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Investigation of the genotoxic effect and trace element levels of the nickel-titanium arc-wires used in orthodontic treatment
(Elsevier Ireland Ltd, 2016)
Nickel-titanium alloy arch-wires are the most frequently used biomaterials thanks to their biocompatibility in orthodontic treatment. Despite these properties we have some evidence about carcinogenic, mutagenic and cytotoxic ...
Micronuclei frequencies in oral mucosal cells in patients undergoing nickel-titanium orthodontic archwires therapy
(Elsevier Reland, 2015)
Nickel(Ni)andtitanium(Ti),primarycomponentsoforthodonticappliances,areroutinelyusedinorthodontictreatmentinrecent years.However,littleisknownaboutthepossiblegenotoxiceffects oftheseapplianceswithrespecttochildrenevaluati ...