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Endocrine

, Volume 59, Issue 3, pp 700–701 | Cite as

Prolactin and human skin–the effects of sex and site on expression and function

  • Ewan A. LanganEmail author
Letter to the Editor

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Conflict of interest

The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.

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This article does not contain any studies with human participants or animals performed by any of the authors.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of DermatologyUniversity of LübeckLübeckGermany
  2. 2.Division of Musculoskeletal and Dermatological SciencesSchool of Biological Sciences, University of ManchesterManchesterUK

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