The biological composition of Neomem® ECM?
Neomem® ECM does contain growth factors and proteins.
Neomem® FlexPlus Biologic characteristics are: Cytokines retained in the preparation include: Vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF), fibroblast growth factor (FGF) and transforming growth factor beta (TGF-beta) Levels of VEGF and TGF-beta in Neomem® ECM shown to be higher than those found in decellularized small intestinal submucosa (SIS)*
A growth factor is a naturally occurring substance capable of stimulating cell proliferation, wound healing, and occasionally cellular differentiation. Usually it is a secreted protein or a steroid hormone. Growth factors are important for regulating a variety of cellular processes.