Dermatology

  • Current Research Projects

     Fairley Lab Microscope

    • Autoimmune skin diseases blistering disease (pemphigus pemphigoid)
    • The structure and function of the basement membrane zone of the skin and disruptions that are seen in genetic skin diseases suck as epidermolysis bullosa
    • Cutaneous T cell lymphoma

    Investigator Projects

    Collagen XVII Autoantibodies in Dementia/Parkinson's
    Principal Investigator: Janet Fairley, MD

    The Role of IgE
    Principal Investigator: Janet Fairley, MD

    QGE031 in BP
    Principal Investigator: Janet Fairley, MD 

     

    Incidental Findings in Melanoma Staging
    Principal Investigator: Vincent Liu, MD 

    Incidental Findings in Cutaneous Lymphoma Staging
    Principal Investigator: Vincent Liu, MD

    Dermpath Medical Education
    Principal Investigator: Vincent Liu, MD

    CTCL QOL
    Principal Investigator: Vincent Liu, MD

    Effect of IgE on Keratinocytes
    Principal Investigator: Kelly Messingham 

    Prognosis of Cutaneous Melanoma
    Principal Investigator: Marta Van Beek, MD, MPH

    The Effects of Matrix Elasticity on Keratinocyte Migration: An Exploration of the Mechanobiology of Re-epithelialization in Chronic Wounds

    Principal Investigator: John Selby, MD, PhD

     

    Mechanobiology of Desmosomes and Hemidesmosomes as Probed by Traction Force Microscopy and Magnetic Microneedles    

    Principal Investigator: John Selby, MD, PhD             

                                    

    Development of a Collagen Matrix Incorporated with Magnetic Microparticles for Controlling Fiber Alignment

    Principal Investigator: John Selby, MD, PhD