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Evaluation of lipoic acid topical application on rats skin wound healing.

Authors
  • Külkamp-Guerreiro, Irene Clemes
  • Souza, Marielly Nunes
  • Bianchin, Mariana Domingues
  • Isoppo, Mateus
  • Freitas, Joana Sachetti
  • Alves, João Alex
  • Piovezan, Anna Paula
  • Pohlmann, Adriana Raffin
  • Guterres, Sílvia Stanisçuaski
Type
Published Article
Journal
Acta Cirurgica Brasileira
Publisher
SciELO
Publication Date
Oct 01, 2013
Volume
28
Issue
10
Pages
708–715
Identifiers
PMID: 24114299
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

The topical application of lipoic acid produced an increase in the skin wound healing, which may be related to its pro-oxidant activity. On the other hand, the nanoencapsulation of the lipoic acid reversed the pro-oxidant activity, although presented minor healing activity.

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