This bacterium’s unique features offer insights into the development of periodontitis and inflammation-driven systemic diseases.
AGD Subject Code: 490
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Describe the characteristics of Porphyromonas gingivalis.
- Discuss P. gingivalis’ virulence factors.
- Identify the roles of the T9SS system and peptidylarginine deiminase.
This course was issued in February 2023 and expires February 2026. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.