Affiliation: Kurume University School of Medicine
- Oral administration of French maritime pine bark extract (Flavangenol(®)) improves clinical symptoms in photoaged facial skinMinao Furumura
Department of Dermatology, Fukuoka University School of Medicine, Fukuoka, Japan
Clin Interv Aging 7:275-86. 2012..To evaluate the clinical efficacy of French maritime PBE in the improvement of photodamaged facial skin, we conducted a randomized trial of oral supplementation with PBE...
- NF1 gene silencing induces upregulation of vascular endothelial growth factor expression in both Schwann and non-Schwann cellsYasuhiro Kawachi
Department of Dermatology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tsukuba, Tennodai, Tsukuba, Japan
Exp Dermatol 22:262-5. 2013..We also showed that interleukin-6 is upregulated in Nf1 gene knock-down Schwann cells at the protein level...
- Treatment of pigmented lesions of neurofibromatosis 1 with intense pulsed-radio frequency in combination with topical application of vitamin D3 ointmentYuichi Yoshida
Department of Dermatology, School of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka, Japan
J Dermatol 34:227-30. 2007..Although further studies with large groups of patients should be performed for a better conclusion, it could improve quality of life with NF1 patients who are concerned with serious cosmetic and social problems...