Effect of Cyclic Tensional Force on Osteogenic Differentiation of Human Periodontal Ligament Stem Cells

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified March 2005 by National Taiwan University Hospital.
Recruitment status was  Recruiting
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
National Taiwan University Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00172744
First received: September 12, 2005
Last updated: October 10, 2007
Last verified: March 2005
  Purpose

The purpose of this study is to observe cyclic tensional force on the osteogenic differentiation of human periodontal ligament stem cells.


Condition
Healthy

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Time Perspective: Prospective

Further study details as provided by National Taiwan University Hospital:

Estimated Enrollment: 20
Study Start Date: April 2005
Estimated Study Completion Date: July 2006
Detailed Description:

This study is to investigate the effect of the cyclic mechanical strain on the osteogenic differentiation of mesenchymal stem cells. Mesenchymal stem cells will be cultured from the periodontal ligament tissue of the premolars extracted due to orthodontic reason.

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   13 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Orthodontic patients who need to have premolars extracted
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00172744

Contacts
Contact: Yi-Jane Chen, MSD 886-2-23123456 ext 6863 LCYC@ha.mc.ntu.edu.tw

Locations
Taiwan
School of Dentistry, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University Terminated
Taipei, Taiwan
School of Dentistry, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University Recruiting
Taipei, Taiwan
Contact: Yi-Jane Chen, MSD    886-2-23123456 ext 6863    LCYC@ha.mc.ntu.edu.tw   
Principal Investigator: Yi-Jane Chen, MSD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
National Taiwan University Hospital
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Yi-Jane Chen, MSD School of Dentistry, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University
  More Information

No publications provided

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00172744     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 9361701291
Study First Received: September 12, 2005
Last Updated: October 10, 2007
Health Authority: Taiwan: Department of Health

Keywords provided by National Taiwan University Hospital:
stem cells
periodontal cells
mechanical stress
differentiation
periodontal ligament

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on September 22, 2014