Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| The role of IL17A and keratinocyte stem cells in human psoriasis.|
||San Francisco, CA
|Congressional District Code:
||Clinical Science R&D
|| April 2021 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER
Go To NIH RePORTER
BACKGROUND: Psoriasis is a benign inflammatory immunological disorder characterized by hyperproliferation of the epidermis. The role of stem cell (SC) divisional behavior in the hyperproliferation of psoriasis has not been addressed previously. PRELIMINARY DATA: As part of our last completed Merit Review we provided evidence to show that while oncogenic hyperproliferation is associated with symmetric SC divisions (producing increased numbers of SCs), benign hyperproliferation is associated with...
Questions about the R&D website? Email the Web Team
Any health information on this website is strictly for informational purposes and is not intended as medical advice. It should not be used to diagnose or treat any condition.