The University of Arizona College of Medicine and OmegaGenesis announce collaboration agreement to address diabetic foot ulcers

April 6, 2009

By hammersmith

[Source: Genetic Engineering News, PRNewswire] – The Department of Surgery at The University of Arizona College of Medicine and OmegaGenesis, Inc., announced an agreement to collaborate on potential remedies to address diabetic foot ulcers.


The agreement includes joint work in support of potential remedies and to identify effective ways to provide information and education to medical professionals and patients globally.


Diabetic foot ulcers are painful, open sores that develop on the feet of people with diabetes. If not diagnosed and treated promptly, diabetic foot ulcers can cause extensive damage to soft-tissue and bone that may necessitate amputation.

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