TITLE

Stem Cells: Basic Concepts and Wound Care Research

AUTHOR(S)
Abraham, Steve E.
PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
Podiatry Management;Mar2010, Vol. 29 Issue 3, p157
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author discusses stem cell research of interest to podiatrists. He mentions that stem cells are being used to accelerate the healing of diabetic foot ulcers. Stems cells are being investigated for their orthopedic use in producing bone and cartilage. Endothelial progenitor stem cells are being researched for their use in vascular management therapies.
ACCESSION #
48797365

 

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