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Androgens and hair

  • Valerie Anne Randall

Abstract

Human hair growth plays a major role in social and sexual communication. Often subconsciously people all over the world classify a person’s state of health, sex, sexual maturity and age by assessing their scalp and body hair.

Keywords

Androgen Receptor Hair Follicle Hair Growth Scalp Hair Dermal Papilla 
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