We address every phase in the vitiligo drug discovery process, from basic research all the way to the clini...MORE
Vitiligo (pronounced vit-ill-EYE-go) is a generally unpredictable skin disease, which results in a loss of ...MORE
WORLD VITILIGO DAY
Conceived by patients for patients, World Vitiligo Day is a truly global event that aims to increase aw...MORE
E-book "Vitiligo: What's new, What's true"
Buy it now at Amazon for your Kindle reader. Editors try to find answers to three main questions: Vit...MORE
Living Well With Vitiligo
At the Vitiligo Research Foundation we may help you understand your skin condition, feel more in control, a...MORE
The World Vitiligo Map is a global directory that will provide you with information on the health care prov...MORE
Non-profit and independent collection of biological samples and associated data
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Firmly committed to curing Vitiligo, the VR Foundation is a non-profit organization funding and fast-tracking medical research globally. Our mission is to develop effective treatments for millions of people around the world who suffer from vitiligo » » »more
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Networked BioBanking and Economics of Non-profit Drug Discovery - live presentation 02.12.2013
Tech In Media 2013 forum participants in Moscow have shared their vision on the future of education, innovations, IT and biotech. TechCrunch’s “Editor At Large” Mike Butcher was talking about the enormous sea-change in tech startups that is sweeping across the Central and Eastern European region. Read more
Two new Vitiligo Support Groups in Brazil 22.11.2013
- Belo Horizonte City, coordinated by TÂNIA NELY ROCHA, MD (email@example.com)
- Sao Paolo, coordinated by RIVELINO AIELLO RITTO, MD (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Quarterly Overview of the Latest in Vitiligo Research 19.11.2013
IV Master Class on Vitiligo in Tbilisi, Georgia 18.11.2013
What is vitiligo?
Vitiligo (pronounced vit-ill-EYE-go) is a relatively common skin disease characterized by smooth, white, painless spots or patches on various parts of the body. It doe...
Is vitiligo contagious?
Vitiligo isn't contagious, so you can't catch it from other people or pass it on.
I have vitiligo: will my children have vitiligo, too?
In some cases vitiligo seems to be inherited and run in families, with children whose parents have vitiligo being at increased risk of developing the condition themsel...
Will it spread?
The condition varies from person to person. Some people only get a few small, white patches that progress no further. Other people get bigger white patches that join u...