DermoMeca® offers a set of methodologies adapted to this kind of study with AFM analysis, in order to produce robust and quantitative topographic and nano-mechanical maps.
Biological model: Subcutaneous adipose tissue taken from skin explant and cryosection.
- Evaluation of lypolytic and/or draining effect
- Evaluation of the “anti-fibrotic” “fiber-breaking” effect
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Does a slimming cream have a draining action or does it promote fibrous cell destructuration ?
A slimming cream might have several actions depending on its target. It can regulate and balance storage and removal of fat. In this context, studying adipocytes, the responsible cells for fat storage in adipoe tissue, sheds light on its action’s mode.