Pam Baker – Immunology

Immune response and genetics of alveolar bone loss


Professor Baker’s research interests include the role of the host immune system in alveolar bone loss (T cells, cytokines, MHC); the genetics of susceptibility and resistance to alveolar bone loss; animal models of periodontal disease; host response to bacterial infection (Porphyromonas gingivalis; Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans); and medicinal plants (interactions with the immune system)

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