Posts tagged stem cells
Trichologists have discovered that hair follicles on the scalp can become trapped in a resting state where they do not grow new hair, leading to thinning.
Japanese scientists have worked out how to use stem cells to create pigmented hair follicles that grew successfully when implanted into hairless mice.
Scientists are harnessing a new approach in treating baldness after taking inspiration and studying the way animals both grow and shed their winter coats.
Transplant recipients have to take anti rejection drugs to stop their bodies from rejecting received donor organs even if they are closely match.