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Study Shows Treatment with Fresolimumab Able to Reduce Skin Scarring in Systemic Scleroderma patients.

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Posted 24 August 2015 - 09:51 AM

Study Shows Treatment with Fresolimumab Able to Reduce Skin Scarring in Systemic Scleroderma patients.

 

Fresolimumab, a drug agent that targets a chemical mediator in the body called TGF-beta, is able to block scarring which could mean a major treatment advance for scarring-mediated organ dysfunction. Scleroderma News, 06/23/2015. (Also see Causes of Scleroderma: Molecular Defect and Skin Fibrosis)

 

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