Project: Ultrastructural and morphometric analysis of hard dental tissues in patients with heritable connective tissue disorders
- project duration
- 01-JAN-04 – 30-SEP-07
- With this project a attempt is made to analyse the clinical, radiographical, and ultrastructural manifestations of the morphological aberrations in the connective tissue of the cranio-facial complex, the dental hard tissues and toothpulp, and the skin in respectively Marfan syndrome and the Ehlers Danlos syndromes. Further evaluation will be made of the validity of these findings as a diagnostic tool in the outlook for affected patients.