Detection of IL-36γ through noninvasive tape stripping reliably discriminates psoriasis from atopic eczema

Anna Berekméri, Anne Latzko, Adewonuola Alase, Tom Macleod, Joseph S Ainscough, Philip Laws, Mark Goodfield, Andrew Wright, Philip Helliwell, Sara Edward, Gordon D Brown, Delyth M Reid, Joerg Wenzel, Martin Stacey, Miriam Wittmann (Corresponding Author)

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Abstract

This report demonstrates that sampling and detection of IL-36γ protein by non-invasive tape stripping of skin lesion provides a highly sensitive and selective diagnostic for psoriatic inflammation.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)988-991
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology
Volume142
Issue number3
Early online date18 May 2018
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Sep 2018

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Keywords

  • Psoriasis
  • Atopic Dermatitis
  • Eczema
  • IL-36
  • Diagnostic
  • biomarker

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