Latest Healing Stories

2009-11-02 09:30:00

SAN DIEGO, Nov. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cardium Therapeutics (NYSE Amex: CXM) today announced plans to submit a 510(k) premarket notification with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) seeking marketing clearance of its ExcellagenXL(TM) product candidate.

2009-10-19 17:41:37

Microdermabrasion using a coarse diamond-studded instrument appears to induce molecular changes in the skin of older adults that mimic the way skin is remodeled during the wound healing process, according to a report in the October issue of Archives of Dermatology, one of the JAMA/Archives journals.

2009-10-13 06:13:00

LONDON, October 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Systagenix Wound Management has announced the formation of a new global Medical Advisory Board, consisting of a group of multi-disciplinary and highly respected wound care clinicians and practitioners from North America and Europe, which will be led by Systagenix's newly appointed Medical Director, Dr Robert Snyder. Representing major specialist organisations and thought leaders in the wound care field, the Systagenix Medical Advisory Board will meet at...

2009-09-21 15:15:00

Scientists expect a new mathematical model of chronic wound healing could replace intuition with clear guidance on how to test treatment strategies in tackling a major public-health problem.

2009-09-10 07:30:00

STOCKHOLM, September 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Pergamum AB has announced its formation; Pergamum will commercialize the Karolinska Development dermatology and wound healing interests, and create a broad-based therapeutic company in its focus areas. The Pergamum product pipeline consists of five development projects, three of which are undergoing clinical trials.

2009-09-09 07:50:00

STOCKHOLM, September 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Karolinska Development (publ) have announced the formation of Pergamum AB, a company that will commercialize its dermatology and wound healing opportunities as associated business units within one company.

2009-08-19 07:55:00

In a presentation today (Aug. 19) to the American Chemical Society meeting, Ankit Agarwal, a postdoctoral researcher at the University of Wisconsin-Madison

2009-08-17 08:00:00


2009-08-12 12:14:39

University of Central Florida scientists say they have used light energy to guide and change the orientation of living cells within lab cultures. The scientists said their achievement could be a major step toward harnessing the healing power of stem cells and guiding them to areas of the body that need help. The research was led by optical scientist Aristide Dogariu and stem cell researcher Kiminobu Sugaya.

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