Chemistry and Physicsof Lipids, 49 (1989) 289 Elsevier ScientificPublishers Ireland Ltd.
Announcements Gordon Research Conference on Barrier Function of Mammalian Skin (August 14--18, 1989, Wolfborough, Nil)
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The topics of discussion include: Stratum corneum lipids and epidermal biochemistry Biophysical characterization of barrier function I: structure Biophysical characterization of barrier function II: quantitation of stratum corneum permeability Air-liquid keratinocyte culture Chemical perturbation of barrier function: enhancers Electrical perturbation of barrier function: iontophoresis Physical chemistry of stratum corneum barrier function: transport relationships Models for characterizing barrier function Skin metabolism and transport For further information, please contact: Dr. Alexander M. Cruickshank Gordon Research Conferences Gordon Research Center University of Rhode Island Kingston, Rhode Island 02881-0801
First International Workshop on Fatty Acid-Binding Proteins (September 4 and 5, 1989, Maastricht, The Netherlands) For further information, please contact: Dr. J.F.C. Glatz Department of Physiology University of Limburg P.O. Box 616 6200 MD Maastricht The Netherlands Tel: + 31 43888517/476