Tumor potential in rat wounds after short- and long-term administration of platelet-rich plasma.

@article{Omar2017TumorPI,
  title={Tumor potential in rat wounds after short- and long-term administration of platelet-rich plasma.},
  author={Nesreen Nabil Omar and Ahmed H F El-Tawdi and Reham Fathy Tash and Youssef Shoukry and Nada Mahmoud and W El Bakly},
  journal={Journal of biological regulators and homeostatic agents},
  year={2017},
  volume={31 4},
  pages={889-899}
}
Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) has been recognized as an effective strategy for tissue regeneration, how-ever, the safety of PRP in wound healing in terms of tumorigenicity has not yet been addressed. Therefore, the aim of this study was to examine the impact of PRP administration on the expression of the inflammatory marker, tenascin-C (TnC) and the… CONTINUE READING