Illustration of the First Experiment Conducted by the Researchers on Rats (image) INSERM (Institut national de la santé et de la recherche médicale) Share Print E-Mail Caption A deep wound is repaired by applying the aqueous nanoparticle solution. The wound closes in thirty seconds: Phase 1 Skin injury; Phase 2 Application of the solution; Phase 3 Using pressure to hold the edges together; Phase 4 Skin closure. Credit © Matière Molle et Chimie- Laboratory (CNRS/ESPCI Paris Tech) Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.