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65 downloads
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["Anaesthesiology and Pain Management","Dermatology","Epidemiology"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.785v1
3 citations
289 downloads
472 views

Hair from different individuals can be distinguished by physical properties. Although some data exist on other species, examination of the individual molecular differences within the human hair shaft has not been thoroughly investigated. Shotgun proteomic analysis...

["Biochemistry","Biodiversity","Dermatology"]
doi:10.7717/peerj.506
304 downloads
285 views

Skin and subcutaneous tissues are the origin of most common neoplasms affecting dogs, accounting for approximately one third of all tumors encountered in the species. Surgical excision is frequently the best chance for a cure; determining factors influencing the...

["Veterinary Medicine","Dermatology","Pathology"]
doi:10.7717/peerj.307
156 downloads
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Background: Many families find regular checking of children’s heads for head louse infestation too onerous and would prefer to be able to prevent infestation by use of a topical application that deters lice from infesting the head. Identification in the laboratory...

["Entomology","Dermatology","Pediatrics","Public Health"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.214v1
682 downloads
468 views

Water immersion skin wrinkling has long been used as a test for sympathetic nerve function. However, the cause of underlying mechanism remained elusive. In this article, we theoretically investigate a possible cause of the phenomenon by taking various properties...

["Biophysics","Anatomy and Physiology","Dermatology","Neurology"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.57v4
10 citations
1,586 downloads
11,002 views

Diverse bacterial communities live on and in human skin. These complex communities vary by skin location on the body, over time, between individuals, and between geographic regions. Culture-based studies have shown that human to human and human to surface contact...

["Biodiversity","Biogeography","Ecology","Microbiology","Dermatology"]
doi:10.7717/peerj.53
10 citations
753 downloads
3,836 views

Genome-wide microarray technology has facilitated the systematic discovery of diagnostic biomarkers of cancers and other pathologies. However, meta-analyses of published arrays often uncover significant inconsistencies that hinder advances in clinical practice....

["Bioinformatics","Cell Biology","Computational Biology","Genomics","Dermatology"]
doi:10.7717/peerj.49
5 citations
504 downloads
1,099 views

Cannabinoid receptors (CB) are expressed throughout human skin epithelium. CB1 activation inhibits human hair growth and decreases proliferation of epidermal keratinocytes. Since psoriasis is a chronic hyperproliferative, inflammatory skin disease, it is conceivable...

["Histology","Anatomy and Physiology","Dermatology"]
doi:10.7717/peerj.40

Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia

I am a fifth year medical student from Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia (Lima, Peru). I am really interested in inmunopathology of the skin and the way it is...

["Dermatology","Immunology","Infectious Diseases"]

Ian Burgess is a medical entomologist with a particular fondness for ectoparasites. He runs a specialist independent contract research company in Cambridge, UK,...

["Clinical Trials","Dermatology","Entomology","Evidence Based Medicine","Infectious Diseases","Parasitology","Public Health"]

Charite University Hospital

Resercher and physician. Currently working at the Charite Hospital, Berlin. Managing Editor of the Negative Pressure Wound Therapy Journal. Interested in Open...

["Computational Science","Dermatology","Mycology","Surgery & Surgical Specialties"]

Hadassah - Hebrew University Medical Center

Yuval Ramot holds an MD and an MSc degree in Biochemistry from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel, and is currently a dermatology resident in Hadassah-Hebrew...

["Dermatology","Genetics","Toxicology"]

Paus
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Univ of Luebeck, Germany

Professor of Cutaneous Medicine, University of Manchester and Professor of Dermatology and Experimental Dermatology, University of Luebeck. Editor, Epxerimental...

["Allergy & Clinical Immunology","Dermatology","Developmental Biology","Diabetes & Endocrinology"]

Tobin
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University of Bradford

Des Tobin is Prof. of Cell Biology & Director of Centre for Skin Sciences (Uni of Bradford) - largest academic center for skin & hair sciences in Britain. He researches...

["Cell Biology","Dermatology"]

Ecology & Evolution

Microbial Ecology of the Skin & the Built Environment

["Dermatology","Ecology","Microbiology"]

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