Dr Danielle Kamato

Institute: The University of Queensland
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Current Project

A novel link between periodontal disease and cardiovascular disease

Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the largest single cause of death in Australia today. Research shows that patients with periodontal disease are almost twice as likely to have heart disease and for many Australians this hits close to home with 23% of all Australians having moderate or severe periodontal disease, while…

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