Hair Loss: Genetics
Published Online: 27 JAN 2006
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How to Cite
Irvine, A. 2006. Hair Loss: Genetics. eLS. .
- Published Online: 27 JAN 2006
Hair formation is a complex molecular process, and abnormal hair is a feature of many genetic disorders. There is increasing understanding of the molecular basis of several single-gene disorders with hair loss, although the genetic basis for the commonest forms of hair loss is not well understood.
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