Sinclair – A Center of Excellence for Dermal Research

Sinclair – A Center of Excellence for Dermal Research

Introduction Sinclair Research Center has put together a team of toxicologists, veterinarians, and technicians with background in dermal efficacy and toxicology to form a Center of Excellence for Dermal Research. This team works together to provide a wide range of...
Porcine Integumentary System Models: Wound Healing

Porcine Integumentary System Models: Wound Healing

Introduction Swine have been a standard model for wound healing for many decades. This manuscript provides an overview of the models that may be utilized for studying wound healing, closure techniques, wound treatments and bandaging.This manuscript is complementary to...
Principles of Thoracic Surgery

Principles of Thoracic Surgery

Introduction Many experimental procedures involve thoracotomies because of the common usage of swine in cardiovascular research. The reasons for using swine in these types of studies are the similarities in anatomy and physiology which are shared with humans. Common...