Hair follicle reconstruction in vitro.

  title={Hair follicle reconstruction in vitro.},
  author={Amanda Reynolds and Colin A. B. Jahoda},
  journal={Journal of dermatological science},
  volume={7 Suppl},
The in vitro creation of a follicular structure capable of hair growth from cultured adult cells has long been an aim of researchers in hair biology. Basal outer root sheath cells (ORS) attached to the hair follicle glassy membrane (GM) were isolated and cultured, where they revealed greater replicative potential and longevity than ORS cells from plucked… CONTINUE READING