Category: Caroline Genco

Oral Pathogen ‘Hides’ From Immune System: Mechanisms Behind Inflammation and Oral Health

Medscape Caroline Genco, School of Medicine The relationship between oral health and atherosclerosis has become a little clearer with newly published research showing how oral bacteria—the type your dentist has warned you about—contributes to and exacerbates vascular inflammation… Expert quote: “These bacteria make this modifiable lipid A on their surface and this functions as a […]