Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Epidermal Aquaporin-3 in Psoriasis|
Wendy B. Bollag
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||Clinical Science R&D
|| July 2016 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
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DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Psoriasis is a common human skin disease that affects approximately 2% of the population including an estimated 400,000 veterans. In addition to activation of the immune system and inflammation, psoriasis is characterized by hyperproliferation and abnormal differentiation of epidermal keratinocytes of the skin. Previous data from our laboratory indicate that in epidermal keratinocytes the lipid-metabolizing enzyme phospholipase D2 (PLD2) and the glyce...
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