Publications 2017-07-26T11:27:26+00:00

Publications (medline indexed journals)

  1. Lademann, T. Vergou, M. E. Darvin, A. Patzelt, M. C. Meinke, C. Voit, D Papakostas, L. Zastrow,W. Sterry, O. Doucet. Influence of Topical, Systemic and Combined Application of Antioxidants on the Barrier of the Human Skin. Skin pharmacol. 2016; 29(1):41-6
  2. Papakostas D, Stockfleth E. Topical Treatment of Basal Cell Carcinoma with the immune response modifier Imiquimod. Future Oncol. 2015 Nov;11(22):2985-90
  3. Papakostas D, Stavropoulos P.G, Papafragkaki D, Grigoraki E, Avgerinou G, Antoniou C.
    An Atypical Case of Pityriasis Rosea Gigantea after Influenza Vaccination. Case Rep Dermatol 2014;6:119-123
  4. Rancan F, Todorova A, Hadam S, Papakostas D, Luciani E, Graf C, Delair T, Verrier B, Sterry W, Blume-Peytavi U, Vogt A. Stability of Polylactic Acid (PLA) particles and release of fluorochromes after topical application on human skin explants. Eur J Pharm Biopharm. 2012 Jan;80(1):76-84. doi: 10.1016/j.ejpb.2011.09.004. Epub 2011 Sep 14.
  5. Papakostas D, Rancan F, Sterry W, Blume-Peytavi U,  Vogt A. Review: Nanoparticles in Dermatology. Arch Dermatol Res. 2011 Oct;303(8):533-50.
  6. Rancan F, Papakostas D, Hadam S, Sterry W, Blume- Peytavi U,  Vogt A nvestigation of Polylactid Acid Nanoparticles as Drug Delivery System for local Dermatotherapy. Pharm Res. 2009 Aug;26(8):2027-36.

Publications (other)

  1. Gerodimou M., Papakostas D., Kyriazis N., Gerochristou M., Stavropoulos P., Avgerinou G. Localized Scleroderma (Morfea) Journal of the Hellenic Society of Dermatology and Venerology 26:4 193-197, 2015
  2. Papakostas D. Invasive cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma. EMJ Dermatology. 3.1, 52 (2015)
  3. Papakostas, D, Stefanaki, I. & Stratigos, A. Genetic epidemiology of malignant melanoma susceptibility. Melanoma Management 2, 165–169 (2015).
  4. Papakostas D, Zarras A, Liopyris K, Stratigos A. Αpproach of Patients with Melanocytic Nevi. Journal of the Hellenic Society of Dermatology and Venerology, 26:1 43-50 (2015)


1. 3rd Edition of the European Handbook of Dermatological Treatments, Springer Verlag 2015
Eds: Katsambas A, Lotti T, Dessinioti C, Massimiliano A
Co authorship in chapters: Basal Cell Carcinoma, Melanoma
2. Dermatology, Paschalides 2014
Eds: Antoniou C, Katambas A.
Authorship in chapters: Galenic treatment, local treatment with imiquimod and ingenol mebutate
3. Das Derma Kurs Buch; de Gruyter 2011
Eds: Wiesner T, Smolle J, Kerl H, Sterry W
Co authorship in chapters: Diseases of the hair and the nails
4. Kurzlehrbuch Dermatologie, Thieme Verlag, 2011
Ed: Sterry W
Co authorship in chapters: Skin Diseases in Different Age Groups, Andrology, Psychodermatology, Dermatoses caused by Systemic Diseases
5. Atlas Pädiatrische Dermatologie, Springer Verlag, 2011
Eds: U. Blume-Peytavi , H. Albrecht-Nebe, W. Sterry
Co authorship in chapters: Bullous diseases, Skin diseases of the newborn