Fashion meets medicine on the catwalk




The paper deals with an innovative way of creating new fabric designs based on microscopic images obtained from histology stem cell experimentations and other cellular and molecular studies. This novel technique can be used to incorporate the field of medicine into fashion. 


Zeppieri, M.; Salvetat, M.L.; Beltrami, A.P.; Cesselli, D.; Bergamin, N.; Russo, R.; Cavaliere, F.; Varano, G.P.; Alcalde, I.; Merayo, J.; Brusini, P.; Beltrami, C.A.; Parodi, P.C. Human adipose-derived stem cells for the treatment of chemically burned rat cornea: preliminary results. Curr. Eye Res. 2013, 38 (4), 451-463. DOI: 10.3109/02713683.2012.763100.

Zeppieri, M.; Salvetat, M.L.; Beltrami, A.; Cesselli, D.; Russo, R.; Alcalde, I.; Merayo-Lloves, J.; Brusini, P.; Parodi, P.C. Adipose Derived Stem Cells for Corneal Wound Healing after Laser Induced Corneal Lesions in Mice. J. Clin. Med. 2017, 6 (12), 115. DOI: 10.3390/jcm6120115.

Miotti, G.; Parodi, P.C.; Zeppieri, M. Stem cell therapy in ocular pathologies in the past 20 years. World J. Stem Cells 2021, 13 (5), 366-385. DOI: 10.4252/wjsc.v13.i5.366.

Fashion designs printed cotton material, and dresses made using histologic images from stem cell experiments by Zhu He (Irene)




How to Cite

Zeppieri, M. (2023). Fashion meets medicine on the catwalk. Communications in Development and Assembling of Textile Products, 4(2), 251–253.