Research Snippets
Skin sensitization
Safety and efficacy of alefacept, efalizumab, etanercept and infliximab in treating moderate to severe plaque psoriasis
Genetics of melanoma predisposition
p-Coumaric acid, a constituent of Sasa quelpaertensis Nakai, inhibits cellular melanogenesis stimulated by α-melanocyte stimulating hormone
Dihydrotestosterone inhibits murine hair growth via the androgen receptor
Skin application of the nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug ketoprofen downmodulates the antigen-presenting ability of Langerhans cells in mice
Interaction between p53 codon 72 polymorphism and melanocortin 1 receptor variants on suntan response and cutaneous melanoma risk
Effects of etanercept on C-reactive protein levels in psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis
Dermoscopic monitoring of melanocytic skin lesions
An evidence base for reconsidering current follow-up guidelines for patients with cutaneous melanoma less than 0·5 mm thick at diagnosis
Obesity in psoriasis
Identification of categories at risk for high quality of life impairment in patients with vitiligo
Dermoscopy of desmoplastic melanoma
Melanoma histological Breslow thickness predicted by 75-MHz ultrasonography
Tumour malignancy loss and cell differentiation are associated with induction of gef gene in human melanoma cells
para-Phenylenediamine
Clinical investigation of the novel iron-chelating agent, CP94, to enhance topical photodynamic therapy of nodular basal cell carcinoma
Pseudoclonality in cutaneous pseudolymphomas
Unexpected diminished innervation of epidermis and dermoepidermal junction in lichen amyloidosus
A study examining inter-rater and intrarater reliability of a novel instrument for assessment of psoriasis
The changing face of dermatological practice
Mortality in Danish patients with nonmelanoma skin cancer, 1978–2001
Knowledge, attitudes and use of the guidelines for the treatment of moderate to severe plaque psoriasis among Dutch dermatologists
Distribution of congenital melanocytic naevi and congenital naevus-like naevi in a survey of 3406 Italian schoolchildren
Evidence of high levels of anxiety and depression in polymorphic light eruption and their association with clinical and demographic variables
Ultraviolet responses of Gorlin syndrome primary skin cells
Evaluation of the efficacy and safety of infliximab on psoriatic nails
Serological association of beta and gamma human papillomaviruses with squamous cell carcinoma of the skin
Etanercept combined with methotrexate for high-need psoriasis
Dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa pruriginosa is not associated with frequent FLG gene mutations
Penile lichen sclerosus after allogeneic stem cell transplantation
The mTOR inhibitor rapamycin significantly improves facial angiofibroma lesions in a patient with tuberous sclerosis
A novel missense mutation in the TRPS1 gene underlies trichorhinophalangeal syndrome type III
Dermoscopic features of stellate spontaneous pseudoscars in five Japanese men
The chemistry and synergy of benzoyl peroxide with clindamycin
Squamous cell carcinoma arising within folliculitis decalvans
Identical p53 gene mutation in malignant proliferating trichilemmal tumour of the scalp and small cell carcinoma of the common bile duct
High frequency of vitamin D deficiency among patients with cutaneous lupus erythemathosus
Aquagenic syringeal acrokeratoderma
Palisaded neutrophilic and granulomatous dermatitis in a child with type I diabetes mellitus and coeliac disease
Phacomatosis spilorosea associated with lymphoedema
Making a ‘point’ about the safe disposal of sharps in patients on biological therapies
Acute generalized exanthematous pustulosis does not always have a drug-related cause
A verruciform xanthoma-like phenomenon in a linear epidermal naevus in the absence of a syndromic association
Halo asteatotic eczema localized around a dermatofibroma in acute-onset leg oedema
Gastric MALT lymphoma in a patient receiving infliximab for psoriasis
Asymptomatic bone marrow involvement in patients presenting with cutaneous marginal zone B-cell lymphoma
Pachyonychia congenita type 2
No association between HLA-B and cutaneous reactions to sulphonamides in human immunodeficiency virus-infected patients
Simultaneous manifestation of variegate porphyria in monozygotic twins
Dermatology and junior doctors
Perifolliculitis capitis abscedens et suffodiens successfully controlled with infliximab
Botulinum Toxin in Clinical Dermatology
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