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The epidermis is the thin, outer layer of the skin that is visible to the eye and works to provide protection to the body. It does not contain any blood vessels and is, therefore, dependent on the dermis, the layer of the skin underneath it, to provide access to nutrients and dispose of waste.

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New class of drugs could help prevent skin cancer

New class of drugs could help prevent skin cancer

Grossman Burn Foundation receives Fraxel re:store laser system from Solta Medical

Grossman Burn Foundation receives Fraxel re:store laser system from Solta Medical

Biomarker may enable personalized GVHD treatment for bone marrow transplant patients

Biomarker may enable personalized GVHD treatment for bone marrow transplant patients

Over three hundred proteins investigated to understand the mechanism that allows limbs to regenerate

Over three hundred proteins investigated to understand the mechanism that allows limbs to regenerate

Protein interaction study may provide vital clues to limb regeneration

Protein interaction study may provide vital clues to limb regeneration

Bacteria help in preventing inflammation after skin injury

Bacteria help in preventing inflammation after skin injury

I-STEM team succeeds in recreating a whole epidermis from hES cells

I-STEM team succeeds in recreating a whole epidermis from hES cells

Renaissance Laser and Vein Institute offers the new Titan Procedure for firming up sagging skin

Renaissance Laser and Vein Institute offers the new Titan Procedure for firming up sagging skin

PDT-PCI combination with ENVIRON Surgical Roll-CIT effective for treating facial acne scars

PDT-PCI combination with ENVIRON Surgical Roll-CIT effective for treating facial acne scars

Researchers identify embryonic origin of Merkel cells

Researchers identify embryonic origin of Merkel cells

The mysterious origin of Merkel cells

The mysterious origin of Merkel cells

StrataTest to be launched in the European market

StrataTest to be launched in the European market

Non-toxic radioactive patch successfully treats skin cancer

Non-toxic radioactive patch successfully treats skin cancer

FDA clears new treatment for facial wrinkles

FDA clears new treatment for facial wrinkles

Discovery of gene variant associated with increased risk of atopic dermatitis

Discovery of gene variant associated with increased risk of atopic dermatitis

Discovery of a protein link to wound healing

Discovery of a protein link to wound healing

Time (and PPAR-beta/delta) heals all wounds

Time (and PPAR-beta/delta) heals all wounds

Epigenetic mark guides stem cells toward their destiny

Epigenetic mark guides stem cells toward their destiny

Epigenetic mark guides stem cells toward their destiny

Epigenetic mark guides stem cells toward their destiny

Stem cells derived from bone marrow may offer novel therapeutic option for epidermolysis bullosa

Stem cells derived from bone marrow may offer novel therapeutic option for epidermolysis bullosa