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Enamel Organ

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  2. Are there structural alterations in the enamel organ of offspring of rats with alloxan-induced diabetes mellitus? Silva-Sousa, Y.T., Peres, L.C., Foss, M.C. Brazilian dental journal. (2003) [Pubmed]
  3. CK13 in craniopharyngioma versus related odontogenic neoplasms and human enamel organ. el-Sissy, N.A., Rashad, N.A. Eastern Mediterranean health journal = La revue de santé de la Méditerranée orientale = al-Majallah al-ṣiḥḥīyah li-sharq al-mutawassiṭ. (1999) [Pubmed]
  4. Extracellular proteolysis alters tooth development in transgenic mice expressing urokinase-type plasminogen activator in the enamel organ. Zhou, H.M., Nichols, A., Wohlwend, A., Bolon, I., Vassalli, J.D. Development (1999) [Pubmed]
  5. Cbfa1 is required for epithelial-mesenchymal interactions regulating tooth development in mice. D'Souza, R.N., Aberg, T., Gaikwad, J., Cavender, A., Owen, M., Karsenty, G., Thesleff, I. Development (1999) [Pubmed]
  6. Antisense inhibition of AMEL translation demonstrates supramolecular controls for enamel HAP crystal growth during embryonic mouse molar development. Diekwisch, T., David, S., Bringas, P., Santos, V., Slavkin, H.C. Development (1993) [Pubmed]
  7. Antagonistic effects of Smad2 versus Smad7 are sensitive to their expression level during tooth development. Ito, Y., Zhao, J., Mogharei, A., Shuler, C.F., Weinstein, M., Deng, C., Chai, Y. J. Biol. Chem. (2001) [Pubmed]
  8. Early determination and permissive expression of amelogenin transcription during mouse mandibular first molar development. Couwenhoven, R.I., Snead, M.L. Dev. Biol. (1994) [Pubmed]
  9. Altered amelogenin self-assembly based on mutations observed in human X-linked amelogenesis imperfecta (AIH1). Paine, M.L., Lei, Y.P., Dickerson, K., Snead, M.L. J. Biol. Chem. (2002) [Pubmed]
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  11. Localization of epidermal growth factor and its receptor in mandibular molars of the rat prior to and during prefunctional tooth eruption. Wise, G.E., Lin, F., Fan, W. Dev. Dyn. (1992) [Pubmed]
  12. Correlated biochemical and cytochemical studies of nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide phosphatase (NADPase) activity in ameloblasts using structural analogues of NADP. Smith, C.E. J. Histochem. Cytochem. (1981) [Pubmed]
  13. Multi-method analysis of calcium localization in the secretory ameloblast. Eisenmann, D.R., Ashrafi, S., Zaki, A.E. J. Dent. Res. (1982) [Pubmed]
  14. Cytoskeletal gene expression in normal and neoplastic human odontogenic epithelia. Heikinheimo, K., Sandberg, M., Happonen, R.P., Virtanen, I., Bosch, F.X. Lab. Invest. (1991) [Pubmed]
  15. Diffusion of fluoride through the rat enamel organ in vitro. Bawden, J.W., Deaton, T.G., Crenshaw, M.A. J. Dent. Res. (1987) [Pubmed]
  16. Effect of glutaraldehyde and decalcifying agents on acid phosphomonoester hydrolase activity in the enamel organ of the rat incisor: a biochemical study comparing enamel organ with liver. Smith, C.E. J. Histochem. Cytochem. (1980) [Pubmed]
  17. Internalization of amelogenin by dendritic cells of the papillary layer during transition and early maturation stages. Nishikawa, S., Sasaki, F. Histochem. Cell Biol. (1999) [Pubmed]
  18. Role of the enamel organ in limiting fluoride uptake during the maturation phase of enamel development. Bawden, J.W., Deaton, T.G., Crenshaw, M.A. J. Dent. Res. (1982) [Pubmed]
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  20. Ultracytochemical demonstration of ATP-dependent calcium pump in ameloblasts of rat incisor enamel organ. Sasaki, T., Garant, P.R. Calcif. Tissue Int. (1986) [Pubmed]
  21. Perlecan, a basement membrane-type heparan sulfate proteoglycan, in the enamel organ: its intraepithelial localization in the stellate reticulum. Ida-Yonemochi, H., Ohshiro, K., Swelam, W., Metwaly, H., Saku, T. J. Histochem. Cytochem. (2005) [Pubmed]
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  23. Cellular expression of eve1 suggests its requirement for the differentiation of the ameloblasts and for the initiation and morphogenesis of the first tooth in the zebrafish (Danio rerio). Laurenti, P., Thaëron, C., Allizard, F., Huysseune, A., Sire, J.Y. Dev. Dyn. (2004) [Pubmed]
  24. Subcellular localization of beta-catenin and cadherin expression in the cap-stage enamel organ of the mouse molar. Obara, N., Lesot, H. Histochem. Cell Biol. (2004) [Pubmed]
  25. Cytochemical localization of dipeptidyl peptidase II activity in rat incisor tooth ameloblasts. Smid, J.R., Monsour, P.A., Rousseau, E.M., Young, W.G. Anat. Rec. (1992) [Pubmed]
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