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Meet us digitally for in-cosmetics global 2021 in Barcelona

In Events & Conferences, News by Anja Borrosch

It is unfortunate that we cannot meet in person at this year´s in-cosmetics global in Barcelona. Despite the cancellation of the trade show, we would like to connect with you and introduce our services.  Monasterium Laboratory Skin & Hair Research …

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Human hair follicle and scalp skin organ culture: highly clinically relevant models for testing hair care products

In News by Anja Borrosch

Dr. Marta Bertolini, Principal Scientist and Deputy General Manager at Monasterium Laboratory GmbH reports about state-of-the-art pre-clinical human skin models for cosmeceutical application, including hair follicle and scalp skin ex vivo models as tools to explore the effects of hair …

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Issue 7: Current research highlights

In News, Research highlights by Anja Borrosch

Evidence from a humanized mouse model of androgenetic alopecia that platelet-rich plasma (PRP) stimulates hair regrowth, hair shaft diameter and vellus-to-terminal hair reconversion in vivo. Laufer Britva R et al., Br J Dermatol, 2021 Autologous platelet-rich plasma (PRP) has been …

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Hair Follicle Chemosensation: TRPM5 Signaling Is Required for Anagen Maintenance.

In News, Press Releases by Anja Borrosch

Being able to sense and process environmental cues is among the most fundamental requirements of life and thus not only restricted to the specialized cells that we use to smell and taste. In fact, a team of scientists from Monasterium …

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ML supports physicians in India who fight the recent, catastrophic surge in COVID-19 cases by donating oxygen concentrators

In News by Anja Borrosch

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We are supporting the EADV Spring Symposium 2021

In Events & Conferences, News by Anja Borrosch

We are supporting the upcoming EADV Spring Symposium 2021.  Dr. Marta Bertolini will have a Q&A session about Monasterium Laboratory’s disease models. This will take place on May 6 at 12:30 pm and May 7, 2021 at 05:30 pm. The …

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We are participating in the SID virtual 2021 meeting (May 3 – 8) – Talk by Dr. Marta Bertolini

In Events & Conferences, News by Anja Borrosch

Join the talk on-demand of our principal scientist, Dr. Marta Bertolini, on May 6th, 2021 in the upcoming SID 2021 virtual meeting. The topic of the talk is “Sphingsosine 1-Phosphate receptors are expressed in human scalp hair follicle and their …

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Plucking for better insights into hair growth and pigmentation: A new assay for human hair research

In News, Press Releases by Anja Borrosch

A team of researchers from the University of Manchester, University of Miami, and Monasterium Laboratory in Münster, Germany, have recently reported a novel methodology that closes an important gap in current hair research technology. The study published in the journal …

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Issue 6: Current research highlights

In News, Research highlights by Anja Borrosch

Compartmentalised metabolic programmes in human anagen hair follicles: New targets to modulate epithelial stem cell behaviour, keratinocyte proliferation and hair follicle immune status? Purba et al. Exp Dermatol 2021 Lactate, the end-product of aerobic glycolysis (Warburg effect), is important for …

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We are participating in the 51st DDG virtual conference (April 14 – 17) – Talk by Dr. Marta Bertolini

In Events & Conferences, News by Anja Borrosch

Join the talk of our principal scientist, Dr. Marta Bertolini, on 14th April in the upcoming 51st DDG virtual conference 2021. The topic of the talk is “Scalp hair follicles from FPHL patients are characterized by decreased perifollicular vascularization, changes …