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Our mission is to improve lives and seek cures for those affected by ichthyosis and related skin types.

Upcoming Events & Latest News
Newborn Study at Yale University
July 30, 2015 - A study of newborns with ichthyosis. Read More
Newborn Study at Yale University
Blood Sample Collection of Individuals with Ichthyosis
July 30, 2015 - As part of a clinical research study, we are collecting blood samples from volunteers who have been diagnosed with ichthyosis. Read More
Blood Sample Collection of Individuals with Ichthyosis
FIRST Testimonial Dinner to Honor Kelly and Mark Klafter
July 25, 2015 - Kelly and Mark Klafter will be honored at the 2015 Testimonial Dinner for their unprecedented support of FIRST. Read More
FIRST Testimonial Dinner to Honor Kelly and Mark Klafter
New Research Update from FIRST Grant Recipient, Dr. Bob Rice
July 21, 2015 - Structural and BioChemical Changes Underlying a Kera-Derma like phenotype in mice lacking suprabasal AP1 transcripter factor function. Read More
New Research Update from FIRST Grant Recipient, Dr. Bob Rice
2015 UFIRST Scholar Recipients Announced
June 5, 2015 - FIRST is proud to announce this year’s 11 scholarship recipients from the UFIRST Scholars Program. Read More
2015 UFIRST Scholar Recipients Announced