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February 5, 2016

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February 5, 2016

Jan. 19, 2016 — Age plays a huge role when it comes to patients’ access to psoriasis treatment, research shows. Researchers who have examined if patients of varying ages have the same access to the most efficient ... read more

New Paste Prevents Scarring Caused by Radiation Therapy for Cancer

Jan. 4, 2016 — An antiscarring paste when applied to the skin of mice halts fibrosis caused by the radiation used in cancer therapy, a new study demonstrates. The current study addressed a type of fibrosis called ... read more

Microorganisms in the Womb Set Stage for Diseases

Dec. 29, 2015 — Researchers review importance of microorganisms that exist in the gut, suggesting perturbation of the environment during pregnancy, delivery and early infancy could impact the developing baby's ... read more

Dec. 29, 2015 — Formulating drugs as liquid salts may provide a safe and efficient strategy for topical delivery of drugs that cause skin toxicity, say ... read more

Articles Examine Relationship Between Skin, Endocrine Disorders

Dec. 23, 2015 — The relationship between skin disorders and endocrine diseases has been the focus of two recently published ... read more

Drawing the Line on Tanning Bed Use by Teens

Dec. 21, 2015 — The FDA recently proposed a ban on tanning bed use by those under 18. Now a behavioral scientist, whose research aims to understand why young people frequently engage in indoor tanning, shares some ... read more

Dec. 21, 2015 — Chronic inflammation can cause regenerating cells to grow into new, aberrant types; this is called metaplasia, and is a disorder linked to prolonged inflammation. A new study highlights a new concept ... read more

Dec. 17, 2015 — Researchers have developed a synthetic biomaterial that fills wounds and aids in regeneration of skin cells, which ultimately improves wound ... read more

Psoriasis Treatment: Implant Acts as a Countermeasure

Dec. 16, 2015 — Scientists have developed a new, more complex type of genetic circuit, which has enabled them to successfully treat psoriasis, a chronic inflammatory skin condition, in the mouse ... read more

Diseases That Cause Rashes and Other Skin Problems Also Can Trigger Serious Neurological Conditions

Dec. 15, 2015 — Diseases such as lupus that cause rashes and other skin problems also can trigger migraine headaches, strokes and other serious neurological conditions, according to an ... read more

Use of Nanoparticles Administered Via Hair Follicles Will Combat Surgical Site Infections and Wounds

Dec. 15, 2015 — Many surgery patients develop infections and are a major source of prolonged illness and significant cause of death. Now, a research project is investigating the use of nanoparticles as a way to ... read more

Dec. 14, 2015 — A new sunscreen has been developed that encapsulates the UV-blocking compounds inside bio-adhesive nanoparticles, which adhere to the skin well, but do not penetrate beyond the skin’s surface. ... read more

Olive, Sunflower Oil on Baby Skin Weakens Natural Defenses

Dec. 14, 2015 — Using olive or sunflower oil on new born babies' skin damages the barrier which prevents water loss and blocks allergens and infections, new research has ... read more

Dec. 10, 2015 — A novel two-dimensional feature space that uses the spectral absorption characteristics of melanin, hemoglobin and water to better characterize human skin has been uncovered by ... read more

Study Points to Barriers to Biologic Treatments for Some Patients With Psoriasis

Dec. 8, 2015 — In the first known study to examine the prevalence and treatment of psoriasis in older Americans, experts have found that black patients receiving Medicare are less likely to receive biologic ... read more

Dec. 8, 2015 — The world’s first ever ibuprofen patch has been produced and patented, delivering the drug directly through skin to exactly where it is needed at a consistent dose ... read more

Skin Cells Play 'Dice Games'

Dec. 7, 2015 — How to maintain healthy skin and heal wounds is an intricate problem. Latest research shows all dividing skin cells can flip between two probability games to either maintain or heal skin, challenging ... read more

Dec. 4, 2015 — Clinical geneticists have identified two genes that cause the rare congenital syndrome known as circumferential skin creases Kunze type. With less than a dozen cases reported worldwide, the syndrome ... read more

New Class of Inhibitory Compounds Developed to Aid Melanoma Treatments

Dec. 3, 2015 — A pharmacology researcher has helped create a class of inhibitory compounds that can strongly enhance the effect of anti-tumor drugs for ... read more

Dec. 2, 2015 — Manually removing patient dressings to visually inspect chronic wounds could soon become a thing of the past. Chronic wounds are an increasing and costly healthcare issue, particularly in countries ... read more

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