Intestinal trefoil factor/TFF3 promotes re-epithelialization of corneal wounds.


Disorders of wound healing characterized by impaired or delayed re-epithelialization are a serious medical problem. These conditions affect many tissues, are painful, and are difficult to treat. In this study using cornea as a model, we demonstrate the importance of trefoil factor 3 (TFF3, also known as intestinal trefoil factor) in re-epithelialization of… (More)
DOI: 10.1074/jbc.M800177200

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