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Areas of interest
Hair loss disorders (alopecia); medical dermatology
Current NHS consultant posts held
Healy E, Holmes SC, Belgaid CE, Stephenson AM, McLean WHI, Rees JL,
Munro CS. Linkage of monilethrix to the type II keratin gene cluster at 12q13.
Br J Dermatol 1996; 134:566.
Korge BP, Healy E, Punter C, Hamm H, Birch-Machin MA, Belgaid CE, Stephenson AM, Holmes SC, Darlington S, Messenger AG, Rees JL, Munro CS. Monilethrix is caused by mutation in the helix termination peptide of human type II keratin hHb6 in three families. J Inv Dermatol 1997; 109: 409.
S Darlington, SC Holmes, BP Korge, E Healy, C Punter, C March, H Hamm, H Traupe, MA Birch-Machin, CE Belgaid, AM Stephenson, Messenger AG, Rees JL, Munro CS. Mutation in human hair keratin hHb6 in monilethrix: clinical variation is not due to genetic variation. Clin Exp Dermatol 1997;22:248
Korge BP, Healy E, Munro CS, Punter C, Birch-Machin M, Holmes SC, Darlington S, Hamm H, Messenger AG, Rees JL, Traupe H. A mutational hotspot in the 2B mutational domain of human hair basic keratin 6 (hHb6) in monilethrix patients. J Invest. Dermatol 1998; 111: 896-99
Jury CS, Korges BP, Hamm H, Irvine AD, Holmes SC, Munro CS. Phenotype and prognosis in monilethrix due to mutations of hair keratins hHb1 and hHb6. B J Dermatol 1999; 141: 106-7
Korges BP, Hamm H, Jury CS, Traupe H, Irvine AD, Healy E, Birch-Machin M, Rees JL, Messenger AG, Holmes SC, Parry DAD, Munro CS. Identifaction of novel mutations in basic hair keratins hHb1 and hHb6 in monilethrix: implications for protein structure and clinical phenotype. J Invest. Dermatol 1999; 113:607-12
Dawn G, Holmes S, Moffat D, Munro CS. Post menopausal frontal fibrosing alopecia. Clin Exp Dermatol 2003;28:43-45
Sergeant A, Holmes S. Does hair prevent acne? Insights from alopecia areata. Clin Exp Derm 2007;32:454-5
MacDonald A, Holmes S. Acquired progressive kinking: a report of an adult female case affecting scalp and eyebrows. Clin Exp Derm 2011;36:882-4
Holmes SC. Hair shedding in women. Clin Exp Derm 2012;37:196-7
MacDonald A, Clark C, Holmes S. Frontal fibrosing alopecia: a review of 60 cases. J Am Acad Dermatol 2012; 67:955-61
Becher GL, Holmes S McLean I. Frontal fibrosing alopecia: a genetic disease? J Inv Dermatol 2013; 133: 1401
Lamb RC, Holmes S. Review of the use of diphencyprone in the treatment of alopecia areata: the last 20 years in Glasgow. J Inv Dermatol 2013; 133: 1404
Holmes S, MacDonald A. Frontal Fibrosing Alopecia. J Am Acad Dermatol 2014 71:594-5
Courses offered to GPs
Primary Care Dermatology Society meeting Glasgow November 2014
- BSc Hons University of Glasgow 1987
- MBChB University of Glasgow 1989
- MRCP RCPSG 1992
- MD University of Glasgow 2000
- FRCP RCPSG 2004
Reference number 3327807
Professional bodies (positions held - last 3 yrs)
- Secretary British hair and Nail Society 2012
Affiliations / memberships
British Hair and Nail Society
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Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.