Azita Nikoo

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Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited. PEODDN is a rare benign cutaneous disorder that clinically resembles comedo nevus but favors the palms and soles, where pilosebaceous follicles are absent. Widespread involvement along Blaschko's lines can also(More)
Plasmid DNA vaccination is a promising vaccine platform for prevention and treatment of infectious disease. Enhancement of the DNA vaccine potency by co-inoculation of immunoadjuvant has been shown to be an effective strategy. Modulation of dendritic cells and T-cells locomotion and trafficking to prime an immune response is mediated by distinct chemokines.(More)
BACKGROUND The clinical progression of mycosis fungoides (MF) often correlates with microscopic large cell transformation (LCT). It is reported that CD30 expression in the LCT of MF is associated with an absence of CXCR3 expression. This study investigates a large number of patients diagnosed with MF to determine the correlation between expression of CXCR3(More)
BACKGROUND Pemphigus vulgaris (PV) is characterized by multiple relapses, occurring especially in patients on minimal therapy or off therapy. OBJECTIVE To identify immunologic predictors (anti-desmoglein [Dsg] 1 and 3 antibodies; direct immunofluorescence [DIF]) for relapse in PV patients. METHODS Eighty-nine patients in complete clinical remission for(More)