Mittwoch, 17.03.2021

Melanoma is associated with an increased risk of bullous pemphigoid: a large population-based longitudinal study

New paper in Arch Dermatol Res.


The association between bullous pemphigoid (BP) and melanoma is yet to be investigated. We aimed to assess assess the bidirectional association between BP and melanoma and to delineate the epidemiological features of patients with both...

Dienstag, 12.01.2021

New Nat Commun Paper by LIED researchers

Together with an international researcher consortium headed by David Granville (University of British Columbia), LIED researchers contributed to unravel the role of granzyme B in Pemphigoid Disease:

Abstract: Pemphigoid diseases refer to a group of severe...

Dienstag, 12.01.2021

Pre-clinical study registered at

Preclinicaltrials aims to provide a comprehensive listing of preclinical animal study protocols. Preferably registered at inception in order to increase transparency, help avoid duplication, and reduce the risk of reporting bias by enabling comparison of the completed study with what was planned...

Donnerstag, 29.10.2020

Genetics and gut microbiome determine susceptibility to multiple sclerosis

Study with participation of the Excellence Cluster "Precision Medicine in Chronic Inflammation" shows for the first time link between genetics, gut microbiome and multiple sclerosis in mice.

Abstract: Multiple sclerosis (MS) is an autoimmune disease of the central...

Donnerstag, 29.10.2020

The first Egyptian human reference genome

Multiethnic differences: genetic risk factors cannot simply be transferred from one population to another

Abstract: A small number of de novo assembled human genomes have been reported to date, and few have been complemented with population-based genetic variation, which...

Sonntag, 23.08.2020

New therpeutic targets for pemphigus

Identification of novel therapeutic targets for blocking acantholysis in pemphigus

Br J Pharmacol. 2020 Aug 19. doi: 10.1111/bph.15233. 

Background and...

Freitag, 21.08.2020

IgG2 deficiency in BP

Alterations of total serum immunoglobulin concentrations in pemphigus and pemphigoid: Selected IgG2 deficiency in bullous pemphigoid

Front. Med. | doi:...