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Dr Adrian Heagerty Recognised for Outstanding Contribution to EB Research

12 November 2018

Dr Adrian Heagerty, Consultant EB Dermatologist at Solihull Hospital, has been awarded a professorship for his contribution to EB research. 

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Important discovery increases understanding of EB

28 June 2018

A research project funded by DEBRA has made an important discovery which could be a first step in developing effective treatments for a specific type of EB. 

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You're making pioneering EB research possible

14 June 2018

Find out more about the research you've made possible at the Birmingham School of Dentistry.

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Share your experience at a Patient-Focussed Drug Development Meeting for EB

5 April 2018

DEBRA of America is excited to announce they'll be meeting directly with the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) this Friday, 6 April. Watch live and participate in live polling.

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What you need to know about the next skin graft trials

19 January 2018

We can confirm that researcher Michele De Luca and his team, who successfully reconstructed a fully functional outer skin – or epidermis – for a child suffering from Junctional EB have received funding to carry out further trials of the technique. 

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