Japan: Recent advances in rare skin diseases

A new article has been published in the Keio Journal of Medicine providing an overview of recent advances in clinical research on rare hereditary skin diseases in Japan.

It shows efforts to uncover their pathogeneses, potential new treatment methods, current progress on establishing clinical practice guidelines and activities which have been undertaken to raise public awareness.

Collecting scientific evidence also aims to inform the creation and revision of evidence-based Clinical Practice Guidelines. (orphanews international 2023.07.26)