Silk Microsphere Encapsulation of Wound Healing Peptides for Regenerative Medicine

Kovalenko, Katerina
2011

Chronic wounds are comorbid with diseases that are on the rise, such as diabetes mellitus and atherosclerosis, and as such present a growing problem to the medical community. Although there is a range of treatment options available, from hyberbaric oxygen treatments to tissue grafts, there has been an increasing interest in the use of bioactive peptides, specifically those involved in angiogenesis... read more

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Drug delivery devices
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