Researchers Accidently Reverse Baldness, Alopecia in Mice

Good news for bald mice: A five-day treatment can restore a silky black coat of fur. But it will be a while before the hair-raising drug -- accidently discovered by University of California, Los Angeles scientists studying gut function -- is ready to be tested in humans. Although baldness and graying have long been linked to stress, digestive disease researcher Dr. Mulugeta Million had no idea that inhibiting key receptors in a stress response pathway would have such a dramatic effect on hair....Full Story
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