Scientists Discover Metformin As The Optimal Anti-Aging Reagent To Improve Wound Healing
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Dr. Bingdong Sui currently works at the Department of Anatomy & Cell Biology, University of Pennsylvania. Bingdong's research focuses on roles and mechanisms of stem cells and their microvesicles in health and disease pathogenesis/therapy.

                       

Scientists Discover Metformin As The Optimal Anti-Aging Reagent To Improve Wound Healing

Cutaneous wounds are one of the most common soft tissue injuries and usually are particularly hard to heal in aging. Recently, a team from Research and Development Center for Tissue Engineering at the Fourth Military Medical University of China identified the topical application of Metformin as the promising pharmacological approach to treat wound defects of both young and aged skin. They hope that this discovery will lead to one feasible cure of nonhealing wounds, particularly in patients with the advancing...

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