Discovery of a novel medicine for the treatment of chronic wounds


Every 20 seconds, a limb is lost as a consequence of diabetic foot ulcer that does not heal. To date, medical solutions that can change this situation are very limited. In his doctoral thesis YueShen from the Industrial Doctoral School and the Department of Medical Biochemistry and Biophysics at Ume? University presented a novel medicine for chronic wound treatment that may completely change the lives of millions of patients.