Meteorology and ethnicity as critical factors in HRIPT: Comparing responses between Chinese and Indian ethnicities.

@article{Yuan2013MeteorologyAE,
  title={Meteorology and ethnicity as critical factors in HRIPT: Comparing responses between Chinese and Indian ethnicities.},
  author={Chao Yuan and Xuemin Wang and Carlos Galzote and Yi-mei Tan and Kamlesh V Bhagat and Zhi-Kang Yuan and Jian-Fei Du and Yuan Zi Tan},
  journal={Regulatory toxicology and pharmacology : RTP},
  year={2013},
  volume={66 1},
  pages={59-65}
}
BACKGROUND Human repeated insult patch test (HRIPT) is regarded as one of the confirmatory test in determining the safety of skin sensitizers. A number of important factors should be considered when conducting and interpreting the results of the HRIPT. OBJECTIVE To investigate for probable critical factors that influence the results of HRIPT with the same protocol in Shanghai and Mumbai. METHODS Two HRIPTs were carried out in Shanghai and Mumbai in 2011. Six identical products and 1% sodium… CONTINUE READING