About the Authors

Raja K Sivamani, Christine E Pullar, Catherine G Manabat-Hidalgo, R. Rivkah Isseroff
Department of Dermatology, University of California, Davis, School of Medicine, Davis, California, United States of America

David M Rocke
Division of Biostatistics, University of California, Davis, School of Medicine, Davis, California, United States of America

Richard C Carlsen
Department of Physiology and Membrane Biology, University of California, Davis, School of Medicine, Davis, California, United States of America

David G Greenhalgh
Department of Surgery, University of California, Davis, School of Medicine, Davis, California, United States of America

David G Greenhalgh, R. Rivkah Isseroff
Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California, Sacramento, California, United States of America

R. Rivkah Isseroff
Wound Service, Department of Veterans Affairs, Northern California Health Care System, Mather, California, United States of America

Corresponding Author

rrisseroff@ucdavis.edu

Competing Interests

RRI and CEP are named in a patent application submitted by the University of California for the use of beta adrenergic agents in modulating wound repair.

Author Contributions

RKS, CEP, CGM-H, DGG, and RRI contributed to the design of the experiments. RCC and DGG provided oversight on the murine burn wound protocols. RKS and CGM-H conducted all of the experiments and RKS, CEP, CGM-H, DGG, and RRI participated in data analysis and interpretation. DMR conducted the statistical analysis. RKS, CGM-H, and RRI participated in writing this report, and RRI critically edited the manuscript. All authors have read and approved the final version.