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Advances in the modulation of cutaneous wound healing and scarring.

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Cutaneous wounds inevitably heal with scars, which can be disfiguring and compromise function. In general, the greater the insult, the worse the scarring, although genetic make up, regional variations and age can influence the final result. Excessive scarring manifests as hypertrophic and keloid scars. At the other end of the spectrum are poorly healing chronic wounds, such as foot ulcers in diabetic patients and pressure sores. Current therapies to minimize scarring and accelerate wound heal...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDORMS
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Author
Journal:
BioDrugs : clinical immunotherapeutics, biopharmaceuticals and gene therapy More from this journal
Volume:
19
Issue:
6
Pages:
363-381
Publication date:
2005-01-01
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EISSN:
1173-8804
ISSN:
1173-8804
Language:
English
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pubs:226414
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uuid:8a642688-0635-4162-8d3e-0e8951b446f2
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pubs:226414
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226414
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2012-12-19

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