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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… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Bacterial skin infections represent some of the most common infectious diseases globally. Prevention and treatment of skin… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
BACKGROUND Non-viral injecting-related injuries and diseases (IRID), such as abscesses and vascular damage, can result in… Expand
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Review
2016
Review
2016
OBJECTIVES Diabetes mellitus is characterised by progressive β-cell destruction and loss of function, or loss of ability of… Expand
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Review
2016
Review
2016
Atopic dermatitis (AD) is the most common allergic skin disease in the general population. It is a chronic inflammatory skin… Expand
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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… Expand
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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… Expand
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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
In mammals, several gene families encode peptides with antibacterial activity, such as the β-defensins and cathelicidins. These… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
We examined the antibacterial action of several tannins on plasma coagulation by Staphylococcus aureus and the effect of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Panton-Valentine leukocidin (PVL) is a cytotoxin that causes leukocyte destruction and tissue necrosis. It is produced by fewer… Expand
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