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burn

verb blaze, blister, brand, burn to a cinder, burst into flame, catch fire, cauterize, char, conflagrate, consume, cremate, deflagrate, enkindle, fire, flame up, flare, gut, ignite, incandesce, incendiarize, incinerate, inflame, kindle, light up, melt, overheat, parch, relume, scald, scorch, scorify, sear, seethe, singe, sizzle, smelt, smolder, strike a light, vesicate
Associated concepts: arson, revocation of wills
See also: consume, deflagrate, destroy, efface, expend
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TransCyte, derived from human fibroblasts and secreting growth factors, collagen and matrix protein, is also being used very successfully to stimulate and enhance wound healing in partial-thickness burns.
patent pending extriCARE[TM] 2400 pump is intended for the management of chronic, acute, traumatic, subacute and dehisced wounds, partial-thickness burns, diabetic and pressure ulcers, flaps, and grafts.
ASX: AVH ), the regenerative medicine company, announced today that a clinical study of 18 patients suffering from partial-thickness burns, some of which had failed to heal after treatment with other wound-healing methods ('chronic wounds'), demonstrated successful wound-healing after being treated with ReCell[R] Spray-On Skin[TM] from Avita Medical.
The goal of the Phase IIb trial is to assess the efficacy of StrataGraft([R]) tissue as a true skin substitute in the healing of excised, deep, partial-thickness burns that otherwise would require skin grafting.
Other studies published by the same group of authors using the optimized protocol reported that PACE[TM] treatment stimulates the expression of pro-angiogenic growth factors and has a highly positive effect on partial-thickness burns in humans.