New drug restores hair growth in some bald patients

August 18, 2014 5:09 PM

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New drug restores hair growth in some bald patients

In a breakthrough, scientists may have discovered a cure for a form of baldness after they found a drug which restored the hair of three patients within five months.

Researchers at Columbia University Medical Centre (CUMC) identified the immune cells responsible for destroying hair follicles in people with alopecia areata, a common autoimmune disease that causes hair loss.

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