Department of Dermatology, Tokyo Women's Medical University, Tokyo, Japan
Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Tokyo Women's Medical University, Tokyo, Japan
- Key words: adhesion molecule, atopic dermatitis, interleukin-4, interleukin-13, stratum spinosum, structural protein
- DOI : 10.1684/ejd.2017.2985
- Page(s) : 247-53
- Published in: 2017
In the pathogenesis of atopic dermatitis (AD), skin barrier dysfunction and T-helper (Th) type 2 immune reactions play important roles. Alterations in the stratum spinosum of AD have not been studied in much detail.