Human skin samples are collected from patients who undergo cosmetic surgery.
Frozen human skin samples are an alternative to animal testing.

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BIOLOGIC Organism Human
Tissue Skin
Age Adult
Gender Male or female
Ethnicity Caucasian
Disease Healthy
PRODUCT Skin preparation Full thickness or dermatomed skin (complied with the OECD 428 Guideline)
Standard product Skin with Slight Strecht marks
Skin controls Tissue quality is documented via macroscopic parameters (control of presence of scars, pen marks, cysts, moles…) and via measures (thickness, TEER – Transepithalial Electrical Resistance)
Viral testing Negative for Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C, HIV 1 and HIV 2
Product Format Frozen sheet or skin discs
Dedicated Applications Applications covered : permeability