Department Dermatology

Prof. Dr. med. Peter Altmeyer

One of the most well-known German dermatologists with decades of expertise in clinical dermatology. Professor emeritus at the Ruhr-University-Bochum, author of more than 30 textbooks and more than 700 scientific publications.

Scientific Advisory Board

  • Prof. Dr. med. E. Stockfleth, Bochum
  • Prof. Dr. med. W. Marsch, Halle
  • Prof. Dr. med. Dr. h.c. E. Christophers, Kiel
  • Prof. Dr. med. J. Barth, Leipzig
  • Prof. Dr. med. W. Sterry ✝, Berlin
  • Prof. Dr. med. N. Sönnichsen ✝, Berlin
  • Dr. med. Michael Ardabili, Bochum

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PSORS3 Definition PSORS3 (PSORS3 stands for: Psoriasis Susceptibility 3) is a genetic locus on chromosome 4q associated with psoriasis. Seven susceptibility loci have been found so far for psoriasis on chromosomes 1p, 1q, 3q, 4q, 6p21.3, 17q and 19p (Zhang XJ et al. 2002). Further information for...

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