The role of matrix metalloproteinases in recurrent tonsillitis


Acioglu E. , Yigit O., Alkan Z., Server E. A. , Uzun H. , Gelisgen R.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC OTORHINOLARYNGOLOGY, cilt.74, ss.535-539, 2010 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 74 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2010
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2010.02.016
  • Dergi Adı: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC OTORHINOLARYNGOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.535-539

Özet

Objective: The aim of this study was to investigate the status of matrix metalloproteinases (MMP-2, MMP-7, MMP-9) and tissue inhibitor of matrix metalloproteinase-1 (TIMP-1) clue to dysregulated turnover of connective tissue matrices in children with recurrent tonsillitis (RT).