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Discovery of novel molecular mechanism involved in the formation of the skin

from MNTderm - 20 Jan 15

The formation of human skin involves a cascade of biochemical signals, which are not well understood.



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Scotland first in the UK to recommend the use of Xolair (omalizumab) to treat chronic spontaneous urticaria

from MNTderm - 13 Jan 15

Novartis is delighted that the Scottish Medicines Consortium (SMC) has recommended Xolair® omalizumab as an add-on therapy for the treatment of chronic spontaneous urticaria (CSU) in adult and...



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Wound-induced skin cancer may be fueled by bacteria

from MNTderm - 13 Jan 15

Researchers at King's College London have identified a new mechanism by which skin damage triggers the formation of tumours, which could have important therapeutic implications for patients suffering...



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Some medicines can make your skin more sensitive to the sun

from MNTderm - 12 Jan 15

Some medicines can make your skin more sensitive to the sun and this summer season NPS MedicineWise advises Australians to check their medicines packaging for warnings to avoid excessive skin...



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Malassezia yeasts - everywhere and sometimes dangerous

from MNTderm - 09 Jan 15

Malassezia yeasts have been found in human dandruff, deep-sea vents, and pretty much everywhere in between.



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Spiders ruled out as common cause of bacterial infections in humans

from MNTderm - 09 Jan 15

Can spiders be carriers of human pathogens? Can they provoke an infection through a break in the skin?



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Review article estimates annual U.S. cost of psoriasis in 2013

from MNTderm - 08 Jan 15

The annual U.S. cost of psoriasis, a chronic inflammatory skin condition, was estimated to be between $112 billion and $135 billion in 2013, according to a review article published online by JAMA...



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Body clock protects cells from metabolism-generated oxygen radical damage during division

from MNTderm - 08 Jan 15

UC Irvine scientists studying the role of circadian rhythms in skin stem cells found that this clock plays a key role in coordinating daily metabolic cycles and cell division.



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Specific immune responses triggered by skin microbes

from MNTderm - 07 Jan 15

New research in mice shows that the immune system in the skin develops distinct responses to the various microbes that naturally colonize the skin, referred to as commensals.



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Fat isn't all bad: Skin adipocytes help protect against infections

from MNTderm - 06 Jan 15

When it comes to skin infections, a healthy and robust immune response may depend greatly upon what lies beneath.



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Skin patch could help heal, prevent diabetic ulcers, study finds

from MNTderm - 02 Jan 15

Researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine say they have developed a safe and effective skin patch to deliver a drug that enhances the healing of diabetes-related ulcers.



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FDA approves Opdivo for advanced melanoma

from MNTderm - 30 Dec 14

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has granted accelerated approval to Opdivo (nivolumab), a new treatment for patients with unresectable (cannot be removed by surgery) or metastatic (advanced)...



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Erythropoietic protoporphyria: European Commission approves SCENESSE

from MNTderm - 30 Dec 14

Clinuvel Pharmaceuticals Ltd has announced that the European Commission has ratified the recommendation of the European Medicines Agency (EMA), granting marketing approval under exceptional...



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Galderma receives FDA approval of novel treatment option for rosacea patients

from MNTderm - 30 Dec 14

Galderma Laboratories, L.P. has announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Soolantra® (ivermectin) Cream, 1% for the once-daily topical treatment of inflammatory...



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'Natural' support networks: how social media supports African-American women wearing natural hair

from MNTderm - 29 Dec 14

Writing in the International Journal of Fashion Design, Technology and Education, Tameka N.



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Airline pilots can be exposed to cockpit radiation similar to tanning beds

from MNTderm - 28 Dec 14

Airline pilots can be exposed to the same amount of UV-A radiation as that from a tanning bed session because airplane windshields do not completely block UV-A radiation, according to a research...



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New technology directly reprograms skin fibroblasts for a new role

from MNTderm - 25 Dec 14

As the main component of connective tissue in the body, fibroblasts are the most common type of cell.



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Frostbite and hypothermia treatments suggested by body's cold 'sensor'

from MNTderm - 17 Dec 14

A cold 'sensor' which triggers the skin's vascular response to the cold could represent an exciting new therapeutic target for the treatment of frostbite and hypothermia, according to scientists at...



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What is a dermatologist? What do dermatologists do?

from MNTderm - 16 Dec 14

Find out about the physicians with a specialist knowledge of the skin, hair and nails, including common conditions they treat and common procedures they perform.



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Hair growth in mice promoted by honeybee hive sealant

from MNTderm - 16 Dec 14

Hair loss can be devastating for the millions of men and women who experience it.



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Tracking neutrophil motility patterns could provide early diagnosis of sepsis in patients with major burns

from MNTderm - 13 Dec 14

A team of Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) investigators has identified what may be a biomarker predicting the development of the dangerous systemic infection sepsis in patients with serious...



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Study finds men's health may be 'strongly correlated' with semen quality

from MNTderm - 11 Dec 14

Men who were infertile as a result of poor semen quality were at higher risk of numerous medical conditions - including hypertension and skin disorders - in a new study.



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Novel NDV-3 vaccine protects against antibiotic resistant skin infections

from MNTderm - 11 Dec 14

In the U.S. and around the globe, skin and soft tissue infections caused by methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) continue to endanger the health and lives of patients and otherwise...



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To resolve inflammation, macrophages chase neutrophils away from wounds

from MNTderm - 11 Dec 14

Macrophages are best known for their Pac Man-like ability to gobble up cellular debris and pathogens in order to thwart infection.



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Study finds eczema, short stature not associated overall

from MNTderm - 10 Dec 14

Eczema, an itchy chronic inflammatory disease of the skin, was not associated overall with short stature in an analysis of data from several studies, although a small group of children and...


 

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