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It has long been suspected that hereditary factors are important in causing hair loss. However, up to now it was unclear which genes are involved. Researchers, led by Markus Nöthen of the Life & ...


Researchers at Jefferson Medical College and at the Wadsworth Center in New York have identified a gene defect in mice resulting in a range of abnormalities, from cyclical hair loss and skin cancer to ...


Preliminary data from a pivotal phase 2 clinical trial of PLX4032 ( RG7204, Vemurafenib, Zelboraf ) in metastatic melanoma, showing significant tumor shrinkage in the majority of patients, are present ...


Researchers at Columbia University Medical Center ( CUMC; United States ) have devised a hair restoration method that can generate new human hair growth, rather than simply redistribute hair from one ...


The European Commission has granted conditional approval to Erivedge ( Vismodegib ) for the treatment of adult patients with symptomatic metastatic basal cell carcinoma ( BCC ) or locally advanced BCC ...


5% topical Minoxidil solution has been widely used to stimulate new hair growth and help stop hair loss in men with androgenetic alopecia ( AGA ). However, it is not convenient for patients to continu ...


Alopecia areata is an autoimmune disease characterized by hair loss mediated by CD8+ T cells. There are no reliably effective therapies for alopecia areat . Based on recent developments in the underst ...