Research Publications of Oral Biology

A. International Publications

1. Fabrication, in vitro and in vivo studies of bilayer composite membrane for periodontal guided tissue regeneration. 2019. J Biomater Appl. Feb;33(7):967-978. doi: 10.1177/0885328218814986. Epub 2018 Dec 3.

2. Developing a synthetic composite membrane for cleft palate repair. J Tissue Eng Regen M, 2019. Apr 11. doi: 10.1002/term.2867

3. Smart Injectable Self-Setting Bioceramics for Dental Applications. Mater. Sci. Eng. C. Vol. 113, Aug 2020, 110956.

4. Synthesis and characterization of bioactive glass fiber-based dental restorative composite. Ceramics International. Vol 46 (13); 21623-21631. 2020

5. Physical, Mechanical, and in vitro biological analysis of bioactive fibers-based dental composite. Journal of Applied Polymer Science. 2020;e50336.https://doi.org/10.1002/app.50336. 2021

B. National Publications: Peer Reviewed & Impact factor

1. Cytological changes in sublingual salivary gland development produced by thyroid hormone. BioMedica,.33 (3):206-210. 2017

2. Effect of thyroid hormone on the histology of rat submandibular salivary gland during postnatal development. JPDA,.27(1):242-47. 2018

3. Unilateral protostylid on buccal surface of permanent maxillary first molar: A rare finding. JPDA., 27(3): 157-160. 2018

4. Angina bullous haemorrhagica: Case report and review of Literature. J Pak Med Assoc. 68(10):1527-1530. 2018

5. Burnout in Post graduate Students enrolled in Basic Dental Sciences. BioMedica,.34(1):38-43, 2018

6. Comparative anatomy and molecular mechanisms involved in rodent salivary gland development. Biomedica,. 34(3) 173-177. 2018

7. Regulation of Transforming Growth Factor-Alpha expression by thyroid hormone during the post-natal development of rat submandibular and sublingual salivary glands. Pakistan J. Zool., vol. 51(2), pp 449-457, 2018

8. Immunohistochemical expression of transforming growth factor-alpha between rat submandibular and sublingual salivary glands during post-natal development. Pakistan J. Zool., vol. 51(3), pp 1099-1103. 2018

9. Outcome-based Dental Education and Identification of Practice Gaps; A Narrative Review. JPDA.,28 (1):41-46. 2019

10. Myokines: Discovery Challenges and Therapeutic Impediments. J Pak Med Assoc. 69(7)1014-17. 2019

11. Proteins regulating salivary and lacrimal flow in xerostomia and dry eye syndrome. JPDA. 28(2) 92-97. 2019

12. Bioactive glass: regeneration in critical size defects in tibia of animal models. JPDA., 28(3):136-142. 2019.

13. Salivary biomarkers of chronic periodontitis. JPDA. 28(4): 197-200. 2019

14. Wnt Signaling pathway in oral lesions. J Pak Med Assoc. 69(11) 1687-1692. 2019

15. Marital status as predictor of stress among postgraduate dental students. J Pak Med Assoc 70(1), 158-161. 2020

16. Ten year presentation pattern of oral premalignant & malignant lesions at a tertiary care hospital of Lahore Pakistan. JKCD, Vol 10. No 1, 98-101. 2020

17. Understanding COVID-19 through the dental lens. Biomedica. 36(COVID19-S2)174-82. 2020

18. Tele dentistry and COVID-19; Today and Tomorrow. Biomedica . 36(COVID19-S2)74-6. 2020

19. Desmosomal Protein Regulation of Oral Mucosal Tissues. J Pak Med Assoc. 70(8) 1425-1431. 2020

20. Herbal Medicines: An Adjunct to Current Treatment Modalities for Periodontal Diseases. Biomedica. 36 (1): 15-22.2020

21. Salivary Interleukin-1? Levels in Chronic Periodontitis Patients after use of Nigella sativa (Kalonji) Oil. JPDA. 29(4):205-210. 2020

22. Effect Of Nigella Sativa (Kalonji) Oil Based Mouthwash On Salivary Matrix Metalloproteinase-8 Levels In Patients With Chronic Periodontitis - A Randomized controlled Trial. Biomedica . 36 (3): 285-90.2020

23. Molecular events in the clinicopathological diagnosis of alveolar osteitis. J Pak Med Assoc. 71(2):508-513. 2021

24. Salivary and imaging-based biomarkers of radiation therapy-induced xerostomia. J Pak Med Assoc.71(3): 938-942.2021

25. Aquaporins; Systemic, Functional and Therapeutic Correlations in Health and Disease. J Pak Med Assoc. 71(4)1228-1233. 2021

26. Non-Surgical Periodontal Therapy Improves Clinical Outcomes in Patients with Chronic Periodontitis Independent of the Use of Nigella sativa or Normal Saline Mouthwash: Randomized Controlled Trial. JPDA. 30(2):79-84. 2021

Accepted for Publications for 2021-22 Upcoming issues

27. Salivary Irisin in patients of chronic periodontitis and healthy individuals: A novel salivary myokine for periodontal disease. J Pak Med Assoc. 2022

28. Evaluation of a Herbal Muco-adhesive Gel for Treatment of Oral Submucous Fibrosis in Wistar Rats. PJZ. 2022