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May 1966

Isolation of Human Sebaceous Glands

Author Affiliations


From the Department of Dermatology, University of Oregon Medical School, Portland, Ore.

Arch Dermatol. 1966;93(5):610-612. doi:10.1001/archderm.1966.01600230114028

A technique is described whereby the treatment of human scalp skin with 2 N calcium chloride permits epidermal-dermal separation and subsequent harvesting of sebaceous glands which appear grossly and histologically intact.