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Fostering skin and epithelial biology research.

Since 2009, the Skin Biology & Diseases Resource-Based Center (formerly the Skin Disease Research Center) has promoted outstanding bench and clinical research in cutaneous biology by providing high-quality technical services, enhancing education and communication among our members and facilitating translational research. We are funded through the NIH National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases.


Our team of expert scientists provide outstanding and cost-effective services. We are eager to partner with you in the development of your projects.”

Amy Paller, MD
Chair, Department of Dermatology Walter J. Hamlin Professor of Dermatology

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What We Do

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Enrichment Programs

Learn about mentoring opportunities, attend our research retreat and upcoming seminars and more.
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Access our three shared cores, which offer a number of resource to assist our scientists in their investigations.

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Explore our expanded research initiatives, including our award and minority and gender awareness programs.
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Meet Our Team

We welcome your questions and comments. Get in touch with our staff, or browse our member list to get an in-depth look at our scientists' backgrounds and latest research endeavors.

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