Cone of skin exists in rat: A "hypertrophic scarring free" animal.

@article{Zuo2016ConeOS,
  title={Cone of skin exists in rat: A "hypertrophic scarring free" animal.},
  author={Yanhai Zuo and Xiao-ping Yu and Shu-liang Lu},
  journal={Anatomical record},
  year={2016},
  volume={299 8},
  pages={1140-4}
}
Cone of skin is deemed to be related to hypertrophic scarring and absent in such traditionally "hypertrophic scarring and keloid free" animals as rat. The purpose of our study is to determine whether the cone of skin exists in rat. If it was, why it was ignored, and what was the meaning of it. The depilation of left dorsum of 32 male Sprague-Dawley rats was… CONTINUE READING