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Theragen Etex Joint Research, World Cosmetic Society Host Society Award

2017-10-31 15:34

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Theragen Etex - AmorePacific Joint Research recently won the Host Society Award at the World Cosmetic Society in Seoul.

This prize is awarded by selecting the best papers published by the host country.
* IFSCC (International Federation of Societies of Cosmetic Chemists) is the largest cosmetic society in the world.

The purpose of this study was to investigate the genetic characteristics of Korean skin (Genotype-Phenotype Interaction Analysis, Skin Genetics-Wide Association Studies in 411 Korean Females) We have received the 'Host Society Award' for recognizing the innovation and discovering the possibility of providing optimal skin care solutions for individual genes by analyzing the genotype-phenotype correlation of Korean women.

It is significant that the cosmetics industry recognizes the importance of genetic analysis of skin in the cosmetics industry and recognizes that it is important to find a specific genetic index for Koreans.

Theragen Etex and Amorepacific have been collaborating on the skin characteristics of Koreans since 2015, and have already filed five co-patents, and are currently verifying the accuracy of their prediction through subsequent studies.