Acantholysis through washing powder enzymes

  title={Acantholysis through washing powder enzymes},
  author={Gerd Klaus Steigleder},
  journal={Archiv f{\"u}r dermatologische Forschung},
As long as at least some of the horny layer was preserved, the effect of a washing powder with a proteolytic enzyme on surviving skin and of a proteolytic washing powder enzyme (alcalase) was virtually not different from that of comparable solutions without enzymes. However, if the horny layer was completely removed to the granular layer before incubation… CONTINUE READING