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Positive results for Tissue Regenix
12:50pm Tuesday 22nd October 2013 in Business news
TRIALS for a new treatment for skin wounds devised by a York-based medical technology specialist have produced positive results.
Tissue Regenix, based at the Biocentre in Heslington, has reported a UK trial of its DermaPure product found 60 per cent of patients with chronic wounds were completely healed, and patients treated saw an average 87 per cent reduction on the size of their wounds.
The findings come ahead of Tissue Regenix’s plans to commercial launch the product in the US next year.
The firm states it is “well advanced” in its plans to appoint distributors and the US clinical trial using DermaPure ot treat diabetic foot ulcers.
Tissue Regenix’s UK partners NHSBT (NHS Blood & Transplant) are working towards launching the product in the UK.
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