Glucose Metabolism of Human Skin

The Effects of Skin Composition on Glucose Sensing

Simulation of the response to an Oral Glucose Tolerance Test (OGTT).
Measured blood glucose is used as driving input for the model.

Spatio-temporal interstitial fluid (ISF) glucose kinetics for a slice in the dermis:

Content on this page requires a newer version of Adobe Flash Player.

Get Adobe Flash player

A more detailed simulation of 20 sec:

The multiphysics model was developed and simulated in COMSOL.


References