20
Nov

Top things found in human skin!

Top things found in human skin (vs in reconstructed human skin models) Skin is our largest organ (2m2). Since the skin is a mandatory test organ for regulatory agencies, every single drug in development needs to be tested for potential skin toxicity. Today, efficacy and safety studies are performed either on animal skin, reconstructed skin, or ex vivo human skin.
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28
Oct

A unique ex vivo perfused human skin model to test pharmacokinetic and systemic administration in human skin

The FlowSkin® platform : a unique ex vivo perfused human skin model to test pharmacokinetic and systemic administration in human skin When human tissue culture meets microfluidic technology, it leads to the first perfused human skin model ; an amazing platform to overcome the challenges of drug development and replace animal testing. Almost 10 years ago now, Genoskin developed the
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16
Oct

Genoskin awarded the Healthtech prize “Transformons la France!”

Genoskin awarded the Healthtech prize “Transformons la France!” Yesterday, Genoskin was awarded the Healthtech prize at the “Transformons la France!” (Let’s Transform France!) ceremony presented by La Tribune in Toulouse. While the current health crisis calls into question our lifestyles, "Transformons la France!" highlights the talents of tomorrow and gives impact to those who transform society for the better. The
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7
Oct

Genoskin answers questions from National Anti-Vivisection Society

Genoskin interviewed by the National Anti-Vivisection Society on alternatives to animal testing Genoskin’s Chief Commercial Officer, Eric Merle, recently had the opportunity to speak with the National Anti-Vivisection Society (NAVS). Through a Q&A, Eric explains why Genoskin’s ex vivo human skin assays are a reliable alternative to animal testing. “We generate human data” Even though testing new drugs and compounds
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2
Oct

Genoskin & LEO Pharma publish data on inflammation model InflammaSkin® in Experimental Dermatology

Genoskin & LEO Pharma publish data on inflammation model InflammaSkin® in Experimental Dermatology Genoskin’s amazing team of experts is always developing new and improved ex vivo human skin assays. This time, we partnered with LEO Pharma to develop a brand new inflammation model: InflammaSkin®. Genoskin is proud to announce that its unique skin assay is now fully described in Experimental
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30
Sep

Pharma’s Almanac: Overcoming skin assays challenges with living human skin models

Pharma's Almanac: Overcoming skin assays challenges with living human skin models Genoskin’s CEO, Pascal Descargues was asked to contribute to the next issue of Pharma’s Almanac. It’s increasingly critical for pharmaceutical companies to develop drugs faster and more efficiently. In this article, Pascal gives some insights into how living human skin models help accelerate research.  For decades, the norm for
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