How a Microbe Preserves Itself to Promote Gum Disease

A scientific discovery at the University of Louisville uncovers a new mechanism how P. gingivalis, a bacteria responsible for periodontal disease, sabotages the immune system and promotes inflammation for its own survival.   PGGP   The finding of U of L School of Dentistry researcher George Hajishengallis and his team appears in the Feb. 16 …