Lauper's psoriasis awareness campaign tops weekly dermatology reads

August 3, 2015
Pop star Cyndi Lauper’s partnership with the National Psoriasis Foundation and Novartis Pharmaceuticals on a national psoriasis awareness…

European Commission approves Humira for hidradenitis suppurativa

July 30, 2015
AbbVie announced that the European Commission has approved Humira for treating moderate-to-severe hidradenitis suppurativa in adults with inadequate…

Almirall: 2015 first-half growth driven by dermatology sales

July 29, 2015
Almirall announced that like-for-like net sales grew for the first half of 2015, which was driven by its dermatology franchise, according to a press…

Arrhythmia risk in patients with psoriasis most-read dermatology article of week

July 27, 2015
Research showing that patients with psoriasis were at increased risk of developing arrhythmia was the top-read article of the past week on…

Valeant announces Q2 revenue growth

July 23, 2015
Valeant Pharmaceuticals reported total revenue of $2.7 billion for the second quarter of 2015, a 34% increase over the same period a year before…

FDA News

FDA approves antibiotic-free gel treatment for acne

July 17, 2015
The FDA has approved antibiotic-free Epiduo Forte Gel, 0.3%/2.5%, for once-daily, topical treatment of acne vulgaris, according to a press release…

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VIDEO: Procedure for treating acne scars in Indian skin types

July 9, 2015
VANCOUVER, British Columbia  — In this video, Shehnaz Arsiwala, MD, of Prince Aly Khan Hospital, Mumbai, India, discusses the protocol for…

Sebacia announces Series C financing for advancement of acne treatment

June 26, 2015
Sebacia announced completion of a $22 million Series C financing, which the company plans to use the proceeds to advance its in-office procedure for…

Meeting News Coverage

Acne, scar treatment highlights from World Congress of Dermatology

June 26, 2015
VANCOUVER, British Columbia — The use of skin peels as preparation and lasers for treatment of acne scarring in Indian skin types were among…

Meeting News Coverage

Adapalene-benzoyl peroxide superior to its vehicle on atrophic scars

June 12, 2015
VANCOUVER, British Columbia — Over a 24-week treatment period, adapalene-benzoyl peroxide stabilized acne scar counts compared to its vehicle…

Meeting News Coverage

Skin care product containing 0.1% retinol improves acne vulgaris lesions, improves QoL

June 11, 2015
VANCOUVER, British Columbia — Inflammatory lesions and post-inflammatory lesions greatly improved in those with acne treated with a…

Meeting News Coverage

Adult acne likely related to stress, thyroid malfunction rather than hormonal abnormalities

June 11, 2015
VANCOUVER, British Columbia — Researchers evaluated the role of thyroid function along with the role of hypothalamus-pituitary adrenal axis in…

Meeting News Coverage

World Congress of Dermatology focuses on albinism

June 9, 2015
VANCOUVER, British Columbia — Albinism, a genetic disorder in which people lack pigment and do not produce melanin, will be a focus of the…

Meeting News Coverage

Follow for World Congress of Dermatology coverage

June 9, 2015
VANCOUVER, British Columbia — The International League of Dermatological Societies’ 23rd World Congress of Dermatology is underway here…

White House, private sector officials stress cooperation in antibiotic resistance campaign

June 2, 2015
Federal and private sector officials advocated swift action against antibiotic resistance today during a special forum hosted by the Obama…

In the Journals

Internet-based automated counseling led to improved skin care in students with acne

May 28, 2015
Internet-based acne education that included automated counseling did not improve acne severity or quality of life compared with standard…

In the Journals

Female-to-male transgender patients experience severe acne

May 27, 2015
Researchers have reported two cases of severe acne in female-to-male transgender patients whose symptoms required continuous therapy with…

In the Journals

Study: Poly-L-lactic acid improved hill and valley acne scarring

May 26, 2015
Injectable poly-L-lactic acid treatment improved hill and valley acne scarring and was well-tolerated by patients, according to study results. In a…

Botox, sunscreen studies among week's top read dermatology articles

May 26, 2015
The most read articles in during the past week included recently published study results showing that Botox injections for…

FDA News

FDA grants orphan drug status to Humira for treatment of hidradenitis suppurativa

May 15, 2015
AbbVie announced today that the FDA has granted orphan drug designation to Humira for treating moderate-to-severe hidradenitis suppurativa. The…

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