PROGRESS IN ORTHODONTICS, vol.17, 2016 (SCI-Expanded)
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PROGRESS IN ORTHODONTICS
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
Nanosilver, Biocompatibility, Bracket, Biomaterial science, In vivo, SYSTEMIC SILVER ABSORPTION, SPRAGUE-DAWLEY RATS, ANTIBACTERIAL PROPERTIES, WATER DISINFECTION, NANOPARTICLES, TOXICITY, CYTOTOXICITY, CELLS, GENOTOXICITY, DRESSINGS
Gazi University Affiliated:
Background: Nanosilver particles of which antibacterial and antifungal properties have been shown in various in vitro and in vivo studies are used in many medical and dental fields for the prevention of infection. In this study, it is intended to evaluate the biocompatibility of nanosilver-coated brackets.