S. Aadil Ahamed, Thamaraiselvan Murugan
S. Aadil Ahamed1, Dr. Thamaraiselvan Murugan2
1Final Year Student, Saveetha Dental College.162, P.h Road, Vellappanchavadi, Chennai-77.
2Senior Lecturer. (Dept of Periodontics) Saveetha Dental College.162, P.H Road, Vellappanchavadi, Chennai-77
Volume - 9,
Issue - 7,
Year - 2016
Periodontitis is one of the most common oral disease that results from host microbial interaction. Conventional therapies are targeting the microbial side of etiology. Current concepts of host modulation therapy targets the host regulatory mechanism in periodontitis. With current knowledge on the periodontal pathogens, the development of periodontal vaccine will be a breakthrough in advancement of periodontal therapy. This review summarises the significance of development of periodontal vaccines, the target for development of periodontal vaccines, limitations and future prospects.
Cite this article:
S. Aadil Ahamed, Thamaraiselvan Murugan. Periodontal Vaccine as Host Modulating Agent in Periodontal Therapy – An Overview. Research J. Pharm. and Tech. 2016; 9(7):972-976. doi: 10.5958/0974-360X.2016.00186.4