RESEARCH SNIPPETS
Does teledermoscopy validate teledermatology for triage of skin lesions?
Psoriasis and alcohol : is cutaneous ethanol one of the missing links?
Basic fibroblast growth factor stimulates the proliferation of human dermal fibroblasts via the ERK1/2 and JNK pathways
Measurement of skin texture through polarization imaging
Expression of DNA mismatch repair proteins and MSH2 polymorphisms in nonmelanoma skin cancers of organ transplant recipients
Place of human amniotic membrane immunoblotting in the diagnosis of autoimmune bullous dermatoses
Serum levels of soluble vascular endothelial growth factor receptor-2 in patients with systemic sclerosis
Association of TXNDC5 gene polymorphisms and susceptibility to nonsegmental vitiligo in the Korean population
Dermoscopic features of acral lentiginous melanoma in a large series of 110 cases in a white population
Elevated expression levels of testis-specific genes TEX101 and SPATA19 in basal cell carcinoma and their correlation with clinical and pathological features
Antinuclear antibodies associate with loss of response to antitumour necrosis factor-α therapy in psoriasis : a retrospective, observational study
Hypertension and aldosterone levels in women with early-onset androgenetic alopecia
Pulsed intravenous cyclophosphamide and methylprednisolone therapy in refractory pemphigus
Short-term isotretinoin treatment decreases insulin-like growth factor-1 and insulin-like growth factor binding protein-3 levels : does isotretinoin affect growth hormone physiology?
Successful triage of patients referred to a skin lesion clinic using teledermoscopy (IMAGE IT trial)
Dirt-binding particles consisting of hydrogenated castor oil beads constitute a nonirritating alternative for abrasive cleaning of recalcitrant oily skin contamination in a three-step programme of occupational skin protection
Regional nerve blockade prior to direct injection to achieve anaesthesia of the nasal ala
T-cell receptor γ gene rearrangement in cutaneous T-cell lymphoma : comparative study of polymerase chain reaction with denaturing gradient gel electrophoresis and GeneScan analysis
Histological regression in primary melanoma : not a predictor of sentinel lymph node metastasis in a cohort of 397 patients
Reliability, validity and responsiveness to change of the Patient Report of Extent of Psoriasis Involvement (PREPI) for measuring body surface area affected by psoriasis
Prevalence of androgenetic alopecia in China : a community-based study in six cities
Narrowband ultraviolet B course improves vitamin D balance in women in winter
Intralesional vincristine as first-line therapy for nodular lesions in classic Kaposi sarcoma : a prospective study in 151 patients
Granulocyte colony-stimulating factor in toxic epidermal necrolysis (TEN) and Chelsea & Westminster TEN protocol
The TRAF1/C5 locus confers risk for familial and severe alopecia areata
Resolving lesions in human cutaneous leishmaniasis predominantly harbour chemokine receptor CXCR3-positive T helper 1/T cytotoxic type 1 cells
A novel mutation in the L12 domain of keratin 1 is associated with mild epidermolytic ichthyosis
A novel homozygous keratin 14 mutation in a patient with autosomal recessive epidermolysis bullosa simplex and squamous cell carcinoma of the tongue
Identification of a primarily neurological phenotypic expression of xeroderma pigmentosum complementation group A in a Tunisian family
Immunohistochemical localization of cellular NFATc1 does not predict clinical responses to ciclosporin in subcutaneous panniculitis-like T-cell non-Hodgkin lymphoma
Lipoedema : from clinical presentation to therapy. Further aspects
No alteration of circulating testosterone concentration in patients with chronic urticaria with positive response to autologous serum skin test
Interactions between ultraviolet light exposure and DNA repair gene polymorphisms may increase melanoma risk
Flammability of paraffin-based products : an under-recognized hazard and methods to reduce it
Infliximab therapy induces increased polyclonality of CD4+CD25+ regulatory T cells in psoriasis
A case of antilaminin 332 mucous membrane pemphigoid showing a blister on the bulbar conjunctiva and a unique epitope on the α3 subunit
Fine mapping of the human AR/EDA2R locus in androgenetic alopecia
A case of cholinergic urticaria associated with acquired generalized hypohidrosis and abnormal neurological findings : association with incomplete Ross syndrome?
Community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus and impetigo
Community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus and impetigo : reply from authors
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Clock genes modulate the human hair cycle: Period1 knock-down in human hair follicle organ culture prolongs anagen : O1
iASPP: a novel and essential key regulator of skin homeostasis : O2
Varicella-zoster replication and its association with keratin 15 expression and Wnt signalling : O3
Increased type VII collagen in adipose-derived stem cell-keratinocyte co-culture compared with dermal fibroblast co-culture is dependent on MMP3 : O4
The connexin mimetic peptide Gap27 increases cell migration in ‘diabetic’ conditions in vitro and alters gene expression of dermal fibroblasts : O5
Prostaglandin F2α stimulates human hair follicles via receptors located within the follicle itself : O6
Keratinocyte-derived factors stimulate fibroblast hyaluronan synthesis: a possible role in suppression of scar tissue formation : O7
Activation of peroxisome proliferator activator receptor beta/delta in the skin induces IL1 and STAT3 signalling : O8
Demonstration of novel innate immune cells in psoriasis skin : O9
Priming of adaptive immune responses by different subsets of skin dendritic cells : O10
Investigating the role of the transcription factor T-bet in the immunopathogenesis of psoriasis : O11
The role of invariant natural killer T cells in psoriasis : O12
A defect of varicella-zoster-specific CD4+ T-cell Infiltration after cutaneous antigen challenge in ageing : O13
Association of decreased CCR5 expression with impaired migration of Langerhans cells (LCs) in early-onset psoriasis : O14
Development of a novel assay for autoimmune blistering disease : O15
UVB induces melanosome transfer via filopodia in human skin cells : O16
Azathioprine withdrawal results in reduction in UVA photosensitivity but persistence of potentially mutagenic DNA thiopurines : O17
Melanosomes in pigment cells contain functional MC1R : O18
p63 is implicated in apoptotic dysregulation in melanoma : O19
Photoactivation of DNA thiobases: a potential novel phototherapy to kill hyperproliferative and malignant skin cells : O20
The transcription factor Lhx2 controls the activity of epithelial stem cells in the skin during tumorigenesis and wound healing : O21
The role of the receptor tyrosine kinase Axl in intercellular adhesion and signalling in cancer : O22
Dysregulated tropomyosin receptor kinase signalling in CYLDtrunc/trunc tumours : O23
Sonic hedgehog is not enough to create basal cell carcinoma in vitro : O24
Identification of polo-like kinase 1 as a potential therapeutic target in squamous cell carcinoma : O25
PTPRD microdeletions are associated with metastatic cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma : O26
The role of Vγ9Vδ2 gamma delta T cells in malignant melanoma : O27
Oncogenic BRAF signalling confers resistance of metastatic melanoma to autophagy : O28
MicroRNA-31 regulates a complex programme of gene expression during hair cycle and associated tissue remodelling : O29
Replication of eczema susceptibility loci identified from a genome-wide association study : O30
Protease-antiprotease imbalance: a potential confounder in the pathogenesis of eczema : O31
Translational development of ex-vivo gene therapy for Netherton syndrome : O32
Allele-specific siRNA therapy for epidermolysis bullosa simplex : O33
Revertant mosaicism in Kindler syndrome resulting from transcriptional correction of the FERMT1 gene : O34
Frog skin organ culture - a model system for wound healing : P1
ARNT acts through EGFR- and HDAC-dependent pathways to control the expression of epidermal differentiation genes : P2
Hypoxia suppresses hypoxia inducible factor pathway proteins and affects differentiation of epidermal keratinocytes : P3
Three-dimensional culture of keratinocyte stem cells : P4
Expression of the START family of lipid trafficking proteins in HaCaT keratinocytes: evidence for a role for STARD5 in keratinocyte differentiation and cholesterol homeostasis : P5
Special AT-rich binding protein (Satb1) controls establishing tissue-specific chromatin organization and expression of terminal differentiation-associated genes in keratinocytes : P6
Mechanical stress impairs migration of keratinocytes : P7
Lysophosphatidic acid-induced keratinocyte migration requires Ca2+ entry via STIM1 and recruitment of NFAT2 : P8
Effect of different classes of gadolinium-based contrast agents on control and nephrogenic systemic fibrosisderived fibroblast proliferation : P9
Overexpression of mIGF-1 in keratinocytes protects hair follicles from alopecia in mice : P10
ATP-sensitive potassium (KATP) channels in red deer ( Cervus elaphus ) hair follicles : P11
Hepatocyte growth factor family genes are expressed in normal human follicles but reduced in androgenetic alopecia : P12
Evidence for both genomic and nongenomic signalling of androgens and oestrogens in wound healing : P13
Can tolbutamide, a KATP channel blocker, inhibit human hair follicle growth in organ culture? : P14
Human intermediate and terminal hair follicles exhibit differences in vivo and in organ culture : P15
Novel approaches to modulate keratinocyte proliferation in psoriasis: in vitro and in silico studies : P16
A bioinformatics approach to analyse whole transcriptome data in psoriasis : P17
Genome-wide linkage analysis of an extended psoriasis pedigree : P18
Increased frequencies of allergen-specific CD4+ Th2 cells associate with filaggrin null mutations and cutaneous atopic disease severity : P19
Extraction and purification of human and porcine filaggrin for structural studies using mass spectrometry : P20
Clinical, histological and immunological features of HTLV-1-associated infective dermatitis : P21
Comparing cutaneous immune responses to DNCB in old vs. young individuals : P22
Characterization of antibody responses in malignant melanoma : P23
Human CD4+ regulatory T cells that express CD45RO display skin-homing phenotype and accumulate in old skin : P24
The cutaneous expression of toll-like receptors in leprosy type 1 reactions : P25
Discovery and validation of immunological biomarkers using an advanced flow cytometry platform : P26
Memory T cells with a skin-homing phenotype in xenogeneic graft-versus-host-disease : P27
Which is real, subjective or objective measure of itch? : P28
Comparison of the clinical and laboratory features of histologically defined urticaria and urticarial vasculitis: a 20-year experience : P29
Potential pitfalls of measuring cellular oxidative stress using fluorescent probes, and the contribution of the individual mitochondrial respiratory chain complexes to oxidative stress generation in human skin : P30
Investigation of the protective effects of dietary antioxidants in human skin subjected to inducers of oxidative stress : P31
Investigating the effects of mitochondrial-targeted antioxidants on mitochondrial function and DNA damage in human skin cells : P32
Loss of ABCA12 leads to dysregulated expression of the nuclear hormone receptor pathway molecules RXR-α, PPAR-δ and the lipid transporter ABCA1 : P33
Additional genes involved in epidermolysis bullosa simplex : P34
Revertant mosaicism in recessive dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa due to intragenic crossover in the COL7A1 gene : P35
Desmosomal abnormalities in cardiocutaneous syndromes : P36
Interleukin-1α blockade prevents hyperkeratosis in an in vitro model of lamellar ichthyosis : P37
Use of a novel integrated reporter system to measure the effect of polymorphisms on AIRE gene promoter activity : P38
Glutathione S-transferase M1 ( GSTM1 ) genotype is associated with serum 8-MOP concentration and PUVA sensitivity : P39
Inhibition of ultraviolet A-induced DNA damage by vitamin E : P40
Photopatch testing negative in systemic quinine phototoxicity : P41
The tight junction protein, claudin-1, is reduced in photoaged human epidermis : P42
Protease-mediated remodelling of the elastic fibre system of intrinsically aged skin : P43
Altered levels of PGE2 breakdown product 13,14-dihydro-15-keto PGE2 after UVR exposure of human skin: a sensitive marker for UVR-induced inflammation? : P44
Skin-bound nitric oxide-related species mediate the beneficial health effects of sunlight : P45
Adult human epidermal melanocytes produce the proinflammatory eicosanoid prostaglandin E2 in response to ultraviolet B : P46
Factors influencing epidermal keratinocyte susceptibility to ultraviolet-induced apoptosis : P47
High-resolution genomic profiling of human papillomavirus-associated vulval neoplasia : P48
The antioxidant-response regulator Nrf2 is overexpressed in melanoma cells and further induced by oxidative stress - validation of Nrf2 as a novel adjuvant target for melanoma treatment : P49
Protein tyrosine phosphatase receptor type delta (PTPRD) is expressed in normal and cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma-derived keratinocytes : P50
Role of Bcl-2 family proteins in oncogenic BRAF-induced resistance of melanoma to autophagy : P51
4-Methylumbelliferone inhibits melanoma cell growth and the activation of stromal hyaluronan synthesis by melanoma cell-derived factors : P52
IgE immunotherapy of solid tumours: a novel model targeting folate receptor α-positive carcinomas with MOv18 IgE : P53
Discovering novel antibodies for melanoma : P54
Inhibition of the transforming growth factor-β pathway decreases cell movement in squamous cell carcinoma cells with loss of type VII collagen : P55
Dermal fibroblast expression profiling implicates tumour microenvironment in the development of aggressive squamous cell carcinoma in patients with recessive dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa : P56
Overexpression of GLI2 in human keratinocytes results in resistance to ultraviolet B-induced apoptosis and increased chromosomal instability : P57
Oxidative stress in skin cells and its association with mitochondrial damage and skin cancer : P58
Identification of therapeutic and prognostic biomarkers in keratinocyte carcinogenesis : P59
Assessing aldehyde dehydrogenase 1 as a marker for normal and malignant human epidermal stem cells : P60
Do laypersons have intrinsic pattern recognition abilities that could be harnessed to allow the accurate and early diagnosis of skin cancers? : P61