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Five recent developments in acne

Study findings that a family history of acne and various lifestyle factors were associated with adult acne in women was among recent developments in acne reported on Healio.com/Dermatology. Other recent developments included research finding a combination of a superficial chemical peel, subcision and fractional CO2 laser resurfacing after tumescent anesthesia is a safe and effective treatment for rolling acne scars.

Novan announces beginning of phase 3 trial for acne treatment

Novan has announced in a press release that dosing has begun in its phase 3 trial of SB204 Gel, its topical nitric oxide product candidate, for treating acne vulgaris. Two identical phase 3 trials are being conducted in parallel, and Novan expects to report the phase 3 results in the first half of 2017, according to the release.