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    • Acne in adult women and the markers of peripheral 3 alpha-diol G activity 

      Cunha, Marisa G.; Martins, Carolina P.; Filho, Carlos D'Aparecida M.; Alves, Beatriz C. A.; Adami, Fernando; Azzalis, Ligia Ajaime [UNIFESP]; Fonseca, Fernando Luiz Affonso [UNIFESP] (Wiley-Blackwell, 2016)
      Background Acne in adult women is a frequent hard-to-manage disease with many relapse cases. It mostly interferes with the quality of life of patients, bringing them major metabolic and social losses. As androgenic hormones ...

    • Adult-onset acne: prevalence, impact, and management challenges 

      Rocha, Marco A. [UNIFESP]; Bagatin, Edileia [UNIFESP] (Dove Medical Press Ltd, 2018)
      Acne is a multifactorial and inflammatory disease of pilosebaceous follicles, which affects most adolescents. Recent epidemiological data revealed a difference in adults affected by this disease. Women have a high prevalence ...

    • Porphyrin Distribution After Topical Aminolevulinic Acid in a Novel Porcine Model of Sebaceous Skin 

      Sakamoto, Fernanda Hidemi [UNIFESP]; Tannous, Zeina; Doukas, Apostolos G.; Farinelli, William A.; Smith, Nicholas A.; Zurakowski, David; Anderson, R. Rox (Wiley-Blackwell, 2009-02-01)
      Background and Objective: Aminolevulinic acid photodynamic therapy (ALA-PDT) depends on drug metabolism into porphyrins. Clinically, ALA-PDT has been used with a wide range of protocols for treating both epidermal and ...