siRNA-coated bandages to help heal chronic wounds?

RNA-coated bandages help heal chronic wounds | SciTech | GMA News Online:

Summary: Short interfering RNA’s (siRNAs) can be used to block protein expression. Why not put them in a bandage?

A terrific idea from colleagues at MIT and Stanford– starting with a siRNA blocking MMP-9.

David G. Armstrong

Dedicated to amputation prevention, wound healing, diabetic foot, biotechnology and the intersection between medical devices and consumer electronics.

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