Imiquimod-induced psoriasis-like skin inflammation in mouse model
Keywords:Imiquimod, Inflammation, Mouse, Psoriasis, Skin
Psoriasis is a skin disorder characterized by skin inflammation and plaques. Induction of psoriasis in animal model include following steps: a) Selection of animal model, b) Hair removing from the back or ear, c) treatment of skin with Aldara, a cream containing 5% imiquimod and d) Observation. Imiquimod-induced skin inflammation in animal model resembles with psoriasis.
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