TY - CHAP A1 - Hız Meliha Merve A2 - Kılıç Sevilay A3 - Oymak Sibel A4 - Büyük Başak A5 - Canbey Göret Ceren A6 - Tuba Demirci A7 - Akı Cüneyt ED1 - Anca Chiriac Y1 - 2017-07-05 PY - 2017 T1 - Psoriasis and Genetics N2 - In 2014, psoriasis was recognized as a serious noncommunicable disease in the World Health Assembly Resolution WHA67.9, with a great negative impact on patients' quality of life. Psoriasis is a worldwide chronic disease, affecting all ages and all races, and a serious global health problem. Psoriasis is a complex disease with still unknown etiology and no specific curative treatment. The chapters provide comprehensive and new description of some issues related to psoriasis research and for understanding of clinical correlations, genetic aspects, experimental research, and potential therapeutic interventions. The book could be a source of information for clinicians and researchers from different fields in raising awareness of the disease. BT - Psoriasis SP - Ch. 1 UR - https://doi.org/10.5772/intechopen.68344 DO - 10.5772/intechopen.68344 SN - 978-953-51-3252-3 PB - IntechOpen CY - Rijeka Y2 - 2022-01-17 ER -