Translational cosmetics – From signal transduction to skincare concepts

Translational cosmetics – From signal transduction to skincare concepts

18 April 2018, 13:00 - 13:30

Technical Seminars Theatre 2
Language:
English

Merck is using the knowledge of three business sectors from Healthcare, Life Science and Performance Materials and bundles it for cosmetic ingredient development.

Molecular targets and validated efficacy proven molecules from the Pharma-development are used and compounds are screened for efficacy using novel assays and tools from life sciences in the context of skin.

In addition, we have 3D and penetration models in place to increase the success rate in-vivo. With this end-to end development process we innovate in our focus areas of aging, inflammation and pigmentation - we call that translational cosmetics.

Contributors

  • Joerg von Hagen

    Speaker

    Director Cosmetics R&D

    Merck KGaA

    Prof. Jörg von Hagen is head of Merck KGaA Cosmetics R&D in Darmstadt (Germany). Having studied biotechnology and signal transduction in Giessen and...

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