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SPS - Saclay Plant Sciences

Cosmetics and Health

Exploitation of plant resources for health and well-being applications

Cosmetics and Health
Promote the use of natural ingredients derived from plants in the manufacturing of cosmetic and health products.


  • Measurement of the antioxidant capacities
  • Cell repair (DNA, protein)
  • Characterization of secondary metabolites (flavonoids, alkaloids, sterols, terpenes, vitamin E, mucilage)
  • Characterization of natural extracts (emulsions)
  • Characterization of seed proteins (immunochemistry)


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Teams related to this field of application (non-exhaustive list)

Team leader

Research Unit

Team name

Abdelhafid Bendahmane


Flower and Carpel Development

Nicolas Bouché


Epigenetic variation

David Bouchez


Spatial control of cell division

Martin Crespi


Regulatory non-coding RNAs in root plasticity

Catherine Damerval

GQE-Le Moulon

Genetics, Epigenetics and Evolution of Floral Morphogenesis

Jean-Denis Faure


Cell differenciation and polarity

Carmela Giglione-Meinnel


Protein Maturation, Cell Fate & Therapeutics

Loïc Lepiniec


Development and seed quality

Annie Marion-Poll


Germination physiology