Publications

Scholarly Journals--Published

  • Hassani, H.; Chen, JW; Zhang, W; Hamra, W.: Comparison of Microbial Activity among Infants with or without Using Pre-surgical Naso-Alveolar Molding (PNAM) Appliance. The Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Journal - Manuscript ID CPCJ-17-0077  (06/2020)
  • Xu, S: Chen, JW; Roggenkamp, C; Zhang, W.:  Evaluating Microleakage of a Bioactive Restorative Material. Operative Dentistry. (submitted for publication, June, 2018) (12/2019)
  • Ni, J.; Li, Y.; Zhang, W.; Shu, R.; Zhong, Z.  Sodium Fluoride Causes Oxidative Stress And Apoptosis In Cementoblasts. Chemico-Biological Interactions (2018), doi: 10.1016/ j.cbi.2018.08.021. (08/2018)
  • Ran, Shujun; Sun, Ning; Liu, Yun; Zhang, W; Li, Y.; Wei, Limin; Wang, Jia and Liu, Bin. Fluoride resistance capacity in mammalian cells involves complex global gene expression changes. FEBS Open Bio 7 (2017) 968–980  doi:10.1002/2211-5463.12236 (08/2017)
  • Wang Q, Zhang P, Aprecio R, Zhang D, Li H, Ji N, Mohamed O, Zhang W, Li Y, Ding Y. Comparison of Experimental Diabetic Periodontitis Induced by Porphyromonas gingivalis in Mice. J Diabetes Res. 201620164840203. (08/2016)
  • Moreira, DM.; Oei, J.; Rawls, HR.; Wagner, J.; Chu, L.; Li, Y.; Zhang, W.; Whang, K.: A novel antimicrobial orthodontic band cement with in situ-generated silver nanoparticles. Angle Orthod. 2015 Mar;85(2):175-83. doi: 10.2319/022314-127.1. Epub 2014 Aug 6 (08/2015)
  • Zhou X, Liu X, Li J, Aprecio R M, Zhang W, & Li Y. (2014). Real-time PCR quantification of six periodontal pathogens in saliva samples from healthy young adults. Clin Oral Investig, , . (09/2014) (link)
  • Yang Heng, Aprecio Raydolfo M, Zhou Xiaodong, Wang Qi, Zhang Wu, Ding Yi, Li Yiming. Therapeutic Effect of TSG-6 Engineered iPSC-Derived MSCs on Experimental Periodontitis in Rats: A Pilot Study. PLoS One. 20149(6):1-7. (08/2014)
  • Omar S, Chen J W, Nelson B, Okumura W, & Zhang W. (2014). Fluoride concentration in commonly consumed infant juices. J Dent Child (Chic), 81(1), 20-6. (01/2014)
  • Omar Samah, Jung-Wei Chen, Nelson Bonnie, Okumura Wesley, & Wu Zhang. (2014). Fluoride Concentration in Commonly Consumed Infant Juices. Journal of Dentistry for Children, 81(1), 20-26. (2014) (link)
  • Xin-yi Zhao, W. Zhang, S. Lee, C. Roggenkamp.  The porosities or voids included in composite resin restorations. Advanced Materials Research, 833:349-354, 2014 (2014)
  • Li H, Yang H, Ding Y, Aprecio R, Zhang W, Wang Q, & Li Y. (2013). Experimental periodontitis induced by Porphyromonas gingivalis does not alter the onset or severity of diabetes in mice. J Periodontal Res, 48(5), 582-590. (10/2013) (link)
  • Wang Q, Zhang W, Li H, Aprecio R, Wu W, Lin Y Q, & Li Y M. (2013). Effects of 25-hydroxyvitamin D-3 on cathelicidin production and antibacterial function of human oral keratinocytes. Cell Immunol, 283(1-2), 45-50. (05/2013) (link)
  • W. Zhang, Y. Li. Biofilm contamination in dental unit waterlines-challenges and solutions. Loma Linda University Dentistry, 24:18-24, 2013 (2013)
  • H. Li, Y. Yang, R. Ding, R. Aprecio, W. Zhang, Q. Wang, Y. Li.  Experimental periodontitis induced by Porphyromonas gingivalis does not alter the onset or severity of diabetes in mice. J. Periodontal Res. 2013 (2013)
  • Sun H T, Yang J Y, Kawashima N, Li Y M, Zhang W, & Wang P. (2012). A Brief Comparison of Curricula at Dental Schools in China and Japan. Journal of Dental Education, 76(6), 765-773. (06/2012)
  • H. Sun, J. Yang, N, Kawashima, Y. Li, W. Zhang, P. Wang. Abrife comparison of curricula at dental schools in China and Japan. J.Dent Edu 76:756-773, 2012 (2012)
  • Martinez-Mier, E.A.; Cury, J.; Heliman J; Katz, B.P.; Levy; S.M.; Li, Y.; Maguire, A.; Margineda, J.; O’Mullane, D.; Phantumvanit, P.; Soto, A.E.; Stookey, G.K.; Villa, A.; Wefel, J.S.; Whitford, G.M.; Zero, D.T.; Zhang, W. and Zohouri, V.:  Development of gold standard ion-selective electrode based methods for fluoride analysis.  Caries Res. 2011; 45:3-12. (01/2011)
  • Martinez-Mier E A, Cury J A, Heilman J R, Katz B P, Levy S M, . . . Zohouri V. (2011). Development of Gold Standard Ion-Selective Electrode-Based Methods for Fluoride Analysis. Caries Research, 45(1), 3-12. (2011) (link)
  • Zhang, W.; Sturman, P.; Khoie, R.N. and Li,.Y. Citrisil in controlling bacteria opportunistic pathogen contamination in DUWLs. Dental Products Report, 45(2):76-84, Feb, 2011 (2011)
  • Li Y, Lee S, Hujoel P, Su M, Zhang W, Arambula M, Rothen M, Su L, Mueller G, Kim J. Prevalence and severity of gingivitis in American adults. Am J Dent 23:9-13, 2010. (10/2010)
  • Li Y, Lee S, Hujoel P, Su M, Zhang W, . . . DeVizio W. (2010). Prevalence and severity of gingivitis in American adults. , 23(1), 9-13. (02/2010)
  • Li Y M, Lee S, Hujoel P, Su M F, Zhang W, . . . DeVizio W. (2010). Prevalence and severity of gingivitis in American adults. American Journal of Dentistry, 23(1), 9-13. (02/2010)
  • Zhao, X.; Zhang, W.; Lee, SS.; Roggenkamp, C; lu, M.; Li, Y.  In vitro observation on porosities or voids inclusion in resin composite restorations.  Zhonghua Kou Qiang Yi Xue Za Zhi, 45:39-43, 2010. (2010)
  • Stephens, J; Zhang, W; Richardson, P. Microbial Contamination of Eyewash Stations. CDHA Journal, Vol 25No.1:19-20, 2010  (2010)
  • Li, Y.; Lee, S.S.; Hujoel,P.; Hujoel, Su, M.; Zhang, W.; Kim. J.; Zhang, Y.; Devizio, W.  Prevalence and Severity of Gingivitis in American Adults.  Am J Dent 23:9-13, 2010. (2010)
  • Wang, Q.; Yang, J.; Zhang, W.; Khoie, R.; Li, Y.; Zhu, J.; Chen, Z.  Manufacture and cytotoxicity of a lead-free piezoelectric ceramic as a bone substitute-Consolidation of porous lithium sodium potassium niobate by cold isostatic pressing. International Journal of Oral Science, 1(2): 87-92, 2009. 06/2009 (10/2009)
  • Wang Q, Yang J, Zhang W, Khoie R, Li Y M, Zhu J G, & Chen Z Q. (2009). Manufacture and Cytotoxicity of a Lead-free Piezoelectric Ceramic as a Bone Substitute-Consolidation of Porous Lithium Sodium Potassium Niobate by Cold Isostatic Pressing. International Journal of Oral Science, 1(2), 99-104. (06/2009)
  • Chen, H.; Wang, J.; Zhang, W.; Lee, S.; Zhang, X.; Kim, J. and Li. Comparison of visual and electronic tooth shade measurement. Zhejiang Medical Journal, 31:1-5, 2009. 05/2009 (05/2009)
  • Lee, S.S.; Aprecio, R.M.; Zhang, W.; Arambula, M.; Wilkins, K.B.; Stephens, J.A.; Kim, J.S. and Li, Y. Antiplaque/Antigingivitis Efficacy and Safety of a Cetylpyridinium Chloride/Zinc Gluconate Mucoadhesive Gel: Results of a 6-Month Clinical Trial, Compend Contin Educ Dent 2008;29:302-12. 12/2008 (12/2008)
  • Chen, H.; Ding, X.; Zhang, X.; Zhang, W.; Li, Y. and Lee, S.S.: Effects of toothpaste with fluoride on enamel remineralization of extracted teeth. Stomatology, 28(10), Oct. 2008. (10/2008)
  • Lee, S.S., Lu, H., Zhang, W., Vandervoort, C., Kim, J. and Y. Li.   Effect of Home-Use Bleaching Gels on Enamel Gloss and Roughness. IADR Toronto, Abstract # 1029. July, 2008. (07/2008)
  • Chen, H.; Ding, X.; Zhang, X.; Zhang, W.; Li, Y. and Lee, S.S.:  Effect of bleaching on enamel remineralization and color changes of extracted adolescent teeth. J Med Res 37(6):35-38, June, 2008. (2008)
  • Zhang, W., Onyango, O., Lin, Z., Lee, S.S., Li, Y. :Evaluation of SteriloxTM for controlling microbial contamination, reducing biofilm and endotoxin in dental water.  Compendium, 28(11):586-592. 11/2007 (11/2007)
  • Lee, SS; Zhang, W; Li Y. "Halitosis Update: A review of Causes, diagnoses, and treatments." CDR Journal 35.4 (2007): 259-267. (04/2007)
  • Chen, H.; Ding, X.; Zhang, X.; Zhang, W.; Li, Y. and Lee, S.S.:  In vitro antimicrobial potential of 5 Chinese herb toothpastes. Chinese J of Microbiology, 19(4), 351-353, Aug, 2007. (2007)
  • Sean Lee; Wu Zhang; Harvey Lee, Yiming Li. "Tooth Whitening in Children and Adolescents: A Literature Review." Pediatric Dentistry 27.5 (2005): 362-368. (07/2005 - 06/2006)
  • Lee, S.S.; Zhang, W; Li, Y.; Evaluation of antimicrobial potential of 14 natural herbal dentifrices using an in vitro diffusion method.  JADA 135:1133-1141, 2004 12/2004 (12/2004)
  • Zhang, W.; Torabinejad, M.; Li, Y:  Evaluation of cytotoxicity of MTAD using the MTT tetrazolium method.  J Endo. (10):654-657, 2003 12/2003 (12/2003)
  • Turner, C.H.; Hinckley, W.R.; Wilson, M.E.; Zhang, W.; Dunipace, A.: Combined effects of Diets with Reduced calcium and phosphate and increased fluoride intake on vertebral bone strength and histology in rats.  Calcif Tissue Int 69:51-57, 2001 12/2001 (12/2001)
  • Li, Y.; Liang, C.; Slemenda, C.; Ji, R.; Sun, S.; Cao, J.; Ma, F.; Wu, Y.; Ying, B.; Zhang, Y.; Gao, S.; Liao, M.; Zhang, W.; Cao, S.; Niu, S.; Johnston, C.; Katz, B.; Effect of long-term fluoride in drinking water on risks of bone fractures.  J. Bone Res. 16:932-939, 2001. 12/2001 (12/2001)
  • Dunipace, A.J.; Brizendine, E.J.; Wilson M.E.; Zhang, W.; Wilson, C.; Katz, B.P.; Kafrawy, A. and Stookey, G.K.: Effect of chronic fluoride exposure in uremic rats.  Nephron 78: 96-103, 1998 (1998)
  • Dunipace, A.J.; Brizendine, E.J.; Wilson M.E.; Zhang, W.; Katz, B.P.; and Stookey, G.K.: Chronic fluoride exposure does not cause detrimental, extraskeletal effect of chronic fluoride exposure in nutritionally-deficient rats.  J. Nutrition 128: 1392-1400, 1998. (1998)
  • Turner, C.H.; Garetto, L.P.; Dunipace, A.J.; Zhang, W.; Wilson M.E.; Grynpas, M.D.; Chachra, D.; McClintock, R. and Peacock, M.: Fluoride treatment increased serum IGF-1, bone turnover, and bone mass, but not bone strength, in rabbits.  Calcified Tissue International 61:77-83, 1997. (1997)
  • Jackson, R.D.; Kelly, S.A.; Noblitt, T.W.; Zhang, W.; Wilson, M.E.; Dunipace, A.J.; Li, Y.; Katz, B.P.; Brizendine, E.J.; Stookey, G.K.: Lack of effect of long-term fluoride ingestion on blood chemistry and frequency of sister chromatid exchange in human lymphocytes.  Environment & Molecular Mutagenesis 29:265-271, 1997 (1997)

Scholarly Journals--Submitted

  • Ni, J.; Zhong, Z.; Zhang, W.; Shu, R.; Li, Y.  Fluoride-Resistant Fibroblasts prevent fluoride- induced oxidative stress and apoptosis. Environmental Toxicology and Pharmacology (submitted for publication, August, 2018) (08/2018)

Abstract

  • (PEER REVIEWED) Zhong, Z.; Torres, Gina R.; Savignano, R.; Zhang, W. and Li, Y.   Effect of Dietary Calcium Deficiency on Craniofacial Bone in Mice. J Dent Res. Vol. 97 (Special Issue A), Abstract # 0334, March 2018. (03/2018 - Present)
  • (PEER REVIEWED) Ni, J.; Zhong, Z.; Zhang, W.; Shu, R.; Li, Y.  Sodium Fluoride Causes Oxidative Stress And Apoptosis In Cementoblasts. J Dent Res. Vol. 97 (Special Issue A), Abstract # 0904, March, 2018. (03/2018 - Present)
  • (PEER REVIEWED) Aprecio, RM.; Zhong, Z.; Zhang, W.; Lee, s.; Piper, A.; Campbell-Beachler, M. and Li, Y.: Effect of Two disclosure Solutions Bacteria of Dental Plaque. J Dent Res. Vol. 97 (Special Issue A), Abstract # 01053, March, 2018. (03/2018 - Present)
  • (PEER REVIEWED) Lombere, Mindy; Wang, Hanmin; Huisken-Hill, Alse; Zhong, Zhe; Zhang, W and Unternaehrer-Hamm, Juli:  Therapeutic applications of GMSCS in periodontitis: Optimizing osteogenic differentiation. California Institute of Regenerative Medicine (CIRM)-Poster, July, 2017. (06/2017 - Present)
  • (PEER REVIEWED) Zhong, Z.; Sheng, MH, Lau, K.; Baylink, DJ.; Zhang, W. and  Li, Y. Responses of Mouse Mandible to Calcium Deficiency at Different Ages. J Dent Res. Vol. 96 (Special Issue A), Abstract # 0813, March 2017. (03/2017 - Present)
  • (PEER REVIEWED) Shi, Y.; Kwon SR.; Zhang W.; Zhong Z.; Sui S.; Oyoyo U. and Li, Y.: Enamel Microhardness and Lesion Depth Change after Artificial Demineralization. J Dent Res. Vol. 96 (Special Issue A), Abstract # 0694, March 2017. (03/2017 - Present)
  • (PEER REVIEWED) Wang, Q.; Zhang, D.; Aprecio, RM.; Zhang, W.; Li, Y.: Mouse models of experimental diabetic periodontitis induced by Porphyromonas gingivalis. J Dent Res. Vol. 95 (Special Issue B), Abstract # 0562, June 2016. (06/2016 - 2016)
  • (PEER REVIEWED) Zhong, Z.; Zhang, W.; Zhu, B.; Li Y. Cellular Responses of Fluoride-Resistant Fibroblasts To High Fluoride Concentrations. J Dent Res. Vol. 95 (Special Issue A), Abstract # 0503, March 2016. (03/2016 - Present)
  • (PEER REVIEWED) Zhang, W.; Mohamed, O.; Sarrami, S.; Danso, R.; Whang, K.; Rawls, H.; Li Y.: Cytotoxicity Evaluation of Oxirane/Acrylate Resins. J Dent Res. Vol. 95 (Special Issue A), Abstract # 0599, March 2016. (03/2016 - Present)
  • (PEER REVIEWED) Aprecio, RM.; Suprono, M.; Zhang, W.; Laserna, M.; Fernando, E.; Mohamed, O.; Zhong, Z.; J Lee, Y. Wu and Y. Li. Efficacy of Benzalkonium Chloride against Biofilm-Producing Microorganisms in Dental Unit Waterlines. J Dent Res. Vol. 95 (Special Issue A), Abstract # 1022, March 2016. (03/2016 - Present)
  • (PEER REVIEWED) Mohamed, O; Aprecio, R; Laserna, M; Meng, M; Tao, D; Cheng, L; Leyman, J; Wu, Y; Zhang, W. and Li, Y.: Efficacy of different herbal mouthrinses against selected oral microorganisms. J Dent Res. Vol. 95 (Special Issue A), Abstract # 1201, March 2016. (03/2016 - Present)
  • (PEER REVIEWED) Liu, B.; Wei, L.; Aprecio, R.; Liu, X.; Zhang, W.; Jiang, W.; Zhong, Z.; and Li, Y.:  Clcn2 in L929 cells resistant to high concentrations of fluoride. Vol. 94 (Special Issue A), Abstract # 1003, March 2015. (03/2015 - Present)
  • (PEER REVIEWED) Aprecio R., Zhang, W.; Oyoyo, U and Li, Y.:  Efficacy of Dental Irrigants and Combinations Against E. faecalis and C. albicans. J Dent Res. Vol. 94 (Special Issue A), Abstract # 1185, March 2015. (03/2015 - Present)
  • (PEER REVIEWED) Zhang, D.; Wang, Q.; Zhang, W.; Aprecio, R.; Wei, X.; Liu; X.and Li, Y.:  25-hydroxyvitamin D3 Mediates RAGE Signaling in Human Oral Keratinocytes. Vol. 94 (Special Issue A), Abstract # 16985, March 2015. (03/2015 - Present)
  • (PEER REVIEWED) Li, Y.; Lee, SS.; Zhang, W. and Zunt, S.: Pulp/Dentin Biocompatibility of EXP Bulk-Fill Composite Resin in Miniature Swine.  J Dent Res. Vol. 94 (Special Issue B), Abstract # 311, June 2014. (06/2014 - Present)
  • (PEER REVIEWED) Zhou, X.; Liu, X.; Aprecio RM.; Zhang, W. and Li, Y.:  Quantification and correlation analysis of six periodontal pathogens in saliva, J Dent Res. Vol. 93 (Special Issue A), Abstract # 609, March 2014. (03/2014 - Present)
  • (PEER REVIEWED) Mohamed, O.; Fernando, F.; Aprecio, RM.; Liu, B.; Zhang, W. and Li, Y.: Cytotoxicity, Antimicrobial Potential and Peroxide Content of Tooth Whitening Mouthrinses.  J Dent Res. Vol. 93 (Special Issue A), Abstract # 631, March 2014. (03/2014 - Present)

Books and Chapters

  • Li, Y; Zhang, W Evaluation of cytotoxicity of two root canal sealers using the agar diffusion method. Book Title: Methacrylate Based Resin Sealers – A Paradigm Shift in Endodontics.  Editor: Pameijer, O. Zmener and F. Barnett;The Ultradent Press: South Jordan, UT, 23 – 35, 2009. (2009)