Expressions of bax, bcl-2 and Ki-67 in odontogenic keratocysts (Keratocystic Odontogenic Tumor) in comparison with ameloblastomas and radicular cysts.

Soluk T., MUTLU S., OLGAÇ V.

Turk patoloji dergisi, vol.28, no.1, pp.49-55, 2012 (Scopus) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 28 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.5146/tjpath.2012.01097
  • Journal Name: Turk patoloji dergisi
  • Journal Indexes: Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.49-55
  • Keywords: Bax protein, bcl-2 genes, Ki-67 antigen, Odontogenic cysts, Squamous odontogenic tumor, APOPTOSIS-RELATED FACTORS, IMMUNOHISTOCHEMICAL ANALYSIS, PROLIFERATION, EPITHELIUM, PROTEINS, PATTERNS, FAMILY
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes


Objective: The aim of the study was to determine the apoptotic features and proliferation potential of odontogenic keratocysts compared with ameloblastomas and radicular cysts by analysing the role of bax, bcl-2, and Ki-67.