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Monday, April 30, 2018

New Phase 4 Data: Epiduo Forte Gel Decreased Acne Lesions, Reduced Risk of Scars

Results from OSCAR, a Phase 4, multicenter, randomized, investigator-blinded, vehicle-controlled, intra-individual comparison study (right/left half-face), revealed that Epiduo Forte (adapalene a…

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Monday, March 05, 2018

Dermira: Two Phase 3 Trials Evaluating Olumacostat Glasaretil in Patients with Acne Vulgaris Did Not Meet Co-Primary Endpoints

Dermira, Inc.'s investigational treatment olumacostat glasaretil (formerly DRM01) did not meet the co-primary endpoints in its two Phase 3 pivotal trials (CLAREOS-1 and CLAREOS-2) in patients ages…

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Thursday, February 22, 2018

Vit D Levels Elevated in Acne

Levels of vitamin D are higher in acne patients, compared to age/sex matched controls. Researchers found a significant inverse relation between level of 25 hydroxy vitamin D and severity of acne vulga…

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Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Research Finds Acne Linked with Increased Risk of Depression

In an analysis of one of the largest electronic medical records databases in the world, researchers found that patients with acne had a significantly increased risk of developing major depression, but…

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