Periodontology and oral immunology

Principal Investigator

Per-Erik Engström

Senior Lecturer, Associate Professor/Senior Consultant

Periodontal medicine – periodontal disease investigated pari passu with diabetes mellitus and/or rheumatoid arthritis

Pattern recognition, investigating the presence of inflammatory and immunological biomarkers in serum and saliva in subjects with rheumatoid arthritis, diabetes mellitus and periodontal disease to detect similarities in immune patterns for the three diseases.

Members and Collaborations

  • Jeneen Panezai, PhD, postdoc, Department of Dental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Huddinge, Sweden
  • Anders Larsson, Professor, Department of Medical Sciences, Uppsala University, Sweden