Epidermolysis Bullosa (EB) Center


Zuzia's new skin

Zuzia's new skin


July 28, 2017: Bone marrow transplantation for epidermolysis bullosa continues to evolve

June 27, 2017: Novel Gene Correction Model Found For Painful Skin Condition Epidermolysis Bullosa

June 1, 2017: U researchers develop new method to treat rare skin disease

May 14, 2017: A Medical Breakthrough and a Mother's Devotion Give Teen Hope of a Better Life

March 23, 2017: Parents’ Race to Fund Cure for Teen Son’s Painful Skin Disease: ‘Time Is the One Thing None of Us Can Get Back’

February 27, 2017: Zuzia’s new skin: a pioneering treatment for EB

December 16, 2016: Doctor may have answer for toddler fighting debilitating skin disease

September 23, 2016: Scientist uses body's healing power to offer EB patients hope

August 10, 2015: Procedure Pioneered In Minn. Helps Texas Boy With Rare Skin Disorder

November 26, 2014: Stem cells show potential for treating rare skin disease

November 3, 2014: Eddie Vedder performs live at Microsoft to raise money for EB, a rare genetic skin disorder

October 21, 2014: Pearl Jam recognizes U of M’s Dr. Jakub Tolar

August 8, 2014: Innovative U of M clinical trial offers hope for rare skin disease

August 7, 2014: Healing the 'butterfly children': Treatment offers hope for rare skin disease

November 8, 2013: 'Butterfly children': The tragic condition that makes kids' skin blister, fall off

June 6, 2013: U of M researchers find novel gene correction model for Epidermolysis Bullosa

February 22, 2013: People with 'Butterfly' Skin Condition Triumph Through Pain

March 21, 2012: Hope for E.B. Kids: Stem Cells Fight Fatal Skin Disease

August 12, 2010: A mother’s plea: Heal my children’s skin

March 3, 2008: Stem Cells Save Two Brothers With Skin Disease


Dr. Jakub Tolar for EB Awareness week 2017

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