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Hair Loss News
September 26, 2020

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A Simpler Way to Make Sensory Hearing Cells

Scientists are whispering the secrets of a simpler way to generate the sensory cells of the inner ear. Their approach uses direct reprogramming to produce sensory cells known as 'hair cells,' due to ...

Hairy, Lab-Grown Human Skin Cell Model Could Advance Hair Loss Research

A new, hair-sprouting dollop of human skin created in the lab might one day help prevent hair loss. An article describes the hairy creation as the first hair-baring human skin organoid made with ...

Researchers Find Proteins That Might Restore Damaged Sound-Detecting Cells in the Ear

Using genetic tools in mice, researchers say they have identified a pair of proteins that precisely control when sound-detecting cells, known as hair ...

Laboratory Study Paves Way for New Approach to Treating Hair Loss in Humans

Scientists have developed an efficient method of successfully generating hair growth in nude mice. The new method can be scaled up and therefore shows great potential for clinical applications in ...
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A Milder Hair Dye Based on Synthetic Melanin

With the coronavirus pandemic temporarily shuttering hair salons, many clients are appreciating, and missing, the ability of hair dye to cover up grays or touch up roots. However, frequent coloring, ...

Solving a Hairy Forensic Problem

For decades, forensic scientists have tested strands of hair to reveal drug use or poisoning. But in recent years, reports have questioned the technique -- in particular, its ability to distinguish ...

New Gene for Hair Loss

Hypotrichosis simplex leads to progressive hair loss starting in childhood. Geneticists have now deciphered a new gene that is responsible for this rare form of hair loss. Changes in the LSS gene ...

Male-Pattern Baldness and Premature Graying Associated With Risk of Early Heart Disease

Male-pattern baldness and premature greying are associated with a more than fivefold risk of heart disease before the age of 40 years, according to new research. Obesity was associated with a ...

Seasonality of Hair Loss

A new study explores the relationship between seasonality and hair loss at a population level using Google Trends ...