Comparison of BALP, CTX-I, and IL-4 levels around miniscrew implants during orthodontic tooth movement between two different amounts of force

Cesur M. G. , Ozturk V. O. , Afacan B., ŞİRİN F. B. , ALKAN A., Ozer T.

ANGLE ORTHODONTIST, vol.89, no.4, pp.630-636, 2019 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 89 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.2319/071718-520.1
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.630-636
  • Süleyman Demirel University Affiliated: Yes


Objectives: To evaluate the Interleukin-4 (IL-4), bone-specific alkaline phosphatase (BALP), and C-telopeptide of type I collagen (CTX-I) levels in peri-miniscrew crevicular fluid (PMCF) during orthodontic tooth movement between 75 and 150 g of distalization force.