epidermolysis bullosa


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epidermolysis bullosa

[‚ep·ə·dər′mäl·ə·səs bu̇′lō·sə]
(medicine)
A congenital skin disease characterized by the development of vesicles and bullae upon slight, or even without, trauma.
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It increases the breadth of Castle Creek's potential epidermolysis bullosa therapies by combining our clinical trial evaluating our investigational topical therapy (CCP-020) for epidermolysis bullosa simplex (EBS) with Fibrocell's gene therapy to potentially treat RDEB," said Greg Wujek, chief executive offiver of Castle Creek Pharmaceuticals.
Epidermolysis bullosa is a group of genetic conditions that make the skin very fragile and blister easily.
Farrell, 42, told Late Late Show host Ryan Tubridy: "I'd never heard of Epidermolysis bullosa.
Pope, who heads the section of dermatology at the Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, an estimated 10%-17% of epidermolysis bullosa (EB) patients experience strictures, with an overrepresentation in the recessive dystrophic EB subtype in up to 80% of cases.
Bauer et al., "The classification of inherited epidermolysis bullosa (EB): report of the third international consensus meeting on diagnosis and classification of EB," Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, vol.
An increased incidence of PF was noted in Tunisian women (6.6 cases per million per year), whereas, in Western Europe, the incidence of pemphigus foliaceus is about 0.5-1 case per million per year.6 Epidermolysis bullosa (EB) is a group of inherited bullous disorders characterized by blister formation in response to mechanical trauma.
According to DEBRA, "Epidermolysis bullosa can result from a genetic mutation in one of 18 genes.
Epidermolysis bullosa (EB) is a large rare group of genetically determined disorders that are inherited as autosomal dominant or recessive.
Global Markets Direct's, 'Epidermolysis Bullosa - Pipeline Review, H1 2016', provides an overview of the Epidermolysis Bullosa pipeline landscape.
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