Author | Lisette Hilton

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Glycolic-salicylic acid serum safe, effective

May 28, 2020

The authors of a recently published commentary report they’ve developed a glycolic and salicylic acid combination serum they say could disrupt traditional use of topical benzoyl peroxide and antibiotics to treat acne.

Ruxolitinib data positive for efficacy, safety

May 22, 2020

Ruxolitinib met primary and secondary endpoints in the phase 3 TRueE-AD1 and TRuE-AD2 studies, underscoring the idea that the disruption of multiple cytokine networks simultaneously is a promising treatment approach.

In search of a better way to assess itch

May 22, 2020

Researchers evaluating several itch assessment tools say there is a need for a better way. Studies comparing the validity and reliability of itch measurement scales are lacking, say researchers who examined several available assessment tools.

Investigational agents to treat hematologic malignancy in pipeline

May 04, 2020

Blastic plasmacytoid dendritic neoplasm (BPDCN) is a rare but aggressive hematologic malignancy that often manifests with asymptomatic skin lesions that often appear as bruise-like lesions, plaques or nodules. With one approved drug available, researchers are studying additional investigational agents.