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It is Possible Reverse Hair Loss, US Scientists Say
...a number of hair follicles. If the action of the wnt
gene was blocked, no hair follicles were produced; but if it was boosted, then many more hair follicles were produced, with the skin layer eventually being indistinguishable from surrounding areas. The researchers said that their findings "opened a...
Holy Grail Of Dermatologists On The Verge Of Discovery
...h made it receptive to receiving instructions from wnt
proteins," Cotsarelis said in a University of Penn...ity for mammals to generate new hair follicles via wnt
proteins. Wounding, they report, triggers new hair-producing follicles to form. This was a claim t...