In The News: Combing through the genome to find the baldness spot

Skipper, Magdalena
July 2005
Nature Reviews Genetics;Jul2005, Vol. 6 Issue 7, p518
Academic Journal
Focuses on a study which discovered a gene that plays a crucial role in male hair loss. Type of receptor gene long thought to be the root cause of balding; Chromosome in which the other genetic determinants for male baldness are likely to be found; European men who are most susceptible to baldness.


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