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USC Stem Cell scientists obtain 'how to' guide for producing hair follicles
 

USC Stem Cell scientists obtain 'how to' guide for producing hair follicles

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How does the skin develop follicles and eventually sprout hair? A USC-led study, published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS), addresses this question using insights gleaned from organoids, 3-D assemblies of cells possessing rudimentary skin structure and function -- including the ability to grow hair.
 
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14 Aug 2017 - General