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Topical Gel Made from Oral Blood Pressure Drugs Shown Effective in Healing Chronic Wounds

An international team of researchers led by Johns Hopkins has shown that a topical gel made from a class of common blood pressure pills that block inflammation pathways speeds the healing of chronic skin wounds in mice and pigs. A report of the findings, published Oct. 16 in the Journal of Investigative Dermatology, marks efforts to

November 17th, 2017|Categories: Disease Specific|Tags: , , |

Researchers Develop Novel Wound-Healing Technology

Tue, 11/29/2016 - 2:10pm by Washington State University A WSU research team has successfully used a mild electric current to take on and beat drug-resistant bacterial infections, a technology that may eventually be used to treat chronic wound infections. The researchers report on their work in the online edition of npj Biofilms and Microbiomes. Led by Haluk

FDA Clears Fish-Skin Technology to Heal Human Wounds

New treatment option for the millions suffering from chronic wounds Reykjavik / Isafjordur, November 7, 2013 – Kerecis Limited announced today that a 510(k) clearance has been received from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market a proprietary fish-skin, Omega3, tissue-regeneration technology for the treatment of chronic wounds in the United States. The technology, marketed