Role of keratinocytes in healing of chronic wounds.

  title={Role of keratinocytes in healing of chronic wounds.},
  author={Irena Pastar and Olivera Stojadinovi{\'c} and Marjana Tomic-Canic},
  journal={Surgical technology international},
Keratinocytes are the major cellular component of epidermis, and they have several critical roles in the wound healing process. They are involved in the intricate mechanisms of initiation, maintenance, and completion of wound healing. The properties of keratinocytes vary depending upon their location and circumstances within chronic wounds. Keratinocytes at… CONTINUE READING