Dermatological Disorders

Excellagen Gel for Wound Care Management

Cardium Therapeutics announced the launch of Excellagen (bovine Type I collagen gel, 2.6%), a syringe-based wound care product for the management of diabetic foot ulcers, pressure ulcers, and other dermal wounds.

Genetic Variants Explain Podoconiosis

Genetic variants in the HLA class II region are associated with podoconiosis, a tropical lymphedema resulting from long-term barefoot exposure to soil derived from volcanic rock.