14. Tooth Development

  1. Laurie K. McCauley DDS, PhD and
  2. Martha J. Somerman DDS, PhD
  1. Irma Thesleff and
  2. Emma Juuri

Published Online: 5 APR 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118704868.ch14

Mineralized Tissues in Oral and Craniofacial Science

Mineralized Tissues in Oral and Craniofacial Science

How to Cite

Thesleff, I. and Juuri, E. (2012) Tooth Development, in Mineralized Tissues in Oral and Craniofacial Science (eds L. K. McCauley and M. J. Somerman), John Wiley & Sons, Inc.,, West Sussex, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118704868.ch14

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 APR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 MAY 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470958339

Online ISBN: 9781118704868

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Keywords:

  • Congenital dental aberrations;
  • Dental placodes and enamel knots;
  • Ectodermal appendages;
  • Epithelial cell rests of Malassez (ERM);
  • Epithelial-mesenchymal interactions;
  • Gene regulatory networks;
  • Hertwig's epithelial root sheath (HERS);
  • Human hypohidrotic ectodermal dysplasia (HED) syndrome;
  • Incisor and molar placodes;
  • Tooth development

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Developmental Anatomy

  • Cellular and Molecular Mechanisms of Tooth Development

  • Conclusions, Medical and Dental Implications, and Future Perspectives

  • Summary

  • References