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Skin, Artificial

"Skin, Artificial" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Synthetic material used for the treatment of burns and other conditions involving large-scale loss of skin. It often consists of an outer (epidermal) layer of silicone and an inner (dermal) layer of collagen and chondroitin 6-sulfate. The dermal layer elicits new growth and vascular invasion and the outer layer is later removed and replaced by a graft.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Skin, Artificial" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Skin, Artificial" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 75 publications over 25 distinct years, with a maximum of 6 publications in 2011 and 2016
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