Possible New Therapy for Diabetic Wound Healing

woundChronic wounds are among the leading cause of lower limb amputations in people with diabetes. We speak with Dr. Yue Shen, Department of Medical Biochemistry and Biophysics Umea University, to tell us about his doctoral thesis on “Plasminogen: a novel inflammatory regulator that promotes wound healing“. Could this be a pivotal piece in arresting diabetes amputations?

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