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    • Hydrogel co-networks of gelatine methacrylate and poly(ethylene glycol) diacrylate sustain 3D functional in vitro models of intestinal mucosa 

      Vila, Anna; Torras, Núria; Castaño, Albert G.; García-Díaz, Maria; Comelles, Jordi; Pérez-Berezo, Teresa; Corregidor, Carmen; Castaño, Óscar; Engel López, Elisabeth; Fernández-Majada, Vanesa; Martínez, Elena (2020-02-07)
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      Mounting evidence supports the importance of the intestinal epithelial barrier and its permeability both in physiological and pathological conditions. Conventional in vitro models to evaluate intestinal permeability rely ...
    • Instructive microenvironments in skin wound healing: biomaterials as signal releasing platforms 

      Castaño, Óscar; Pérez Amodio, Soledad Graciela; Navarro Requena, Claudia; Mateos Timoneda, Miguel Ángel; Engel López, Elisabeth (2018-04)
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      Skin wound healing aims to repair and restore tissue through a multistage process that involves different cells and signaling molecules that regulate the cellular response and the dynamic remodeling of the extracellular ...
    • Nanotechnology approaches in chronic wound healing 

      Blanco Fernández, Bárbara; Castaño, Óscar; Mateos Timoneda, Miguel Ángel; Engel López, Elisabeth; Pérez Amodio, Soledad Graciela (2020-06-02)
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      Significance: The incidence of chronic wounds is increasing due to our aging population and the augment of people afflicted with diabetes. With the extended knowledge on the biological mechanisms underlying these diseases, ...
    • Polymeric composite dressings containing calcium-releasing nanoparticles accelerate wound healing in diabetic mice 

      Pérez Amodio, Soledad Graciela; Rubio, Nuria; Vila, Olaia; Navarro Requena, Claudia; Castaño, Óscar; Sanchez Ferrero, Aitor; Martí Muñoz, Joan; Alsina Gibert, Merce; Blanco Fernández, Jerónimo; Engel López, Elisabeth (2020-08-07)
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      Objective: Wound healing is a complex process that involves the interaction between different cell types and bioactive factors. Impaired wound healing is characterized by a loss in synchronization of these interactions, ...
    • Wound healing-promoting effects stimulated by extracellular calcium and calcium-releasing nanoparticles on dermal fibroblasts 

      Navarro Requena, Claudia; Pérez Amodio, Soledad Graciela; Castaño, Óscar; Engel López, Elisabeth (2018-07-24)
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      Extracellular calcium has been proved to influence the healing process of injuries and could be used as a novel therapy for skin wound healing. However, a better understanding of its effect, together with a system to obtain ...