Hair shaft structure

Known as: Shaft of the Hair, hairs shaft, shaft hair 
The segment of the hair that projects above the skin surface.
National Institutes of Health

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2005
Highly Cited
2005
The skin and its major appendages are prominent target organs and potent sources of key players along the classical hypothalamic… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Msx2-deficient mice exhibit progressive hair loss, starting at P14 and followed by successive cycles of wavelike regrowth and… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Using conditional gene targeting in mice, we show that BMP receptor IA is essential for the differentiation of progenitor cells… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Growth and differentiation of postnatal hair follicles are controlled by reciprocal interactions between the dermal papilla and… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
LEF/TCF DNA-binding proteins act in concert with activated beta -catenin, the product of Wnt signaling, to transactivate… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Characterization of the molecular pathways controlling differentiation and proliferation in mammalian hair follicles is central… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
We have estimated the intrinsic mechanical parameters of cricket cercal wind-receptor hairs. The hairs were modeled as an… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Keratinocyte growth factor (KGF), also known as fibroblast growth factor 7 (FGF7), is synthesized by skin fibroblasts. However… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Blindfolded rats were trained to stretch across a gap to palpate rough or smooth surfaces with their mystacial vibrissae. Animals… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
We report for the first time the successful maintenance and growth of human hair follicles in vitro. Human anagen hair follicles… (More)
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