Latest Healing Stories

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.

2009-07-30 06:26:11

A drug used to remove iron from the body could help doctors fight one of diabetes' cruelest complications -- poor wound healing -- which can lead to infection and amputation.

2009-07-28 08:00:00

SAN DIEGO, Calif., July 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cardium Therapeutics (NYSE Amex: CXM) and its subsidiary Tissue Repair Company (TRC) today provided an update on the completion of their MATRIX Phase 2b clinical study and announced plans to provide detailed safety and efficacy data for their Excellarate(TM) product candidate around the end of September.

2009-07-23 08:45:51

A group led by Dr. Yasunori Okada at Keio University in Tokyo, Japan has demonstrated that matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs) are instrumental in wound healing.

2009-06-26 08:34:29

Researchers at the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) in Heidelberg, Germany, came a step closer to understanding how cells close gaps not only during embryonic development but also duringwound healing.

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