Human Skin Tissue

FORMAT:Fresh (cold)Frozen
APPLICATION & SPECIALITY USES:ADME-Toxicology Products and Services
Keywords:AbsorptionAdiposeAspirateDermatologyDermatomedDiscsHumanIintactIrritationMetabolismSkinSkin CareTissue



The importance of human skin as a model for in vitro testing for cosmetic and medical therapies has increased in recent years. BioIVT delivers diverse human skin products from a variety of patient populations. Based on your needs, tissue and its derivatives are sourced from either live donors or cadaveric donors.

Custom Processing

  • Dermatomed skin (100-800 µM)
  • Dissected hair follicles)
  • FFPE blocks/slides)
  • Separation of skin layers (epidermis, dermis, hypodermis))
  • Skin discs prepped for permeability & absorption studies (2-10 mm diameter)
  • RNA/DNA extraction)
  • Homogenate

* Live Tissue Serology(additional fee): HIV-1,HIV-2, HBV, HCV, RPR.

Cadaver Serology: HIV-1, HIV-2, HBV, HCV


Caution: Treat all products containing human materials as potentially infectious, as no known test methods can offer assurance that products derived from human tissues will not transmit infectious agents.

All products are for research use only. Do not use in animals or humans. These products have not been approved for any diagnostic or clinical procedures.

We work with a variety of primary skin-derived cell types. Our expertise in cell culture allows us to produce high-quality, relevant data from even the most challenging cell models.

Assay services included:

  • Cell toxicity
  • Mitochondrial dysfunction (ATP, MTT)
  • Oxidative stress (ROS, RNS, Super Oxide)
  • DNA damage (PARP assay)
  • Customized gene expression studies