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Current Genetics in Dermatology

This book presents current topics in genetics in the dermatologic field. Various skin disorders are inherited as mendelian inheritance. Genetic skin disorders are caused by mutations in the genes encoding proteins expressing in skin, skin appendages, melanocytes and immune-associated cells. Identification of genes and elucidation of function of the encoded proteins may provide novel strategies to overcome the disorders. We hope that this book offers sufficient current information in each disorder to scientists, physicians and dermatologists, and that novel therapies will be provided to affected individuals via these chapters.

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Current Genetics in DermatologyEdited by Naoki Oiso

Published: February 6th 2013

DOI: 10.5772/3340

ISBN: 978-953-51-0971-6

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-7078-5

Copyright year: 2013

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35048 Total Chapter Downloads

9 Crossref Citations

17 Web of Science Citations

15 Dimensions Citations

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1. Current Genetics in Hair Diseases

By Yutaka Shimomura

2629

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2. Epidermolysis Bullosa Simplex

By Ken Natsuga

3584

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3. Junctional and Dystrophic Epidermolysis Bullosa

By Daisuke Tsuruta, Chiharu Tateishi and Masamitsu Ishii

1892

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4. Hereditary Palmoplantar Keratosis

By Tamihiro Kawakami

3998

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5. LEKTI: Netherton Syndrome and Atopic Dermatitis

By Naoki Oiso and Akira Kawada

2265

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6. Discovery and Delineation of Dermatan 4-O-Sulfotransferase-1 (D4ST1)-Deficient Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome

By Tomoki Kosho

2504

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7. Eryhtropoietic Protoporphyria

By Akira Kawada, Shigeru Kawara and Hajime Nakano

1756

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8. Hermansky-Pudlak Syndrome

By Naoki Oiso and Akira Kawada

2433

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9. Dyschromatosis Symmetrica Hereditaria and RNA Editing Enzyme

By Michihiro Kono and Masashi Akiyama

1932

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10. Genetics of Epidermodysplasia Verruciformis

By Masaaki Kawase

4056

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11. Maffucci Syndrome

By Miki Tanioka

1609

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12. Nevoid Basal Cell Carcinoma Syndrome (NBCCS)

By Miki Tanioka

2361

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13. Multiple Cutaneous and Uterine Leiomyomatosis

By Teruhiko Makino

2599

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14. CYLD Cutaneous Syndrome: Familial Cylindromatosis, Brooke-Spiegler Syndrome and Multiple Familial Trichoepitherioma

By Takahiro Kurimoto, Naoki Oiso, Muneharu Miyake and Akira Kawada

1435

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