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Dermatology is the branch of medicine dealing with the skin and its diseases. Dermatologists take care of diseases and cancers of the skin, scalp, hair, and nails.
Blood test can assess effectiveness of treatment in patients with skin cancer

Blood test can assess effectiveness of treatment in patients with skin cancer

Newly discovered bacteria-killing protein on the epidermis requires vitamin A to work

Newly discovered bacteria-killing protein on the epidermis requires vitamin A to work

Specialized microscope for diagnosing and treating disease without cutting the skin

Specialized microscope for diagnosing and treating disease without cutting the skin

Dermatologist shares five common sunscreen mistakes and offers tips to avoid them

Dermatologist shares five common sunscreen mistakes and offers tips to avoid them

Scientists successfully create melanocyte precursor cells using stem cell technology

Scientists successfully create melanocyte precursor cells using stem cell technology

Sunscreen benefits can be obtained without compromising vitamin D levels

Sunscreen benefits can be obtained without compromising vitamin D levels

Researchers identify genetic component involved in development of familial sarcoidosis

Researchers identify genetic component involved in development of familial sarcoidosis

Sunscreens can work their way into the bloodstream

Sunscreens can work their way into the bloodstream

Skin-related stem cells could be used to regenerate vital part of the nervous system

Skin-related stem cells could be used to regenerate vital part of the nervous system

Researchers develop new system for identifying malignant brain tumors during surgery

Researchers develop new system for identifying malignant brain tumors during surgery

Mount Sinai study provides fresh insights into cellular pathways that cause cancer

Mount Sinai study provides fresh insights into cellular pathways that cause cancer

Women pay more for over-the-counter facial moisturizing products, MGH study finds

Women pay more for over-the-counter facial moisturizing products, MGH study finds

Specialized memory T cells in the lungs cause attacks of allergic asthma, study shows

Specialized memory T cells in the lungs cause attacks of allergic asthma, study shows

Researchers investigate causal relationship between higher BMI and psoriasis

Researchers investigate causal relationship between higher BMI and psoriasis

Dermcidin in human sweat may contribute to pathogenesis of hidradenitis suppurativa

Dermcidin in human sweat may contribute to pathogenesis of hidradenitis suppurativa

Physicians turning to antibiotic alternatives for long-term acne treatment

Physicians turning to antibiotic alternatives for long-term acne treatment

Emerging new type of oral cancer linked to HPV appears to increase in men

Emerging new type of oral cancer linked to HPV appears to increase in men

$4 million NIH award will help establish UCI Skin Biology Resource-based Center

$4 million NIH award will help establish UCI Skin Biology Resource-based Center

Researchers discover why women get autoimmune diseases far more often than men

Researchers discover why women get autoimmune diseases far more often than men

Specific strains of Staphylococcus aureus linked to wounds that do not heal

Specific strains of Staphylococcus aureus linked to wounds that do not heal