Table 3: Statement of research on MT and PRPT.

MethodsCell cultures Animal trialsClinical trials

Maggot therapy (MT)Prete, 1997 [42]
Gupta, 2008 [43]
Jarczyk et al., 2008 [44]
Sherman, 2003 [45]
Armstrong et al., 2005 [46]
Bowling et al., 2007 [47]
Chan et al., 2007 [48]
Game et al., 2012 [49]

Platelet-rich plasma therapy (PRPT)Ross et al., 1974 [50]
Cenni et al., 2005 [51]
Kark et al., 2006 [52]
Borzini and Mazzucco, 2007 [53]
Knighton et al., 1986 [54]
Pietramaggiori et al., 2008 [55] 
Borzini and Mazzucco, 2007 [53]
Knighton et al., 1982 [56]
Krupski et al., 1991 [57]
Margolis et al., 2001 [58]
McAleer et al., 2006 [59]
Driver et al., 2006 [60]
Gandhi et al., 2006 [61]
Borzini and Mazzucco, 2007 [53]
Scimeca et al., 2010 [62]
Villela and Santos, 2010 [63]
Frykberg et al., 2010 [64]
Carter et al., 2011 [65]
de Leon et al., 2011 [66]
Slesaczeck et al., 2012 [67]
Game et al., 2012 [49]