A novel rat model for chemotherapy-induced alopecia.


BACKGROUND More than half of all people diagnosed with cancer receive chemotherapy, and approximately 65% of these develop chemotherapy-induced alopecia (CIA), a side-effect that can have considerable negative psychological repercussions. Currently, there are very few animal models available to study the mechanism and prevention of CIA. AIM To develop a… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2230.2011.04239.x

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