Roles of Antioxidative Enzymes in Wound Healing

@inproceedings{Kurahashi2015RolesOA,
  title={Roles of Antioxidative Enzymes in Wound Healing},
  author={Toshihiro Kurahashi and Junichi Fujii},
  year={2015}
}
Since skin is the first barrier separating the body from the external environment, impaired wound healing can be life threatening to living organisms. Delayed healing processes are observed in animals under certain circumstances, such as advanced age, diabetes, and immunosuppression, but the underlying mechanisms of the abnormality remain elusive. Redox homeostasis is defined as the balance between the levels of reactive oxygen species (ROS) and antioxidants in which antioxidative enzymes play… CONTINUE READING

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