Phaechamud T1, Yodkhum K2, Charoenteeraboon J3, Tabata Y4.
Mater Sci Eng C Mater Biol Appl. 2015 May;50:210-25. doi: 10.1016/j.msec.2015.02.003. Epub 2015 Feb 9.There are many factors that delay healing in chronic wounds including lowering level of growth factors and increasing exudate level comprising high amount of tissue destructive enzymes. Asiaticoside possesses interesting wound healing and angiogenic activities that are employed to stimulate tissue regeneration in wound healing application. This study attempted to develop chitosan-aluminum monostearate (Alst) composite sponge containing asiaticoside for use as an absorbent medical dressing in chronic wound. Read More