Bioinorganic Chemistry and Applications / 2012 / Article / Fig 1

Research Article

A Comparison of Epithelial Cells, Fibroblasts, and Osteoblasts in Dental Implant Titanium Topographies

Figure 1

A diagrammatic illustration showing the relationship of the interfacial parts between periodontal tissues and an implant (length: 5.7 mm). The relationship between the bone of the alveolar process, the gingival connective tissue and junctional epithelium are shown, at the level where the implants and tissues contact.