Indo-German Collaboration Delivers Novel Diabetic Foot Ulcer Treatment
Centaur-CytoTools introduces novel topical treatment for diabetic foot ulcers in India, for which they see limited direct competition and hope to change the way the difficult-to-treat diabetes complication is managed. Phase III studies are ongoing in Europe.
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