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Resident memory CD8+ T cells in regional lymph nodes mediate immunity to metastatic mel...
Immunity Molodtsov AK, Khatwani N et. al.

Sep 16th, 2021 - The nature of the anti-tumor immune response changes as primary tumors progress and metastasize. We investigated the role of resident memory (Trm) and circulating memory (Tcirm) cells in anti-tumor responses at metastatic locations using a mouse m...

Direct Reprogramming of Mouse Fibroblasts into Melanocytes.
Journal of Visualized Experiments : JoVE; Zhang YX, Liu LP et. al.

Sep 14th, 2021 - The loss of function of melanocytes leads to vitiligo, which seriously affects the physical and mental health of the affected individuals. Presently, there is no effective long-term treatment for vitiligo. Therefore, it is imperative to develop a ...

Subcutaneous immunoglobulin replacement therapy in a patient with 18q deletion syndrome...
International Journal of Immunopathology and Pharmacology; Hogendorf A, Szadkowska A et. al.

Sep 14th, 2021 - 18q deletion syndrome (OMIM #601808) results from a deletion of a part of a long arm of 18 chromosome and is characterized by mental retardation and congenital malformations. We present an exceptional case of a 12-year-old girl with severe phenoty...

Autoimmunity in vitiligo: Therapeutic implications and opportunities.
Autoimmunity Reviews; Khaitan BK, Sindhuja T

Sep 11th, 2021 - Vitiligo is an acquired chronic pigmentary disorder affecting the melanocytes, mainly in the skin and mucosae. It occurs due to the dynamic interaction between genetic and environmental factors leading to autoimmune destruction of melanocytes. Def...

Virtual group visits to reduce psychosocial distress and racial disparities in pediatri...
Pediatric Dermatology; Khosla NN, Grullon K et. al.

Aug 28th, 2021 - We examined the potential for virtual, pediatric group visits to reduce racial disparities in psychosocial isolation and access to care among children of color with pediatric vitiligo and alopecia areata as well as their caregivers. We have conduc...

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Guidelines for the management of vitiligo: the European Dermatology Forum consensus.
The British Journal of Dermatology; Taieb A, Alomar A et. al.

Aug 7th, 2012 - The aetiopathogenic mechanisms of vitiligo are still poorly understood, and this has held back progress in diagnosis and treatment. Up until now, treatment guidelines have existed at national levels, but no common European viewpoint has emerged. T...

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News  137 results

Cross-Sectional Study Finds Chronic Skin Conditions Have Highest Opioid Prescribing Rates

Jun 15th, 2021 - Opioids were prescribed most often for vitiligo, hemangioma, pemphigus, atopic dermatitis, and psoriasis, according to a study that used national ambulatory care data to evaluate pain medication use at dermatology visits. "Overall, opioid prescrib...

Vitiligo Patients Share Their Experiences, Frustrations With Treatment Options With FDA

Apr 1st, 2021 - Patients with vitiligo have faced significant impacts psychosocially and in many cases, profound losses of identity – and they've had only minimal success with treatment, according to participants who spoke at and provided input at a public meetin...

Topical Corticosteroid and Home-based Narrowband UVB for Localised Vitiligo

Oct 9th, 2020 - Takeaway Combination treatment with hand-held narrowband-ultraviolet B (NB-UVB) light and potent topical corticosteroid (TCS) is likely to result in improved treatment response in patients with localised non-segmental vitiligo compared with potent...

Narrowband UVB for Vitiligo Linked to Lower Fracture Risk

Sep 21st, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Vitiligo patients who receive long-term narrowband UVB phototherapy are at lower risk of major osteoporotic fractures, new research shows. "Systemic phototherapy to treat vitiligo can unexpectedly reduce the risk of fra...

Most Clinicians Undertreat Childhood Lichen Sclerosus

Aug 11th, 2020 - In the clinical experience of Libby Edwards, MD, the diagnosis of lichen sclerosus in a young girl often triggers worry from patients and parents alike. "The parents are worried about the ramifications of genital diseases and they're worried about...

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