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What Genetic, General and Oral Health, and Behavioral Factors Contribute to Edentulism?

Edentulism is the end-product of years of poor oral health, with substantial personal, societal, and economic burden. Tracking the multiple factors contributing to this poor oral health outcome will be possible in the AoU database, and could lead to a much more detailed understanding of the genetic and behavioral risk factors involved, including chronic systemic health problems. This is turn may point to specific interventions to alleviate this debilitating condition.

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Select your required Data Item #1, which is most important to your study. This would be an item that needs to be generated and collected from different sources using various procedures, tools, techniques, assays, etc. If not in the current selection, please enter it in the textbox below. Red cell folate level


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