Wound healing activity of Ullucus tuberosus, an Andean tuber crop

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Nathalie Heil; Karent Bravo; Andrés Montoya; Sara Robledo; Edison Osorio;
(2017)
  • Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Medknow Publications
  • Journal: Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine (issn: 2221-1691)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1016/j.apjtb.2017.05.007
  • Subject: Collagenase | Wound healing | Ullucus tuberosus | RC955-962 | MMP-1 | Pro-collagen | Arctic medicine. Tropical medicine | Biology (General) | QH301-705.5
    mesheuropmc: integumentary system

Objective: This study was designed to investigate the wound healing activity of aqueous extracts of Ullucus tuberosus (U. tuberosus) using in vitro models. Methods: Lyophilized pulp and acetone extracts of U. tuberosus were produced using ultrasound extraction. The c... View more
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