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Epidermolysis bullosa (EB) research

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Our department is actively involved in clinical research, aiming to continually improve the treatment of EB.

Watch this video of our EB specialist Professor John McGrath speaking to Damian Lewis about the condition and his research.

This video is hosted on the EB Cure YouTube channel.


Find out more about our open and completed clinical trials




There are a number of studies currently open actively looking for recruits.

For more information about our trials or if you are interested in taking part, please email dermatologytrials@

I would definitely recommend taking part in research… new treatments need patient involvement and I wanted to help others in the future

Jane Johnston, a participant in one of our clinical trials