Role of peptide growth factors in the rhythm of change hair

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The article presents current data on the role growth factors play in hair physiology. Based on a review of literature, the authors described the role growth factors play for initiating, suppressing the growth and differentiating hair follicles. According to them, each morphologic development stage of hair follicles is characterized by its own factor expression pattern. Referring to experimental and clinical studies, the authors describe the role some growth factors play for mechanisms promoting the development of androgynous and focal alopecia.

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A. A. Kubanov

Russian Medical Academy of Postgraduate Studies, Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation; State Research Center of Dermatovenereology and Cosmetology Ministry of Healthcare of the Russian Federation

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Russian Federation

YU. A. Gallyamova

Russian Medical Academy of Postgraduate Studies, Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation

Russian Federation

O. A. Selezneva

Russian Medical Academy of Postgraduate Studies, Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation

Russian Federation


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