Skin Diseases, Infectious

Known as: Infectious Skin Disease, Skin infection NOS, Skin Infections 
An inflammatory process affecting the skin, caused by bacteria, viruses, parasites, or fungi. Examples of bacterial infection include carbuncles… (More)
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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
UNLABELLED Zika virus (ZIKV) is an emerging arbovirus of the Flaviviridae family, which includes dengue, West Nile, yellow fever… (More)
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Review
2014
Review
2014
  • Michael Otto
  • International journal of medical microbiology…
  • 2014
PSMs are a recently discovered family of short, amphipathic, α-helical peptides in staphylococci. Several PSMs are key virulence… (More)
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
BACKGROUND Dupilumab, a fully human monoclonal antibody that blocks interleukin-4 and interleukin-13, has shown efficacy in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Protective T-cell memory has long been thought to reside in blood and lymph nodes, but recently the concept of immune memory in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND Chronic mucocutaneous candidiasis (CMC) is characterized by susceptibility to candida infection of skin, nails, and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Skin-resident dendritic cells (DCs) are well positioned to encounter cutaneous pathogens and are required for the initiation of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Skin dendritic cells (DCs) are thought to act as key initiators of local T cell immunity. Here we show that after skin infection… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND The innate immune system of human skin contains antimicrobial peptides known as cathelicidins (LL-37) and beta… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
In mammals, several gene families encode peptides with antibacterial activity, such as the beta-defensins and cathelicidins… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
During the 1980s there was a resurgence of serious Streptococcus pyogenes infections with complications, including rheumatic… (More)
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