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Epidermis

Known as: EPIDERMAL TISSUE, Entire portion of epidermis, Epidermal 
The external, nonvascular layer of the skin. It is made up, from within outward, of five layers of EPITHELIUM: (1) basal layer (stratum basale… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Atopic disease, including atopic dermatitis (eczema), allergy and asthma, has increased in frequency in recent decades and now… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The discovery of long-lived epithelial stem cells in the bulge region of the hair follicle led to the hypothesis that epidermal… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The regeneration of the skin and its appendages is thought to occur by the regulated activation of a dedicated stem cell… Expand
Review
2003
Review
2003
  • K. Madison
  • The Journal of investigative dermatology
  • 2003
  • Corpus ID: 46392330
The primary function of the epidermis is to produce the protective, semi-permeable stratum corneum that permits terrestrial life… Expand
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The location of follicular and epidermal stem cells in mammalian skin is a crucial issue in cutaneous biology. We demonstrate… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Topical application of curcumin, the yellow pigment in turmeric and curry, strongly inhibited 12-O-tetradecanoylphorbol-13… Expand
Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
In contrast to mouse epidermal cells, human skin keratinocytes are rather resistant to transformation in vitro. Immortalization… Expand
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
We report here a novel phenomenon, namely that nucleic acids can be delivered into plant cells using high-velocity microprojec… Expand
Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
In 135 primary breast cancers, there was a significant inverse relation between epidermal-growth-factor receptor (EGFR) and… Expand
Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
Three monoclonal antibodies (AE1, AE2, and AE3) were prepared against human epidermal keratins and used to study keratin… Expand
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