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Review - hair biology - study shows hair stem cells might repair nerve damage (Nov. 2005)
. Stem cells from hair follicles can do many things apparently. This study suggests hair follicle cells can be used to regenerate damaged nerve fibers.
Review - hair biology - bioengineering the hair follicle (Oct. 2005)
. A review of the current status with hair follicle bioengineering (hair cloning).
News - hair biology - hairless mice get new coats (26 Sept. 2005)
. Study shows that hair growth is promoted by genetically inducing the production of a protein called "hairless" in mice.
News - hair biology - red hair and cancer linked (29 Aug. 2005)
. Having red hair may make you more susceptible to skin cancer.
News - hair biology - hairy good news about hair cloning (12 Aug. 2005)
. Intercytex raise money for hair cloning research.
Review - hair biology - vanilloid receptor signaling and capsaicin inhibitory effects (Apr. 2005)
. Contained in the human hair follicle is something known as the Vanilloid receptor-1 or "TRPV". Scientists have recently discovered that this Vanillioid receptor-1 is very significant for hair growth.
News - hair biology - just a hair away from stem cell therapy (28 Mar. 2005)
. Hair follicles may contain stem cells that can form brain tissue.
Review - hair biology - follicular cells in wound healing (Jul. 2004)
. When the skin is wounded, hair follicles can play a key role in wound repair.
Review - hair biology - macrophage stimulating protein promotes hair growth (Jul. 2004)
. Macrophage stimulating protein does more than activate macrophage cells. This study reveals hair follicles produce the protein and that it induces hair growth.
Review - hair biology - tooth derived cells induce hair follicle growth (Dec. 2004)
. Hair follicles and teeth have many similarities. so much so that tooth cells can promote hair follicles to grow.
Review - hair biology - hair follicle bulge stem cells (Apr. 2004)
. Hair follicle bulge stem cells can be employed in hair follicle bioengineering.
News - hair biology - growth factor protein promotes thicker hair (15 Feb. 2001
). Vascular endothelial growth factor promotes hair growth.
News - hair biology - renewal of hair follicles from adult multipotent stem cells (25 Jan. 2001)
. Stem cells found in the outer rot sheath of hair follicles.
News - hair biology - short report on the North American Hair Research Society annual conference, Bar Harbor, Maine, USA (1 Nov. 2000)
. Hair research conference report.
News - hair biology - hair implanting could end pain of skin grafts (3 May 2000)
. Hair follicles are a key source of wound healing cells.
News - hair biology - scientists make new hair follicles in humans without using drugs (4 Nov. 1999)
. Transplantation of tissue from the hair follicle of one person successfully promoted hair growth when implanted into a different person.
News - hair biology - sonic hedgehog gene promotes hair growth in resting hair follicles (6 Oct. 1999)
. A naturally produced protein called sonic hedgehog promotes hair growth.
News - hair biology - recently discovered messenger molecule promotes development of hair follicles (12 Jul. 1999
). Beta-catenin is a key hair growth promoting protein.
News - hair biology - gene therapy for baldness? (11 Jun. 1999)
. Study shows new genes could be introduced into hair follicles using gene therapy techniques.
News - hair biology - the nude gene discovery in humans (8 Apr. 1999)
. The first hair loss and hair growth regulating gene discovered in humans.
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