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Latest Publications and Research on Epidermolysis Bullosa

Structure  2020 Jan 24  

Structure-Function Analyses of a Keratin Heterotypic Complex Identify Specific Keratin Regions Involved in Intermediate Filament Assembly.

Lee CH, Kim MS, Li S, Leahy DJ, Coulombe PA

Intermediate filaments (IFs) provide vital mechanical support in a broad array of cell types. Interference with this role causes cell fragility and ac... Read More

Source: PubMed

Front Immunol    

Fc? Receptor IIB Controls Skin Inflammation in an Active Model of Epidermolysis Bullosa Acquisita.

Kovacs B, Tillmann J, Freund LC, Nimmerjahn F, Sadik CD, Bieber K, Ludwig RJ, Karsten CM, Köhl J

Epidermolysis bullosa acquisita (EBA) is an autoimmune skin blistering disease characterized by IgG autoantibodies (aAb) against type VII collagen (CO... Read More

Source: PubMed

Br. J. Pharmacol.  2020 Jan 23  

Anti-neonatal Fc receptor (FcRn) antibody treatment ameliorates experimental epidermolysis bullosa acquisita in mice.

Kasprick A, Hofrichter M, Smith B, Ward P, Bieber K, Shock A, Ludwig RJ, Schmidt E

Pemphigus and pemphigoid diseases are characterized and caused predominantly by IgG autoantibodies targeting structural proteins of the skin. Their cu... Read More

Source: PubMed

Med Oral Patol Oral Cir Bucal  2020 Jan 22  

Oral rehabilitation with dental implants in patients with recessive dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa: A retrospective study with 2-15 years of follow-up.

Peñarrocha-Oltra D, Agustín-Panadero R, Serra-Pastor B, Peñarrocha-Diago M, Peñarrocha-Diago M

Epidermolysis bullosa (EB) comprises a group of hereditary disorders characterized by mechanical fragility of the skin and mucous membranes, with the ... Read More

Source: PubMed

Pediatr Dermatol  2020 Jan 21  

A novel mutation of keratin 5 in epidermolysis bullosa simplex with migratory circinate erythema.

Yalici-Armagan B, Kabacam S, Taskiran ZE, Gököz Ö, Utine GE, Ersoy-Evans S

Epidermolysis bullosa simplex migratory circinate erythema (EBS-Migr) is an uncommon subtype of EBS. We report a case of EBS-MIGR with a novel heteroz... Read More

Source: PubMed


Navjit Tuesday, October 15, 2013

Is there any treatment for Epidermolysis bullosa [Junctional Variety](Herlitz Variant). Acctually we got one baby before and he got this problem . He was died when he was 11yrs old. We also got one daught she is 7 yrs old and she dont hv any problem she is ok . Now we got new baby Boy . But he got same eb problem. So i want to know if there is any treatment for this. Please reply my post thanks

dr.sankararao Monday, February 25, 2013

i am having a mother with 2 siblings are died of epidermolisis bullosa now the patient is pregnent can any thing can be done to this poor lady pls respond.

dandie1109 Tuesday, February 7, 2012

As U understand, there is NO CURE of any kind! What information indicated a partial cure is available as stated in this article?

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