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- Indian journal of dermatology
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- International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
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The autoimmune basis of alopecia areata: a comprehensive review.
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- Biology, Medicine
- Experimental dermatology
The current knowledge surrounding PGD2, and future steps needed to translate these findings into novel therapies for patients with androgenetic alopecia are discussed. Expand
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Androgens and hair loss
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Effect of thioredoxin reductase 1 on glucocorticoid receptor activity in human outer root sheath cells.
- Biology, Medicine
- Biochemical and biophysical research communications
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