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Scar-Free Healing Mice Offers Clues To Human Skin Repair
2012-09-27 12:26:26

African spiny mice (genus Acomys) have brittle skin, which tears off in continuous sheets, like human skin, in order to escape predators. Some of them lose as much as 60% of the skin from their backs, which then heals rapidly, regrowing hair instead of scarring.

2012-09-09 23:01:32

Synedgen’s active ingredient disrupts bacterial biofilms. (PRWEB) September 09, 2012 Synedgen VP of Research, Stacy Townsend PhD, will present research

2012-08-31 10:20:38

Scientists' discovery of an important step in the body's process for healing wounds may lead to a new way of treating inflammation.

2012-06-21 20:58:18

The dynamic properties of the skin that take charge when a cut or scrape needs healing are critical for maintaining the skin's integrity, but if they get out of control, they can cause problems in the form of psoriasis and other skin disorders.

Macrocure’s CureXcell Targets Hard-To-Heal Wounds
2012-06-21 08:53:18

Chronic wounds are a growing issue. Luckily, Macrocure’s CureXcell addresses that issue.


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.