Accession Number : AD0751570

Title :   1972 Dental Clerkship Research Reports,

Corporate Author : NAVAL DENTAL RESEARCH INST GREAT LAKES ILL

Personal Author(s) : Kozlowski,Gregory G. ; Moody,Robert M. ; Roberson,Ronald R. ; Stetzel,Patrick J.

Report Date : OCT 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 46

Abstract : The report contains the final reports of the research conducted by the Dental Clerks assigned to the Naval Dental Research Institute during the summer of 1972. The project titles are as follows: The prevalence of streptococcus mutans in children; The effect of streptococcus mutans on enamel surfaces as viewed by scanning electron microscopy; The extracellular proteins elaborated by eleven strains of streptococcus mutans cultured in a chemically-defined medium; The ability of various substances to inhibit the enzymatic action of dextransucrase. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*DENTISTRY, NAVAL RESEARCH), REPORTS, STREPTOCOCCUS, CHILDREN, ELECTRON MICROSCOPY, CULTURE MEDIA, CERAMIC COATINGS, ENZYMES, DEXTRAN, TEETH, DISEASES, ELECTROPHORESIS, PROTEINS

Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE