BACKGROUND Treatment of common skin diseases such as psoriasis is complicated by differences between individuals in response to topical drug treatment and photochemotherapy. Individuality in hepatic expression of drug-metabolising enzymes is an important determinant of systemic drug handling; we investigated whether similar variation in cutaneous gene… (More)
This paper analyses the roles of property and land values in the UK economy and considers property tax reform with the objectives of improving macroeconomic stability, resource allocation , economic inequality and the environment. With UK house prices at all-time peaks relative to incomes, concerns about affordability and the distributional consequences… (More)
Palmoplantar keratodermas (PPKs) are a group of disorders that are diagnostically and therapeutically problematic in dermatogenetics. Punctate PPKs are characterized by circumscribed hyperkeratotic lesions on the palms and soles with considerable heterogeneity. In 18 families with autosomal dominant punctate PPK, we report heterozygous loss-of-function… (More)
An accurate and complete pathology report is critical for the optimal management of cutaneous melanoma patients. Protocols for the pathologic reporting of melanoma have been independently developed by the Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia (RCPA), Royal College of Pathologists (United Kingdom) (RCPath), and College of American Pathologists (CAP).… (More)
1 Institutional characteristics and the relationship between students' first-year university and final-year secondary school academic performance. Abstract A study of academic results of a student cohort in a diverse faculty of a large multi-campus university indicates that students' first-year performance at university is related to their prior academic… (More)
A study of semantic multisensory integration among persons with Autism Spectrum Disorders: a behavior and brain EEG study.
and other members of the various seminars. Responsibility for views expressed is mine entirely. I am grateful for support to the Joseph Rowntree Foundation.