A 3D in vitro model of wound healing incorporating skin, nerves and immune cells
Dr A M Rajnicek, Dr H M Wilson
29 March 2019
Diabetes, paralysis, being bed ridden and other conditions can result in chronic wounds that fail to heal, with significant personal consequences for patients and an annual cost of £4.5-5.1 billion annually (Guest et al., 2015) to the National Health Service.
Role of cutaneous circadian clocks in gating skin repair
Dr Q-J Meng, Dr M Sherratt
31 March 2019
Biological clocks play a key role by temporally controlling the function of whole organisms (including humans) and individual tissues and cells to be aligned with the rhythmic environment.