Clinical Trials

Clinical Trials Team
Clinical Trials Team

The DCTU conducts research studies that evaluate and monitor the safety and efficacy of new treatments for various dermatologic conditions in children and adults. Our particular interests are acne, psoriasis, onychomycosis, atopic dermatitis (eczema), epidermolysis bullosa, hidradenitis suppurativa, and pemphigus vulgaris. The DCTU collaborates with other UNC investigators on their melanoma and basal cell carcinoma clinical trials.

Clinical Trials Currently Recruiting Patients

Dermatology Research Registry
If you are interested in possibly participating in any of our current or future research studies, please sign up for our Dermatology Research Registry online at:

Your information will be kept confidential and will only be used to contact you about potential research studies. Your information will not be shared.

Oral Lichen Planus (OLP) Topical Patch Study

Requirements: Patients 18 years or older with biopsy proven OLP. Additional treatments other than the study medication are not permitted during the study period.

Duration: 7 total visits over 8 weeks. 7 to 14 day screening period, 4 week treatment period and 2 week follow up period.

Incentive: Subject compensation and travel assistance available. Study medication, study related exams, and lab tests will be provided at no cost.

Sponsor: Dermtreat ApS


For more information on this study please contact us: