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BioMed Research International
Volume 2017, Article ID 8724503, 9 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/8724503
Research Article

Decreased Expression of Semaphorin3A/Neuropilin-1 Signaling Axis in Apical Periodontitis

1Department of Operative Dentistry and Endodontics, Guanghua School and Hospital of Stomatology & Institute of Stomatological Research, Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, China
2Department of Stomatology, The Third Affiliated Hospital of Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, China
3Zhujiang New Town Dental Clinic, Guanghua School and Hospital of Stomatology & Institute of Stomatological Research, Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, China
4Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering Division, Department of Endodontics, Periodontics and Prosthodontics, University of Maryland Dental School, Baltimore, MD, USA
5Key Laboratory of Oral Medicine, Guangzhou Institute of Oral Disease, Stomatology Hospital of Guangzhou Medical University, Guangzhou, China
6Department of Pathology, Guanghua School and Hospital of Stomatology & Institute of Stomatological Research, Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, China
7Center for Stem Cell Biology & Regenerative Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
8Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Maryland Baltimore County, Baltimore County, MD, USA

Correspondence should be addressed to Wei Qin; nc.ude.usys.liam@2iewniq and Zhengmei Lin; nc.ude.usys.liam@mhznil

Received 27 April 2017; Revised 23 September 2017; Accepted 10 October 2017; Published 31 December 2017

Academic Editor: Fabrizio Montecucco

Copyright © 2017 Ying Lin et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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