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SAN FRANCISCO, March 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Scleroderma is an autoimmune disease that leads to thickening and severe scarring of skin as well as thickening and failure of internal organs, including the lungs, heart, kidneys and intestines.
A transcription factor known to drive the formation of fibroblasts during development also promotes their ability to invade and remodel surrounding tissues, report Rowe et al. in the February 9, 2009 issue of the Journal of Cell Biology.
A new study suggests that adult bone marrow stem cells can be used in the construction of artificial skin. The findings mark an advancement in wound healing and may be used to pioneer a method of organ reconstruction.
The saw Physician, heal thyself may yield to Body, heal thyself as U.S. army scientists study skin regeneration and other self-healing technologies.
Advanced Viral Research, a biopharmaceutical company, has started a Phase IIb efficacy study for AVR123 in wound healing.
Adding a food additive to damaged polymers can help restore them to full strength, say scientists at the University of Illinois who cooked up the novel, self-healing system.
REGENERX BIOPHARMACEUTICALS, INC. (AMEX:RGN) (www.regenerx.com) announced today that researchers have shown that TB4 provides multi-functional protection to human gingival (gum) cells similar to its previously published activities in the eye and heart.
By Bridget Scrimenti, The Sun, Lowell, Mass. Jun. 16--CONCORD -- Doctors thought Birger Nost would lose his leg. The 77-year-old broke bones in three places, while gangrene ate away at wounds that wouldn't heal.
- To swell, as grain or wood with water.
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