Senescent fibroblasts and aging associated pigmentation

Senescent fibroblasts and aging associated pigmentation

14 Jun 2018, 14:00 - 14:30

Coex Conference Room 327

Uneven pigmentation is one of the major changes associated with skin aging. Here, we show that dermal fibroblasts senesce in aging pigmented skin.

Our data may provide an integrated view of how fibroblasts in the aged microenvironment contribute to skin pigmentation, offering new paradigms for the design of therapies with which to treat aging-associated pigmentation.


  • Hee Young Kang


    Professor, M.D. Ph.D

    Ajou University, School of Medicine

    Hee Young Kang, M.D., Ph. D. is a professor of the department of dermatology at Ajou University School of Medicine in Suwon, Korea. She had a...

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