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Substance Discovered That Induces Hair Follicle Formation In The Mature Skin Cells Of Mice

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November 26, 1998
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Everyone has bad hair days. For 30 million men in the United States, roughly 40 percent of those over 35, every day is a no hair day. The good news is that thanks to new research, baldness may be fading away. Researchers from the Howard Hughes Institute at the University of Chicago have induced hair follicle formation in the mature skin cells of mice.

Everyone has bad hair days. For 30 million men in the United States, roughly 40 percent of those over 35, every day is a no hair day. The good news is that thanks to new research, baldness may be fading away.


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University Of Chicago. (1998, November 26). Substance Discovered That Induces Hair Follicle Formation In The Mature Skin Cells Of Mice. ScienceDaily. Retrieved April 16, 2014 from www.sciencedaily.com/releases/1998/11/981126103434.htm
University Of Chicago. "Substance Discovered That Induces Hair Follicle Formation In The Mature Skin Cells Of Mice." ScienceDaily. www.sciencedaily.com/releases/1998/11/981126103434.htm (accessed April 16, 2014).

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