A Cure to Male Baldness?

In an article on Healthland.Time.com by Katy Steinmetz (March 22, 2012) information is shared about scientists who have been able to identify a protein that may trigger the loss of hair:

“Has the world finally found an answer to man’s hairiest question? Shall great tufts again sweep across the foreheads whence they retreated years ago?

Don’t start selling all your wig company stock just yet, but according to a recent study in the journal Science Translational Medicine, researchers have identified a protein that appears to play a role in male pattern baldness — and inhibiting that protein, they believe, may allow dormant hair follicles to rise again…”

Read more: http://healthland.time.com/2012/03/22/study-finds-pattern-in-male-baldness-could-there-be-a-cure/?iid=hl-main-lede#ixzz1pqrQAzxS


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