Adenovirus vector-mediated transfer of the vascular endothelial growth factor cDNA to healing abdominal fascia enhances vascularity and bursting strength in mice with normal and impaired wound healing Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Braces
  • Exercise Therapy
  • Intervertebral Disc
  • Low Back Pain
  • Spinal Diseases

abstract

  • Adenovirus-mediated gene transfer to healing fascial wounds is achieved readily using a microfibrillar collagen sponge, with transfer of the human VEGF121 cDNA significantly enhancing wound vascularity and bursting strength in normal mice, as well as in mice treated with dexamethasone.

publication date

  • March 5, 2002

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1067/msy.2002.118709

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 219

end page

  • 27

volume

  • 131

number

  • 2