Atopic Dermatitis News

  • Eczema Drug Dupilumab Spurs Hair Regrowth in Alopecia Totalis Shared immune characteristics of alopecia totalis and atopic dermatitis might explain the hair regrowth in a patient with alopecia totalis being treated with dupilumab for persistent eczema.
  • Molecular Phenotype of Atopic Dermatitis Varies by Ethnicity Atopic dermatitis (AD) is TH2-TH22-biased in African Americans (AAs) compared to European Americans (EAs), while TH1/TH17 is attenuated, according to the first global molecular-profiling study of AA AD using RNA-seq.
 

Atopic Dermatitis Perspective

  • Vitamin D Supplementation and Wheeze in Infants Some studies have suggested that vitamin D supplementation in infancy may not affect wheeze or eczema incidence. But maybe the correct interpretation is that one size does not fit all?
  • Is EOE Part of the Allergic March?   New research suggests that eosinophilic esophagitis is a previously unidentified step in the allergic march.
 

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