Geplaatst op 26 oktober 2016
Onder andere Prof. dr. Schlagenhauf, Prof. Sorsa & Dr. Körtke zetten de voordelen van het testen van aMMP-8 in de tandheelkunde uiteen voor de vakgebieden diabetes & hart- en vaatziekten.

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“The new BioMarker test method numbers among the first commercially available tests that is also able to produce objective figures for the assessment of a core aspect of the host response to periodontal and periimplant inflammation.” March 2010
Prof. Dr. Ulrich Schlagenhauf
Director of the Department of Periodontology at the University of Würzburg, President of the German Society for Periodontology (DGP), Germany

“Regarding cardiovascular diseases pathologically excessive MMP-8 has been implicated to atherosclerotic plaque destabilization and rupture through it’s capacity to thin the protecting collagenous fibrous cap.“ March 2010
Prof. Timo Sorsa PhD
Department of Cell Biology of Oral Diseases, Institute of Dentistry, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland

“From a cardiological standpoint, careful observation of the status of teeth is gaining more and more significance. Today, we no longer replace heart valves without checking whether the patient has periodontitis.” May 2010
OA PD Dr. med. Heinrich Körtke
Head of the Institute for Applied Telemedicine, Clinic for Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Heart and Diabetes Center North Rhine-Westphalia, Bad Oeynhausen, Germany

“Active-aMMP-8 is an ideal test which is quantitative, highly sensitive and specific, reproducible, and easy to perform” August 2010
Maria Emanuel Ryan, D.D.S., Ph.D.
Professor of Oral Biology and Pathology, Associate Dean for Strategic Planning and External Affairs, Medical Staff University Hospital, Practice Limited to Periodontics, Stony Brook University

Over W.P. van der Schoor

Peter van der Schoor is tandarts implantoloog en docent op het gebied van orale implantologie. Peter geeft sinds 1986 cursussen en voordrachten in binnen- en buitenland en wordt veelvuldig geraadpleegd als trouble shooter voor diverse implantaatsystemen.
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