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Frontiers in Immunology


As fundamental processes of immune homeostasis, autophagy, and apoptosis must be maintained to mitigate risk of chronic inflammation and autoimmune diseases. Periodontitis is a chronic inflammatory disease characterized by oral microbial dysbiosis, and dysregulation of dendritic cell (DC) and T cell responses. The aim of this study was to elucidate the underlying mechanisms by which the oral microbe


Apoptosis, Autophagy, Bacteroidaceae Infections, Cells, Cultured, Dendritic Cells, Fimbriae, Bacterial, Forkhead Box Protein O1, Homeostasis, Humans, Porphyromonas gingivalis, Proto-Oncogene Proteins c-akt, Toll-Like Receptor 1, Toll-Like Receptor 2

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