Silk fibroin/amniotic membrane 3D bi-layered artificial skin

Mazaher Gholipourmalekabadi, A Samadikuchaksaraei, Alexander Marcus Seifalian, Aleksandra Urbanska, Hossein Ghanbarian, John George Hardy, Mir Omrani, Masoud Mozafari, Rui Luis Reis, Subhas Chandra Kundu
  • Biomedical Materials, November 2017, Institute of Physics Publishing
  • DOI: 10.1088/1748-605x/aa999b

Biodegradable fibrous membranes for skin repair

What is it about?

The development of biodegradable fibrous membranes for skin regeneration/repair.

Why is it important?

Wound care is a clinical problem of global importance, particularly as it is challenging to treat wounds in ageing populations which are increasingly prevalent in the modern world.

Perspectives

Dr John George Hardy (Author)
Lancaster University

As a materials scientist & biomedical engineer I can see the importance of this problem and am keen to assist researchers across the globe to work on this problem.

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