The role of androgen and androgen receptor in skin-related disorders

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Androgen and androgen receptor (AR) may play important roles in several skin-related diseases, such as androgenetic alopecia and acne vulgaris. Current treatments for these androgen/AR-involved diseases, which target the synthesis of androgens or prevent its binding to AR, can cause significant adverse side effects. Based on the recent studies using AR… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00403-012-1265-x

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@article{Lai2012TheRO, title={The role of androgen and androgen receptor in skin-related disorders}, author={Jiann-jyh Lai and Philip Chang and Kuo-Pao Lai and Lumin Chen and Chawnshang Chang}, journal={Archives of Dermatological Research}, year={2012}, volume={304}, pages={499-510} }