About Kesavalu N Lakshmyya
University of Florida Term Professor, Adjunct Professor of Oral Biology, College of Dentistry, Member, Center for Translational Research in Neurodegenerative Diseases, College of Medicine. Phone: 352-273-6500 Laboratory: 352-273-6515 Fax: 352-273-6192
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Room D10-23 PO Box 100434
MAIN RESEARCH FOCUS: Role of microRNA in periodontal disease. Association between periodontal disease and cardiovascular disease (Clinical study). Association between periodontal pathogens and atherosclerosis (Basic study). Association between periodontal pathogens and Rheumatoid arthritis (Basic study). Association between periodontal pathogens and Alzheimer’s disease (Basic study). Pathogenesis of Osteonecrosis of Jaw (ONJ).
CURRENT RESEARCH: Role of microRNA in periodontal disease. Association between Periodontal disease and Alzheimer’s disease. Periodontal pathogens invasion, proliferation, and dissemination to systemic tissues/cells. Periodontal pathogens (polybacterial) infection and atherosclerosis. Association between Periodontal disease and rheumatoid arthritis. Association between Periodontal disease and stroke. Periodontal disease and Osteonecrosis of Jaw.