An update review of stem cell applications in burns and wound care

  title={An update review of stem cell applications in burns and wound care},
  author={L Huang and Andrew Burd},
  booktitle={Indian journal of plastic surgery : official publication of the Association of Plastic Surgeons of India},
The ultimate goal of the treatment of cutaneous burns and wounds is to restore the damaged skin both structurally and functionally to its original state. Recent research advances have shown the great potential of stem cells in improving the rate and quality of wound healing and regenerating the skin and its appendages. Stem cell-based therapeutic strategies offer new prospects in the medical technology for burns and wounds care. This review seeks to give an updated overview of the applications… CONTINUE READING

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