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Latest dermatology news


Dupixent hits all endpoints in prurigo nodularis trial

Sanofi and Regeneron’s monoclonal antibody (mAb) Dupixent (dupilumab) met all primary and key secondary endpoints in a phase 3 trial for the chronic infammatory skin disease prurigo nodularis.

13 Jan 2022

The New England Journal of Medicine publishes pivotal studies of Tapinarof in plaque psoriasis

The New England Journal of Medicine has published results from its PSOARING 1 and PSOARING 2 pivotal trials for its investigational drug tapinarof topical cream, a novel, steroid-free, therapeutic aryl hydrocarbon receptor (AhR) modulating agent under development for the treatment of plaque psoriasis in adults.

13 Jan 2022

Global survey reveals impact of atopic dermatitis on children

A global survey, presented at the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (EADV) congress, has revealed the impact of atopic dermatitis (AD) on children and teenagers.

01 Nov 2021

Pilot study shows potential of new portable device for at-home BCC treatment

Findings from a pilot study show that a new prototype portable device that can be used to treat basal cell carcinoma at home signifcantly reduce pain levels while achieving efcacy comparable with a hospital stay.

28 Oct 2021

National review fnds link between long-term topical steroid use and skin withdrawal symptoms

A national review has found that individuals using topical steroids for long periods of time can sufer severe skin withdrawal side efects.

27 Oct 2021

NICE urges mental health support for people with acne

For the frst time, the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has recommended mental health support for people severely afected by their acne.

26 Oct 2021

Survey finds almost half of Europeans have a dermatological condition

A new survey has shown that almost half of people in Europe over the aged of 18 years have reported at least one skin problem or disease in the past 12 months.

21 Oct 2021

Winners announced for QiC Dermatology 2021 in association with Dermatology in practice!

The awards took place at the Reading office of our sponsor, Sanofi Genzyme, and were presented by Dr Hilary Jones.

24 Sep 2021

Recognition for Professor Hywel Williams in the Queen’s Birthday Honours

OBE awarded for his services to the national COVID-19 response

15 Jul 2021

NICE urges mental health support for people with acne

The guideline is the first from NICE to recommend mental health support for people with acne experiencing psychological distress 


15 Jul 2021