New Hope For Baldness Treatment: Hair Follicles Created For First Time In Mouse Study

Growth of regenerated hair follicles over 45 days. Arrows indicate hair shaft. The bulge is the area from which new […]

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Treatment For Hearing Loss? Scientists Grow Hair Cells Involved in Hearing

Scientists have successfully produced functional auditory hair cells in the cochlea of the mouse inner ear. The breakthrough suggests that […]

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Why Hair Turns Gray Is No Longer A Gray Area: Our Hair Bleaches Itself As We Grow Older

New research finds that going gray is caused by a massive build up of hydrogen peroxide due to wear and […]

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Using stem cells to grow new hair

Scientists at Sanford-Burnham used iPSCs to grow new hair. Credit: Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute In a new study from Sanford-Burnham […]

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New treatments for baldness? Scientists find stem cells that tell hair it’s time to grow

Researchers have discovered the source of signals that trigger hair growth, an insight that may lead to new treatments for […]

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FDA-approved drug restores hair in patients with alopecia areata

Researchers at Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC) have identified the immune cells responsible for destroying hair follicles in people with […]

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Caught by a hair: Quick, new identification of hair may help crime fighters

Crime fighters could have a new tool at their disposal following promising research by Queen’s professor Diane Beauchemin. Dr. Beauchemin […]

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Hair thinning by stem cell loss

Why people lose their locks in old age may be related to the aging of hair follicle stem cells, two […]

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