Fibrocell Science (NASDAQ:FCSC) is an autologous cell therapy company involved in the development of medicines for aesthetic, medical and scientific application. FCSC's diverse drug pipeline revolves around applications of the fibroblast cell. The fibroblast cell plays an important role in the production of growth factors and collagen that support the skin and soft tissues. The fibroblast cell is the most important cell in regards to synthesizing the extracellular matrix and collagen within the skin itself. Here is a diagram showing how the organelles and fibroblast cells work together.
The fibroblast cell is the most common connective tissue in mammals and reptiles. Collagen is a protein that gives skin its durability and elasticity and plays a major role in...
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