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  • 27 Jan – Ep 13  Epigenomic profiling for unraveling gene regulation in skin – Andrew Lin Ji –Watch now
  • 24 March – Ep 17  Proteomic Skin Atlas – Beatrice Dyring-Andersen –  Watch the videoread Q&A
  • 19 May – Ep 19 Biological Models to Study Melanoma – Lionel Larue – Watch now
  • 14 July – Ep 23 Mouse models of Atopic Dermatitis – Saeko Nakajima –  Watch now
  • 06 Oct – Ep 27 Spatially resolved transcriptomics – technology to applications in the skin – Joakim Lundeberg –  watch now
  • 01 Dec  – Ep 31 3D epidermal equivalents to study skin disease pathophysiology and disease – by Ellen van den Bogaardwatch now
  • 13 Jan Ep 12 Atopic Dermatitis & Cardiovascular Disease – Sinead Langan and Sara Brown – Watch now
  • 10 Mar Ep 16 Can we prevent or cure androgenetic alopecia? – Ralf Paus and Andrew Messenger – Watch now
  • 30 June Ep 22 Keratins: structural v regulatory proteins – Pierre Coulombe and Birgit Lane –  Watch the video
  • 08 Sept Ep 26 Is psoriasis an autoimmune disease? – Jörg Prinz and Johann Gudjonsson –  Watch now
  • 17 Nov Ep 30 Is sequencing skin tumours a waste of time? David Adams and Neil Rajan  Watch now
  1. 10 Feb Ep 14 Watch the video
    • Developmental cell programs are co-opted in inflammatory skin disease presented by Gary Reynolds
    • Essential Functions of Glycans in Human Epithelia Dissected by a CRISPR-Cas9-Engineered Human Organotypic Skin Model presented by Sally Dabelsteen
  2. 21 April Ep 18 – Watch the video
    • Keratinocytes control skin immune homeostasis through de novo-synthesized glucocorticoids (Science Advances 2021) Presented by Truong San Phan
    • Sustained androgen receptor signaling is a determinant of melanoma cell growth potential and tumorigenesis (Journal of Experimental Medicine) presented by Min Ma
  3. 16 June – Ep 21Watch the video
    • Analysis of Matched Skin and Gut Microbiome of Patients with Vitiligo Reveals Deep Skin Dysbiosis: Link with Mitochondrial and Immune Changes (J Invest Dermatol. 2021 ) – presented by Meri Tulic
    • Recruitment of inflammatory monocytes by senescent fibroblasts inhibits antigen-specific tissue immunity during human aging. (Nat Aging 1, 2021) –  presented by Emma Chambers
  4. 25 August Ep 25Watch the video
    • Niche stiffening compromises hair follicle stem cell potential during ageing by reducing bivalent promoter accessibility. Nature cell biology –  presented by  Janis Koester
    • Single-cell analysis of human skin identifies CD14+ type 3 dendritic cells co-producing IL1B and IL23A in psoriasis. J Exp Med –  presented by Satoshi Nakamizo
  5. 03 Nov Ep 29 Watch the video
  • 24 Feb Ep 15 Chasing after simple logic behind a complex disease, pemphigus – Masa Amagai – Watch the video
  • 02 June Ep 20 My personal expedition searching ingredients of inflammatory skin disease – Lars French – Watch the video
  • 28 July Ep 24 How to make a mosaic cake – Veronica Kinsler 
  • 20 Oct Ep 28 Psoriasis – from T cell exclusion to cytokine-based therapies – Martin Rocken – Watch the webcast
  • 15 Dec Ep 32 Global goodness with scrumptious single cells – Muzlifah Haniffa –  Watch the video

Acknowledgement – ESDR Kitchen 2021 Episodes are generously supported by

Ep 11  to 14 supported through a grant from Amgen

Ep 12 to 19 sponsored by Sanofi

Ep 18 to 25 sponsored by Almirall

Ep 20 to 27 supported by Bristol Myers Squibb

Ep 25 to 32 supported by Pfizer


Episode 1

Mass Cytometry Analysis Tools for Decrypting the Complexity of Biological Systems – Tiago R. Matos – click here

Episode 2

Role of Sunlight in Melanoma Pathogenesis – David Whiteman and Julia Newton-Bishop – click here

Episode 3

Psoriasis: A Personal Peripatetic Path of Discovery – Chris Griffiths – click here

Episode 4

Hair follicle stem cell replication stress drives IFI16/STING-dependent inflammation in hidradenitis suppurativa – Presented by Cindy Orvain

Sensing of endogenous nucleic acids by ZBP1 induces necroptosis and skin inflammation – Presented by Wim Declercq

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Episode 5

Sc-RNAseq to Study Skin – Patrick M. Brunner – click here

Episode 6

A personal journey through the biology and the pathology of skin pigmentation – Alain Taïeb & Muriel Cario-André – click here

Episode 7

Mechanisms of stretch-mediated skin expansion at single-cell resolution – Presented by  Mariaceleste Aragona

The commensal skin microbiota triggers type I IFN–dependent innate repair responses in injured skin – Presented by  Jérémy Di Domizio

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 This Episode is kindly supported by Amgen with a grant.

Episode 8

Vitamin D and Inflammation – Richard Gallo and Scott Byrne  – click here

 This Episode is kindly supported by Amgen with a grant.

Episode 9

CRISPR Genetic Screens to unravel novel genetic elements in epidermal homeostasis and disease – Auken Otten – click here

 This Episode is kindly supported by Amgen with a grant.

Episode 10

Beyond sticking together: My quest to understand why there are so many epidermal cadherins – Kathleen J. Green – click here

 This Episode is kindly supported by Amgen with a grant.

Episode 11

IgE effector mechanisms, in concert with mast cells, contribute to acquired host defense against Staphylococcus aureus – Presented by  Philipp Starkl

Myeloperoxidase Modulates Inflammation in Generalized Pustular Psoriasis and Additional Rare Pustular Skin Diseases – Presented by Stefan Haskamp

Loss-of-Function Myeloperoxidase Mutations Are Associated with Increased Neutrophil Counts and Pustular Skin Disease – Presented by Francesca Capon

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 This Episode is kindly supported by Amgen with a grant.