DAMAGE RELATED TO LIGHT

StratiCELL offers evaluation of the effectiveness of active ingredients, formulations and finished products in protecting the skin against oxidative stress and molecular damages induced by different light rays.

Examples of assays performed at StratiCELL:

DNA damage

(cyclobutane pyrimidine dimers)

Stress response

(p53, Heat Shock Proteins, NRF-2 pathway)

Apoptosis

(caspase-3) and Sunburn cells

Inflammation

(Langerhans cells phenotype)

Protein oxidation

Elastin degradation