Michael Kowolik

Former affiliation
  • 1248 Citations
  • 19 h-Index
1976 …2020

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Publications

  • 1248 Citations
  • 19 h-Index
  • 61 Article
  • 4 Letter
  • 4 Review article
  • 1 Chapter
2020

Investigating the response of human neutrophils to hydrophilic and hydrophobic micro-rough titanium surfaces

El Kholy, K., Buser, D., Wittneben, J. G., Bosshardt, D. D., Van Dyke, T. E. & Kowolik, M. J., Aug 2020, In : Materials. 13, 15, p. 1-8 8 p., 3421.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2016

Association between obstructive sleep apnea and periodontitis among male adults attending a primary healthcare facility in Jordan

Al Habashneh, R., Khassawneh, B., Khader, Y. S., Abu-Jamous, Y. & Kowolik, M., Jan 1 2016, In : Oral Health and Preventive Dentistry. 14, 2, p. 157-164 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Green tea catechin inhibits the activity and neutrophil release of Matrix Metalloproteinase-9

Kim-Park, W. K., Allam, E. S., Palasuk, J., Kowolik, M., Park, K. K. & Windsor, L. J., Oct 1 2016, In : Journal of Traditional and Complementary Medicine. 6, 4, p. 343-346 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations
2015

The in-vitro response of human peripheral blood neutrophils to fusobacterium nucleatum

Wahaidi, V. Y., Eckert, G. J., Gregory, R., Kowolik, M. & Galli, D. M., Apr 1 2015, Oral Pathology and Oral Medicine. Nova Science Publishers, Inc., p. 59-66 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2014

Association between edentulism and angina pectoris in mexican adults aged 35 years and older: A multivariate analysis of a population-based survey

Medina-Sols, C. E., Pontigo-Loyola, A. P., Perez-Campos, E., Hernandez-Cruz, P., Vila-Burgos, L. A., Kowolik, M. J. & Maupome, G., Mar 2014, In : Journal of periodontology. 85, 3, p. 406-416 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations
2013

Gingival evaluation of the pediatric cardiac patient

Nosrati, E., Eckert, G. J., Kowolik, M. J., Ho, J. G., Schamberger, M. S. & Kowolik, J. E., Sep 2013, In : Pediatric dentistry. 35, 5, p. 456-462 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

The effects of Plantago major on the activation of the neutrophil respiratory burst

Reina, E., Al-Shibani, N., Allam, E., Gregson, K. S., Kowolik, M. & Windsor, L. J., 2013, In : Journal of Traditional and Complementary Medicine. 3, 4, p. 268-272 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

The in-vitro response of human peripheral blood neutrophils to fusobacterium nucleatum

Wahaidi, V. Y., Eckert, G. J., Gregory, R. L., Kowolik, M. J. & Galli, D. M., May 28 2013, In : International Journal of Clinical Dentistry. 6, 1, p. 59-66 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2012

Recent advances in the development of GTR/GBR membranes for periodontal regeneration - A materials perspective

Bottino, M. C., Thomas, V., Schmidt, G., Vohra, Y. K., Chu, T. M. G., Kowolik, M. J. & Janowski, G. M., Jul 1 2012, In : Dental Materials. 28, 7, p. 703-721 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

308 Scopus citations
2011

Controlling bacterial contamination of dental impression guns

Westergard, E. J., Romito, L. M., Kowolik, M. J. & Palenik, C. J., Nov 2011, In : Journal of the American Dental Association. 142, 11, p. 1269-1274 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Endotoxemia and the host systemic response during experimental gingivitis

Wahaidi, V. Y., Kowolik, M. J., Eckert, G. J. & Galli, D. M., May 2011, In : Journal of Clinical Periodontology. 38, 5, p. 412-417 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

Responses of human neutrophils to nicotine and/or Porphyromonas gingivalis

Al-Shibani, N. K., Labban, N. Y., Kowolik, M. J., Ruby, J. D. & Windsor, L. J., Oct 1 2011, In : Journal of periodontology. 82, 10, p. 1504-1508 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

3 Scopus citations
2009

Neutrophil response to dental plaque by gender and race

Wahaidi, V. Y., Dowsett, S. A., Eckert, G. J. & Kowolik, M. J., Aug 2009, In : Journal of dental research. 88, 8, p. 709-714 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations
2008

Changes in gingival dimensions following connective tissue grafts for root coverage: Comparison of two procedures

Han, J. S., John, V., Blanchard, S. B., Kowolik, M. J. & Eckert, G. J., Aug 2008, In : Journal of periodontology. 79, 8, p. 1346-1354 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Scopus citations
2006

Periodontal assessment by right- and left-handed examiners: Is there a difference?

Khan, S. M., Blanchard, S. B., Dowsett, S. A., Eckert, G. J. & Kowolik, M. J., Jul 1 2006, In : Journal of periodontology. 77, 7, p. 1099-1103 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Resistance of fluorescent-labelled Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans strains to phagocytosis and killing by human neutrophils

Permpanich, P., Kowolik, M. J. & Galli, D. M., Jan 2006, In : Cellular Microbiology. 8, 1, p. 72-84 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

35 Scopus citations
2005

Effect of topical cimetidine rinse on gingival crevicular neutrophil leukocyte function

Van Dyke, T. E., Cutler, C. W., Kowolik, M., Singer, R. S., Buchanan, W. & Biesbrock, A. R., Jun 1 2005, In : Journal of periodontology. 76, 6, p. 998-1005 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Leukocyte response to dental plaque accumulation: A risk factor for heart disease? [4] (multiple letters)

Kowolik, M. J., Dowsett, S. A., Margolis, K. L., Manson, J. A. E. & Greenland, P., Aug 22 2005, In : Archives of Internal Medicine. 165, 15, p. 1795-1796 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1 Scopus citations
2004

Hydroxyapatite/PMMA composites as bone cements

Chu, K. T., Oshida, Y., Hancock, E. B., Kowolik, M. J., Barco, T. & Zunt, S. L., Feb 17 2004, In : Bio-Medical Materials and Engineering. 14, 1, p. 87-105 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

37 Scopus citations

Pharmacodynamic and pharmacokinetic effects in gingival crevicular fluid from re-dosing during brushing.

Barlow, A. P., Zhou, X., Barnes, J. E., Hoke, S. H., Eichhold, T. H., Gibb, R. D., Ramji, N. B., He, T., Hunt, S. A., Kowolik, M. J. & Somogyi-Mann, M., Oct 2004, In : Compendium of continuing education in dentistry (Jamesburg, N.J. : 1995). 25, 10 Suppl 1, p. 21-27 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
2003

Oral Helicobacter pylori: Can we stomach it?

Dowsett, S. A. & Kowolik, M. J., Dec 1 2003, In : Critical Reviews in Oral Biology and Medicine. 14, 3, p. 226-233 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

81 Scopus citations

Partial-mouth assessment of periodontal disease in an adult population of the United States

Owens, J. D., Dowsett, S. A., Eckert, G. J., Zero, D. T. & Kowolik, M. J., Aug 1 2003, In : Journal of periodontology. 74, 8, p. 1206-1213 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Scopus citations
2002

Comparison of periodontal disease status of adults in two untreated indigenous populations of Guatemala, Central America

Dowsett, S. A., Eckert, G. J. & Kowolik, M. J., Aug 2002, In : Journal of Clinical Periodontology. 29, 8, p. 784-787 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Extending scientific horizons in the developing world - The Central American experience

Dowsett, S. A. & Kowolik, M. J., Sep 28 2002, In : British Dental Journal. 193, 6, p. 311-315 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

2 Scopus citations

Subgingival microbiota of indigenous Indians of Central America

Dowsett, S. A., Kowolik, M. J., Archila, L. A., Eckert, G. J. & LeBlanc, D. J., Feb 2002, In : Journal of Clinical Periodontology. 29, 2, p. 159-167 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

The applicability of half-mouth examination to periodontal disease assessment in untreated adult populations

Dowsett, S. A., Eckert, G. J. & Kowolik, M. J., Sep 1 2002, In : Journal of periodontology. 73, 9, p. 975-981 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

43 Scopus citations

The effect of shared genetic and environmental factors on periodontal disease parameters in untreated adult siblings in Guatemala

Dowsett, S. A., Archila, L., Foroud, T., Koller, D., Eckert, G. J. & Kowolik, M. J., Oct 1 2002, In : Journal of periodontology. 73, 10, p. 1160-1168 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations
2001

Effect of cellulose acetate materials on the oxidative burst of human neutrophils

Moore, M. A., Kaplan, D. S., Picciolo, G. L., Wallis, R. R. & Kowolik, M. J., Jun 5 2001, In : Journal of Biomedical Materials Research. 55, 3, p. 257-265 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Oral health status of an indigenous adult population of Central America

Dowsett, S. A., Archila, L. & Kowolik, M. J., Sep 1 2001, In : Community dental health. 18, 3, p. 162-166 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Periodontal disease status of an indigenous population of Guatemala, Central America

Dowsett, S. A., Archila, L., Segreto, V. A., Eckert, G. J. & Kowolik, M. J., 2001, In : Journal of Clinical Periodontology. 28, 7, p. 663-671 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Scopus citations

Systemic neutrophil response resulting from dental plaque accumulation

Kowolik, M. J., Dowsett, S. A., Rodriguez, J., De La Rosa, M. & Eckert, G. J., Feb 1 2001, In : Journal of periodontology. 72, 2, p. 146-151 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Scopus citations
2000

The histamine receptor 2 may be a pacemaker for neutrophil activation

Kim-Park, W. K., Moore, M. A. & Kowolik, M. J., Dec 1 2000, In : Inflammopharmacology. 8, 4, p. 383-396 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
1999

Helicobacter pylori infection in indigenous families of Central America: Serostatus and oral and fingernail carriage

Dowsett, S. A., Archila, L., Segreto, V. A., Gonzalez, C. R., Silva, A., Vastola, K. A., Bartizek, R. D. & Kowolik, M. J., Jul 28 1999, In : Journal of clinical microbiology. 37, 8, p. 2456-2460 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

67 Scopus citations

Regulating phospholipase C activity in human neutrophils

Kim-Park, W. K., Moore, M. A. & Kowolik, M. J., Jan 1 1999, In : Phosphorus, Sulfur and Silicon and Related Elements. 144-146, p. 675-679 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1998

Differential activation of human neutrophils by Streptococcus mutans isolates from root surface lesions and caries-free and caries-active subjects

Moore, M. A., Gregory, R. L., Switalski, L. M., Hakki, Z. W., Gfell, L. E. & Kowolik, M. J., Feb 1998, In : Oral Microbiology and Immunology. 13, 1, p. 41-46 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Dose-dependent suppression of the neutrophil respiratory burst by lidocaine

Hyvönen, P. M. & Kowolik, M. J., Jan 1 1998, In : Acta Anaesthesiologica Scandinavica. 42, 5, p. 565-569 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

38 Scopus citations
1997

Activation of the neutrophil respiratory burst requires both intracellular and extracellular calcium

Kim-Park, W. K., Moore, M. A., Hakki, Z. W. & Kowolik, M. J., Dec 15 1997, In : Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 832, p. 394-404 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

35 Scopus citations

Functional Integrity of Human Neutrophils Following 24 Hour Incubation with Hydroxyapatite and Fluoride

Dowsett, S. A., Hyvönen, P. M. & Kowolik, M. J., 1997, In : Luminescence. 12, 4, p. 215-221 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Influence of heat inactivation of human serum on the opsonization of Streptococcus mutans

Moore, M. A., Hakki, Z. W., Gregory, R. L., Gfell, L. E., Kim-Park, W. K. & Kowolik, M. J., Dec 15 1997, In : Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 832, p. 383-393 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

The Comparative Clinical Efficacy of Pyrophosphate/Triclosan, Copolymer/Triclosan and Zinc Citrate/Triclosan Dentifrices for the Reduction of Supragingival Calculus Formation

Fairbrother, K. J., Kowolik, M. J., Curzon, M. E. J., Müller, I., McKeown, S., Hill, C. M., Hannigan, C., Bartizek, R. D. & White, D. J., Dec 1 1997, In : Journal of Clinical Dentistry. 8, 2, p. 62-66 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations
1996

Periodontics

Kowolik, M. J., Dec 1 1996, In : Journal of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. 41, 4, p. 272-273 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1995

Helicobacter pylori infection and dental care

Hardo, P. G., Tugnait, A., Hassan, F., Lynch, D. A. F., West, A. P., Mapstone, N. P., Quirke, P., Chalmers, D. M., Kowolik, M. J. & Axon, A. T. R., Jul 1995, In : Gut. 37, 1, p. 44-46 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
78 Scopus citations
1 Scopus citations
1994

Comparative effects of two bisphosphonates (clodronate and zk 90695) on Hydroxyapatite-Rimed human neutrophil chemiluminescence

Kowolik, M. J. & Hyvönen, P. M., Dec 1 1994, In : Inflammopharmacology. 2, 4, p. 369-376 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations
1993
4 Scopus citations
1992
Open Access
12 Scopus citations

Influence of myocardial preservation technique on perioperative neutrophil activity in patients undergoing coronary artery graft surgery

Columb, M. O., Murphy, P. G., Kowolik, M. J., Shah, M. V. & Boylan, M. K. G., 1992, In : British Journal of Anaesthesia. 69, 2, p. 211P

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1991
6 Scopus citations

The effect of two bisphosphonates on human neutrophil chemiluminescence and myeloperoxidase activity.

Kowolik, M. J., Hyvönen, P. M., Sutherland, R. & Raeburn, J. A., Jan 1 1991, In : Journal of bioluminescence and chemiluminescence. 6, 4, p. 223-226 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
1990

The effect of dichloromethylene bisphosphonate on human gingival crevicular neutrophil myeloperoxidase activity

Kowolik, M. J. & Hyvonen, P. M., 1990, In : Archives of Oral Biology. 35, SUPPL., p. S201-S203

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations