An investigation on skin wound healing in mice with a taurine-chitosan gel formulation

Degim Z., Celebi N., Sayan H., Babul A., Erdogan D., Take G.

AMINO ACIDS, cilt.22, ss.187-198, 2002 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 22 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2002
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1007/s007260200007
  • Dergi Adı: AMINO ACIDS
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.187-198


The process of wound healing begins immediately following surface lesions or just after exposure to radiation, chemical agents or extreme temperatures. Taurine (2-aminoethane sulfonic acid), an amino acid containing sulfur, is found in almost all tissues in mammals, playing various important physiological roles in each organ.