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Exogenous Dermatology (2004) 2 (6): 286–294.
Published Online: 03 December 2004
...Myeong Jun Choi; Howard I. Maibach Stratum corneum intercellular lipids regulate skin water barrier function and water-holding capacity; their modification may impair these properties. Physical and chemical stresses diminish barrier function. Acute barrier disruption by tape stripping increases...
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Exogenous Dermatology (2004) 2 (5): 262–269.
Published Online: 14 July 2004
.... Chemical and physical approaches have been examined to decrease these properties. Tape stripping is commonly used to disrupt the epidermal barrier, to enhance the delivery of drugs and to obtain information about stratum corneum function. Tape stripping results in the production and release of cytokines...