Effect of polyacrylic acid on dentin protease activities

Ozcan S., Seseogullari-Dirihan R., Uctasli M., Tay F. R. , Pashley D. H. , Tezuergil-Mutluay A.

DENTAL MATERIALS, vol.31, no.8, pp.901-906, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 31 Issue: 8
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.dental.2015.04.018
  • Title of Journal : DENTAL MATERIALS
  • Page Numbers: pp.901-906


Objective. This study tested whether treatment of demineralized dentin with polyacrylic acid (PAA) has any activatory or inhibitory activity on dentin matrix metalloproteinases (MMP)s or cathepsin K (CAT-K).