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Histogen Aesthetics to Apply Fibroblasts in Skin Healing

Histogen Aesthetics, LLC, will develop products based on newborn dermal fibroblasts that work synergistically with the skin and hair's own physiology to combat the effects of aging.

Aquaporin-3: Regulating Skin Cell Growth

Two previous articles in this series on aquaporins have discussed their history, mechanism and stimulation. The current article describes the role of AQP3 in regulating skin cell growth.

Lifestyle Changes May Help Control Cell Aging

A study done at the University of California has shown lifestyles changes in diet, exercise and stress management help control cell aging.

Researchers Develop Crystal Biosensors to Detect Protein-DNA Interactions

A new class of disposable, microplate-based optical biosensors capable of detecting protein-DNA interactions has been developed by researchers at the University of Illinois.

UCLA Doctors Research Undereye Bags

University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) researchers have reported that fat expansion in the eye socket is the primary cause of undereye bags.

Rosacea: Cause, Triggers and Treatment

Rosacea is a common but little-known disorder of the facial skin that affects an estimated 14 million Americans. In fact, rosacea is becoming increasingly widespread as the baby boomer generation enters the most susceptible ages for its development.

Skin Biology Review: L Neuropeptides, Immunology and More

This article summarizes 31 papers recently published on skin biology. Among the topics are neuropeptides, toll-like receptors and a consideration of allergic reaction versus preservative action in finished products.

Increased Skin Infections in Team Sports

There is a heightened risk of spreading methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in team sports, according to a recent report by Dermatology Times.

Researchers Reprogram Skin for Pluripotent Skin Cells

Researchers at the Scripps Research Institute have released a new test that differentiates embryonic stem cells and others with therapeutic potential from other stem cell types.

Monell Identifies the Scent of Skin Cancer

The Monell Center may have identified the odor of skin cancer, a discovery that might be used to develop new ways of identifying basal cell carcinoma.

US Researchers Question Possible Moisturizer-Tumor Link

A US study of has reported that some moisturizers may promote skin cancer.

It's All About Sex: Hormones and Skin Moisture

Cosmetics help people look and feel good. From an evolutionary view, the human purpose is to produce offspring and although it can be done clinically, most prefer the natural way, just like today's cosmetic users.

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