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The phenotype, psychotype and genotype of bruxism

Authors: Norma Cruz‑Fierro Margarita Martínez‑Fierro Ricardo M. Cerda‑Flores Mayra A. Gómez‑Govea Iván Delgado‑Enciso Laura E. Martínez‑De‑Villarreal Mónica T. González‑Ramírez Irám Pablo Rodríguez‑Sánchez View Affiliations Published online on: January 15, 2018 https://doi.org/10.3892/br.2018.1041 Pages:264-268 Abstract Bruxism is a jaw muscle activity that involves physio-pathological, psycho‑social, hereditary and genetic factors. The purpose of this study was to determine […]

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Sex determination of human remains from peptides in tooth enamel

The assignment of biological sex to archaeological human skeletons is a fundamental requirement for the reconstruction of the human past. It is conventionally and routinely performed on adults using metric analysis and morphological traits arising from postpubertal sexual dimorphism. A maximum accuracy of ∼95% is possible if both the cranium and os coxae are present […]

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