Actinic Keratosis News and Research

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Actinic keratosis, also known as solar keratosis, is a dry, scaly patch of skin that presents as a result of chronic exposure to sunlight. Most people with the condition do not report significant symptoms, although the condition can progress to a type of skin cancer, squamous cell carcinoma, in severe cases without treatment.
Combination therapy holds great promise to clear precancerous skin lesions

Combination therapy holds great promise to clear precancerous skin lesions

Study shows new drug combination effective in treating precancerous skin lesions

Study shows new drug combination effective in treating precancerous skin lesions

Common bacteria on human skin may offer protection against diseases

Common bacteria on human skin may offer protection against diseases

Cipher strengthens Canadian dermatology portfolio with acquisition of Vaniqa, Actikerall

Cipher strengthens Canadian dermatology portfolio with acquisition of Vaniqa, Actikerall

Kinex Pharmaceuticals doses first actinic keratosis patient with KX2-391 ointment

Kinex Pharmaceuticals doses first actinic keratosis patient with KX2-391 ointment

New actinic keratoses data presented at the 15th World Congress of Cancers of the Skin

New actinic keratoses data presented at the 15th World Congress of Cancers of the Skin

Kinex receives FDA approval to begin Phase I study of KX2-391 Ointment for actinic keratosis

Kinex receives FDA approval to begin Phase I study of KX2-391 Ointment for actinic keratosis

BioLineRx announces financial results for Q1 2014, provides operational update

BioLineRx announces financial results for Q1 2014, provides operational update

PhotoMedex revenues decrease 12% to $50.1 million in first quarter 2014

PhotoMedex revenues decrease 12% to $50.1 million in first quarter 2014

PhotoMedex Q4 2013 revenues up 16% to $63.5 million

PhotoMedex Q4 2013 revenues up 16% to $63.5 million

BioLineRx gets approval to begin CE Mark registration trial of BL-5010P for skin lesion treatment

BioLineRx gets approval to begin CE Mark registration trial of BL-5010P for skin lesion treatment

PhotoMedex terminates exclusive distribution agreement between Radiancy and Ya-Man in Japan

PhotoMedex terminates exclusive distribution agreement between Radiancy and Ya-Man in Japan

PhotoMedex third quarter 2013 revenues decrease 19% to $45.9 million

PhotoMedex third quarter 2013 revenues decrease 19% to $45.9 million

Physician treatment perceptions in actinic keratosis: an interview with Kim Kjøller, Senior Vice President for Global Development, LEO Pharma

Physician treatment perceptions in actinic keratosis: an interview with Kim Kjøller, Senior Vice President for Global Development, LEO Pharma

New study highlights that physicians prefer topical therapies for actinic keratosis

New study highlights that physicians prefer topical therapies for actinic keratosis

PhotoMedex introduces NEOVA's hyper-active moisturizer, DNA Barrier Accelerator

PhotoMedex introduces NEOVA's hyper-active moisturizer, DNA Barrier Accelerator

Ingenol mebutate drug does not offer added benefit over diclofenac/hyaluronic acid gel

Ingenol mebutate drug does not offer added benefit over diclofenac/hyaluronic acid gel

UT professor earns INNOVATOR Award for Cancer Prevention Research at AACR meeting 2013

UT professor earns INNOVATOR Award for Cancer Prevention Research at AACR meeting 2013

EC grants marketing authorization to Meda's Zyclara for treatment of actinic keratosis

EC grants marketing authorization to Meda's Zyclara for treatment of actinic keratosis

Researchers uncover why ointment and photodynamic therapy cause pain in skin cancer patients

Researchers uncover why ointment and photodynamic therapy cause pain in skin cancer patients