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The Mermaid Treatment? Fish Skin As Chronic Wound Healing Tech For Diabetics, Kerecis Reveals  
11/11/2013 2:30:07 PM

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Could the answer for diabetic ulcers and other chronic wounds be found under the sea? A new wound healing treatment is one part tissue regeneration technology and one part Little Mermaid. It isn’t often FDA device approval news makes us wow, particularly if it’s a 510(k) clearance.

But an Icelandic healthcare startup, Kerecis, got FDA clearance for its fish-skin chronic wound treatment. The benefits from fish oil are the crux of why this method could be preferable over other chronic wound healing options.

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