New Expertise – Microbiome

In News by Anja Borrosch

Check our new Expertise – MicrobiomeUsing ex vivo culture of human hair follicles and human full thickness skin, we characterize the microbiome and investigate the microbiome’s impact on hair and skin health, and whether compounds/drugs/formulations protect from dysbiosis.      …

ML has obtained the Certification of Research and Investigation (CIR) from the French Ministry

In News by Anja Borrosch

We are proud to inform that we have recently been awarded with the crédit d’impôt recherche (CIR). This document has been handed by the French Ministry of superior teaching, research & innovation and awards our French customers a wide series …

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Volunteers needed to donate skin tissue for Psoriasis Research purposes in Münster.

In News by Anja Borrosch

Monasterium Laboratory is searching for patients over 18 years old who suffer from Psoriasis Vulgaris to participate in their research by donating skin samples. The Collection Date will be 28/10/2021 Patients will be awarded with an allowance between 100€ and …

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EADV Interview Highlight

In Events & Conferences, News by Anja Borrosch

We are happy to announce the EADV Interview Highlight of Dr. Janin Edelkamp. If you would like to learn about the protection of hair follicles from immune privilege collapse listen to the interview with our expert: https://eadvhighlights.com/We are happy to …

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Save the date! Be welcome to Monasterium Laboratory Hair Course 2022 on 9 June in Münster

In Events & Conferences, News by R. Adrian

Monasterium is excited to announce the 2nd international Hair Course Looking at around 30 world-wide participants to our last course on “HAIR BIOLOGY & TRANSLATIONAL HAIR RESEARCH IN A NUTSHELL” in 2019, we would like to build on the success …

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Issue 8: Current research highlights

In News, Research highlights by R. Adrian

Quantitative mapping of human hair greying and reversal in relation to life stress Ayelet M Rosenberg, Shannon Rausser, Junting Ren, Eugene V Mosharov, Gabriel Sturm, R Todd Ogden, Purvi Patel, Rajesh Kumar Soni, Clay Lacefield, Desmond J Tobin, Ralf Paus, Martin Picard Elife, 2021 Hair fibres hold a ‘picture’ of a …

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Resident human dermal γδT-cells operate as stress-sentinels: Lessons from the hair follicle

In News, Press Releases by R. Adrian

γδT-cells are unconventional T lymphocytes that are only sparsely found in blood and secondary lymphoid organs. Instead, they are enriched in barrier organs such as the skin and can respond to conserved self and non-self antigens to assist in tissue …

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UDP-GlcNAc-1-phosphotransferase is a clinically important regulator of human and mouse hair pigmentation

In News, Press Releases by R. Adrian

Enzyme involved in lysosomal disorders has surprising role in hair pigmentation. The enzyme UDP-GlcNAc-1-Phosphotransferase (GNPTAB) is shown by the authors of a recent study to be a clinically important enzyme in the control of human hair pigmentation. GNPTAB is an …

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Meet us at the ESDR Virtual Conference from 22 – 25 September

In Events & Conferences, News by Anja Borrosch

We are participating   Oral communication Presentation #020: Sphingosine 1-phosphate receptor signalling promotes hair growth and inhibits perifollicular T-cell expansion and immune privilege collapse ex vivo Session title: Concurrent 2: Adaptive Immunity and Autoimmunity Presenter: Dr. Ilaria Piccini Date: Thursday …