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Journal of Biomedicine and Biotechnology
Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 761593, 9 pages
Research Article

Collagen-Based Films Containing Liposome-Loaded Usnic Acid as Dressing for Dermal Burn Healing

1Departamento de Fisiologia, Universidade Federal de Sergipe, Avenida Marechal Rondon, s/n, Cidade Universitária, CEP 49100-000, São Cristóvão, SE, Brazil
2Programa de Pós-Graduação em Saúde e Ambiente-Universidade Tiradentes, SE, Avenida Murilo Dantas, 300, CEP 49032-490, SE, Brazil

Received 8 June 2010; Revised 30 August 2010; Accepted 22 October 2010

Academic Editor: Monica Fedele

Copyright © 2011 Paula S. Nunes et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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