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Regeneration and Repair

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Wound contraction is mediated by – (AIPG 2011)



A Myofibroblasts

B Epithelial cells

C Collagen

D Elastin

Ans. A Myofibroblasts

Contraction has been ascribed to the presence of myofibroblasts – altered fibroblasts that have the ultrastructural characteristics of smooth muscle cells.

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