Rooster feathering, androgenic alopecia, and hormone-dependent tumor growth: what is in common?

@article{Mayer2004RoosterFA,
  title={Rooster feathering, androgenic alopecia, and hormone-dependent tumor growth: what is in common?},
  author={Julie Ann Mayer and Cheng-Ming Chuong and Randall B Widelitz},
  journal={Differentiation; research in biological diversity},
  year={2004},
  volume={72 9-10},
  pages={474-88}
}
Different epithelial organs form as a result of epithelial-mesenchymal interactions and share a common theme modulated by variations (Chuong ed. In Molecular Basis of Epithelial Appendage Morphogenesis, 1998). One of the major modulators is the sex hormone pathway that acts on the prototype signaling pathway to alter organ phenotypes. Here, we focus on how… CONTINUE READING