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Genetic architecture of acne vulgaris.

DOI: jdv.14385  PMID: 28593717

Acne vulgaris is a ubiquitary skin disease characterized by chronic inflammation of the pilosebaceous unit resulting from bacterial colonization of hair follicles by Propionibacterium acnes, androgen-induced increased sebum production, altered keratinization and inflammation.

Lichtenberger R,  Simpson MA,  Smith C,  Barker J,  Navarini AA

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