Comparison of BALP, CTX-I, and IL-4 levels around miniscrew implants during orthodontic tooth movement between two different amounts of force


GEÇGELEN CESUR M., ÖZTÜRK V. Ö. , AFACAN B., ŞİRİN F. B. , Alkan A. , ÖZER T.

Angle Orthodontist, vol.89, no.4, pp.630-636, 2019 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 89 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.2319/071718-520.1
  • Title of Journal : Angle Orthodontist
  • Page Numbers: pp.630-636

Abstract

Objectives: To evaluate the Interleukin-4 (IL-4), bone-specific alkaline phosphatase (BALP), and C-telopeptide of type I collagen (CTX-I) levels in peri-miniscrew crevicular fluid (PMCF) during orthodontic tooth movement between 75 and 150 g of distalization force.