Impact of Actinomyces and periapical disease on bisphosphonate related osteonecrosis of the jaw: an animal study using modified rat model with intracortical remodeling


Grant Data
Project Title
Impact of Actinomyces and periapical disease on bisphosphonate related osteonecrosis of the jaw: an animal study using modified rat model with intracortical remodeling
Principal Investigator
Dr Zheng, Liwu   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Professor Zwahlen Roger Arthur   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Seneviratne Chaminda Jayampath   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
24
Start Date
2015-10-01
Completion Date
2017-09-30
Amount
600000
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
BRONJ, Rat, Intracortical remodeling, Periapical disease, Actinomyces
Discipline
Dentistry
Panel
Biology and Medicine (M)
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
17114715
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
2015/2016
Status
On-going
Objectives
2 To assess the significance of oral Actinomyces infection in the etiopathological process of BRONJ. 3 To study the influence of immune status on the development of BRONJ.