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Scientists obtain 'how to' guide for producing hair follicles

10:10 EDT 12 Aug 2017 | Medical Xpress

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, 3D assemblies of cells possessing rudimentary skin structure and function—including the ability to grow hair.

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