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Hyaluronic Acid – A Boon To The Problem Of Premature Infant
...r children and adults. It has been reported that hyaluronic
acid (HA) prevents immature oligodendrocytes from maturing and coating nerve fibres with new myelin. Astrocytes, the first-responders to nerve damage in the brain, produce HA, which accumulates on nerve fibres where myelin is missing. This finding ...
Engineered Tissue Implants benefited Knee Injured patients
...hers seeded them onto scaffolds made of esterified hyaluronic
acid, grew them for another 14 days on the scaffolds, and then implanted them into the injured knees of the study patients. Cartilage regeneration was seen in ten of 23 patients, including in some patients with pre-existing early osteoarthritis of ...
Exercise Has No Effect on Knee OA: Study
...d, the presence of generalized OA and the level of hyaluronic
acid (a protein found in joints) were predictive of progression of the disease. In an accompanying editorial in the current issue Marian A. Minor of the University of Missouri in Columbia, MO notes that the Felson study helps to clarify the unders...
Allergan Introduces ‘Dermal Filler’ for Smile Lins
...he dermal fillers are based on naturally occurring hyaluronic
acid used to add volume and moisture to ease facial wrinkles and folds. To conclude, the product comes at a price tag of $527 for the injectable filler procedure and each procedure must be repeated within four months for one year to have best resul...