fully understood. The aim of this study was to ...
    • Melgar Rodríguez, Samanta Azucena; Cafferata Chea, Emilio Alfredo; Díaz, Nicolás I.; Peña, Miguel A.; González Osuna, Luis; Rojas, Carolina; Sierra Cristancho, Alfredo José; Cárdenas, Angélica M.; Díaz Zúñiga, Jaime; Vernal Astudillo, Rolando Marcelo (Hindawi, 2021)
      Natural killer T (NKT) cells constitute a unique subset of T lymphocytes characterized by specifically interacting with antigenic glycolipids conjugated to the CD1d receptor on antigen-presenting cells. Functionally, NKT ...
    • Rojas, Leticia; Melgar Rodríguez, Samanta; Díaz Zúñiga, Jaime; Alvarez, Carla; Monasterio, Gustavo; Rojas, Carolina; Carvajal, Paola; Vernal Astudillo, Rolando (Elsevier Ltd, 2018)
      Objective: In Aggregatibacter actinomycetemcomitans, different serotypes have been described based on LPS antigenicity. Mixed infection with the different A. actinomycetemcomitans serotypes is frequent in periodontitis ...