Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Role of keratinocyte-derived cytokines in epidermal injury and atopic dermatitis|
Matthew J Turner
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||Clinical Science R&D
|| January 2016 -
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DESCRIPTION: The primary goal of this research is to gain novel insights into how Interleukin (IL)-33 and the IL 33 receptor are involved in the pathogenesis of atopic dermatitis, an often-debilitating inflammatory disease of the skin that affects over ten million Americans, including Veterans. Cytokines are an important class of inflammatory proteins produced by many cell types including keratinocytes. Interleukin 33 is a cytokine produced by keratinocytes and other cell types and i...
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