[Gene therapy concepts for promoting wound healing].

  title={[Gene therapy concepts for promoting wound healing].},
  author={Markus Braun-Falco},
  journal={Der Hautarzt; Zeitschrift fur Dermatologie, Venerologie, und verwandte Gebiete},
  volume={53 4},
Growth factors are important players in orchestrating all stages of wound healing. They are mitogen, chemotactic, they regulate cell-cell interactions and influence synthesis and composition of extra-cellular matrix components. The use of growth factors to stimulate wound healing is a promising new therapeutic approach to repair chronic tissue defects. The… CONTINUE READING