July 2023

Evaluation of a New Moisturiser for Atopic Dermatitis in a Murine Model Introduction Atopic dermatitis (AD) is a chronic, inflammatory skin disorder with eczematous and pruritic lesions. Topical moisturisers and either topical corticosteroids or calcineurin inhibitors are usually recommended. Restoring the skin barrier function alleviates AD symptoms. Objective To evaluate the efficacy of a new moisturiser compared to commercially available products in an AD murine model. Methods Experimental AD was induced with topical applications of 2,4-DiNitroChloroBenzene (DNCB) on the shaved back skin of BALB/c mice from