Motoshi Wakugawa

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BACKGROUND Atopic dermatitis (AD) is a chronic and relapsing inflammatory skin disease characterized by the predominant infiltration of TH2-type cells in lesional skin. Thymus and(More)
BACKGROUND Mycosis fungoides (MF) belongs to cutaneous T-cell lymphoma and is clinically divided into 3 stages: patch, plaque, and tumor stage. Thymus and activation-regulated chemokine (TARC/CCL17)(More)
BACKGROUND Thymus and activation-regulated chemokine (TARC) plays an important role in the pathogenesis of atopic dermatitis (AD). We recently detected the single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP)(More)
There have been several reports about Th1/Th2 imbalances in atopic dermatitis (AD), but there have been few precise investigations about the differences between Th1 and Th2 cytokine secretion(More)
BACKGROUND AND METHODS Recent studies have shown that RANTES plays a role in the pathogenesis of inflammatory skin diseases. We examined the production of RANTES by human keratinocytes (KCs) when(More)