Defining active immunoprotection and regulatory T cell promotion in hair follicles
Centre for Skin Sciences
Prof K McElwee, Dr N Botchkareva
Applications accepted all year round
PhD Research Project
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In the non-scarring inflammatory hair loss disease Alopecia areata (AA) lymphocytes specifically target hair follicles (HFs) and disrupt hair growth.