Oestrogen functions in skin and skin appendages.

Abstract

Oestrogens have significant effects on different cell types important in skin physiology, including the epidermal keratinocytes, dermal fibroblasts and melanocytes. In addition, they can also modulate skin appendages such as the hair follicle, the sebaceous gland and the apocrine glands. Oestrogens may also have important modulatory roles in events such as… (More)

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@article{Thornton2005OestrogenFI, title={Oestrogen functions in skin and skin appendages.}, author={M. J. Thornton}, journal={Expert opinion on therapeutic targets}, year={2005}, volume={9 3}, pages={617-29} }