Research - Clinical Studies
Clinical Study Title
Pilot Epigenetic and Metabolomic studies to identify new non-invasive biomarkers of periodontal status, periodontal prognosis and cardiovascular risk scores
Description/Purpose of the Study
|IRB Study #:||10-1159|
|Principal Investigator:||Steven Offenbacher, DDS, PhD, MMSc|
You may be eligible to participate if you:
Are 18 years of age and older.
Able and willing to understand and follow study procedures and instructions, and sign informed consent.
Have 6 teeth in functional dentition.
Able to read and understand English.
You should not be in the study if you:
Have a medical contraindication to dental treatment and periodontal therapy.
Have fixed orthodontic appliances.
Require antibiotic prophylaxis prior to dental treatment.
Are pregnant or nursing.