Genes Help Gum-Disease Germ Harm Arteries

Florida researchers say they've discovered four genes that enable a type of gum disease bacterium called Porphyromonas gingivalis to invade and infect artery cells. The finding offers one possible explanation for a possible link between gum disease and heart disease.

Full article from Health Day

BioBOOM Op/Ed: Sorry can't commment much as we have to go floss right now!

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