In a ground-breaking research, scientists have resolved the age-old mystery of touch - how cells just beneath the skin surface enable us to feel fine details and textures.
Researchers evaluated a patient with a genetic skin disorder known as epidermolysis bullosa (EB) nearly seven years after he had undergone a gene therapy procedure as part of a clinical trial.
Scientists have found that the skin is capable of communicating with the liver, a surprising discovery that may advance the understanding of how skin diseases affect the rest of the body.
Researchers have discovered that the skin is capable of communicating with the liver.
Botulinum toxin could have an enormous potential in treatment of inflammatory skin diseases like psoriasis and eczema, researchers have claimed.
Scientists have discovered that a range of psychological treatments like meditation can ease the physical symptoms of skin diseases.
Vitiligo is an autoimmune skin disease in which pigment loss results in irregular white patches of skin and hair.
Researchers have unravelled the structure and function of the skin`s outermost layer, opening the way for drug delivery.
Atopic dermatitis is a chronic disease marked by red, cracked and itchy skin.
Hiding away from sun rays to protect oneself from skin diseases can harm one`s health in many other ways, says an expert.
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