Scarring (Fibrosis) is central to a range of diseases - heart, lung, liver.The Dermal Scratch is an extremely powerful model of wound healing.We will optimise on a population scale a high fidelity model for testing existing and new therapies to treat human scarring.
It ran from 12:00 AM, 1 October 2013 to 12:00 AM, 1 October 2016
Registered Charity in England and Wales (1003899)
Fibrosis (scarring) is central to a raneg of major diseases. Scarring causes immense physical damage, psychological effects and financial cost to millions of people.
The Project‚Äôs objectives include: = Developing a powerful and unique system for measuring the effectiveness of scarring treatments - Establishing a multi-centre testing facility for analysis of scar treatments - Running blinded, randomised and controlled clinical trials on current and new scarring treatments - Establish which treatments work with the potential to save the NHS millions of pounds on ineffective treatments.
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