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Gelatin-based tissue patch could help heal wounds faster invented by IIT Bombay

Mumbai | India

A team of researchers from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) - Bombay have now found that gelatin-based patches loaded with silver nanoparticles perform better than collagen ones. The preliminary results have shown its potential to accelerate wound healing, minimise cell toxicity and support cell viability. The gel patch enables fast migration of repair cells along with providing antibacterial property.

The Hindu Business Line | Last Updated : 19-Jun-19

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