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The authors thank the Biomaterials and Bioengineering Micro-CT Imaging Facility (
), UCSF for the use of MicroXCT-200. The authors also thank Dr. Andrew Jheon for in-depth discussions related to orthodontic intervention. Support was provided by NIH/NIDCR R01DE022032 (SPH), NIH/NCRR S10RR026645 (SPH), and Departments of Preventive and Restorative Dental Sciences, and Orofacial Sciences, School of Dentistry, UCSF
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