Dermatological Investigations Scandinavia

We offer and dermato-toxiological evaluation and testning of cosmetics and cosmetic ingredients in healthy volunteers

Dermatological Investigations Scandinavia

We follow European and International guidelines, well as show high quality study results on one or a set of measurable endpoints

Dermatological Investigations Scandinavia

The Dermatological Investigation Scandinavia offer a variety of test methodologies include for instance risk assessment regards to contact allergy and skin irritation

Dermatological Investigations Scandinavia

Testing on healthy volunteers is a unique and reliable alternative to animal testing that provides information on cosmetic products and components effect on human skin under different usage situations.

Dermatological Investigations Scandinavia

We provide scientific work of high quality in cooperation with University of Southern (SDU) Denmark, Odense University Hospital (OUH), and our partners in the industry

About us

We do safety, efficacy and proof-of-concept testing for cosmetics supplementsand offer skin test and dermato-toxicological evaluation and testing of cosmetics and cosmetic ingredients in healthy volunteers.  

Opening Hours

We have varying opening hours:

  • Monday - Friday
    9.00 - 16.00
  • Saturday
    9.30 - 15.30
  • Sunday
    9.30 - 17.00

Ask Questions

Please ask questions at any stage of the process. We can help you on your upcoming clinical skin Research.

Contact us for a proposal or other questions.

 

Our Services

Full Service CRO and MANAGEMENT

Dermatological Investigations Scandinavia has expertise in skin clinical-trials services and offer dermatologic expertise. Our services include protocol design, recruitment and enrollment, monitoring, data management, statistics and medical writing.

Standard battery of safety testing in skin research

In health and toxicological endpoints there a numerous accepted (standard) methods human health that are covered. Dermatological Efficacy Testing Accurate skin assessments and instrumental measurements are important tools to prove the efficacy of skin care products and topical pharmaceuticals.

Screening and Recruitment strategies

Testing on healthy volunteers is a unique and realiable alternative to animal testing that provides information on selected products and components effect on human skin under different usage situations. We identify eligible participants, adequately explaining the study to the potential participants.Volunteers complete an informed consent and eligibility screening process prior to trial participation.

Clinical trial protocol

Our protocols are collaboration between DIS and sponsor. The protocols shall be such that there is the greatest opportunity to study provides answers to the questions. All experimental protocols approved by the regional ethics committee before baseline.

D.I.S. follows international ethical guidelines

Belmont rapporten ● Code of Federal Regulation (USA) ● COMS ● EU direktivet ● Nürnberg kodeksen ● Universal Declaration on Bioethics and Human Rights. All our studies are conducted in compliance with Good Clinical Practice (GCP) - and Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) guidelines on ensuring high quality ●

We have an advanced know-how and hands-on experience

Employees have documented many years of experience in human skin tests and skin test design, and evaluation of test results and publishing.

Why Choose Us

Where should your clinical study be located? Ever considered Denmark?

We are a CRO company providing dermato-toxicological evaluation and testing of cosmetics and cosmetic ingredients in healthy volunteers. We offer testing on human volunteers with special characteristics - eg. previously demonstrated contact allergy.

Clear descriptions of the methodology will be documented as well as the statistical analysis of the data.
All our tests are conducted in a controlled environment with standardized operating procedures.

Great Infrastructure

Dermatological Investigations Scandinavia (D.I.S.) is an CRO with a strong focus on studies relating to skin.

Qualified Doctors

The staff including scientists with a university education supported by GCP-experienced board-certified investigators in dermatology.

Customized Services

Our protocols is a collaboration between DIS and sponsor. The protocols shall be such that there is the greatest opportunity to study provides answers to the questions .

"Employees have documention of many years
of experience in human tests and test design, and evaluation of test results and publishing".

 

"All experimental protocols approved by the regional ethics committee before baseline".

 

"Testing on healthy volunteers is a unique and reliable alternative to animal testing that provides information

on selected products and components effect on human skin under different usage situations".  

 

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    We offer hands-on approach to each project

Dermatological Investigations Scandinavia is pleased to share these articles written by our doctors at The Department of Dermatology and Allergy Centre, Odense University Hospital, Institute of Clinical Research, University of Southern Denmark, Odense C, and Dermatological Investigations Scandinavia

 

  • May

    20

    2016
 

Medical adherence to topical corticosteroid preparations prescribed for psoriasis: A systematic review

Topical corticosteroids and corticosteroid combinations are the principal treatments in psoriasis. The aim of this study was to investigate published literature dealing with medical adherence to topical corticosteroid or corticosteroid combinations in patients with psoriasis.

  • March

    10

    2016
 

Psoriasis patients’ experiences concerning medical adherence to treatment with topical corticosteroids

Nonadherence to topical treatment of psoriasis is a common cause of treatment failure. This focus group study was conducted to obtain the patients’ own experiences and explanations regarding medical adherence. The participants consisted of eight primary adherent patients with moderate psoriasis treated with corticosteroid or corticosteroid–calcipotriol combinations, purposefully sampled by age and sex at a dermatology outpatient clinic.

  • Sept.

    16

    2016
 

Proposed ICDRG Classification of the Clinical Presentation of Contact Allergy

The International Contact Dermatitis Research Group proposes a classification for the clinical presentation of contact allergy. The classification is based primarily on the mode of clinical presentation. The categories are direct exposure/contact dermatitis, mimicking or exacerbation of preexisting eczema, multifactorial dermatitis including allergic contact dermatitis, by proxy, mimicking angioedema, airborne contact dermatitis.