Bisphosphonates inhibit stromelysin-1 (MMP-3), matrix metalloelastase (MMP-12), collagenase-3 (MMP-13) and enamelysin (MMP-20) but not urokinase-type plasminogen activator (uPA) and diminish invasion and migration of human malignant and endothelial cell lines.

P Heikkila, O Teronen, M Moilanen, YT Konttinen, R Hanemaaijer, M Laitinen, P Maisi, VDG Pluijm, JD Bartlett, T Salo, T Sorsa

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Original languageEnglish
JournalJournal of Dental Research
Volume81
Pages (from-to)A130-A130
Number of pages1
ISSN0022-0345
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2002

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