An unprecedented concept: Nutrigenomics in periodontics
Dr. Maya Mhaske, Shraddha Bhandari, Vivek Rathod
Periodontitis is a ubiquitous chronic inflammatory disease affecting supporting structures of the teeth. Nutrition plays a very significant role in man’s development, health and welfare, therefore nutrition has correlation to the natural resolution of the periodontal diseases. Genes are important in determining the function, but nutrition is able to modify the degree of gene expression A change in dietary pattern represents a promising approach in reducing the risk of aging by modulating gene expression and Prevent Chronic diseases.
Dr. Maya Mhaske, Shraddha Bhandari, Vivek Rathod. An unprecedented concept: Nutrigenomics in periodontics. International Journal of Advanced Research and Development, Volume 3, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 504-506