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Title: Targeted immunotherapy for hair regrowth and regeneration
Authors: Toh, En Qi
Wang, Etienne C. E.
Keywords: Medicine, Health and Life Sciences
Issue Date: 2023
Source: Toh, E. Q. & Wang, E. C. E. (2023). Targeted immunotherapy for hair regrowth and regeneration. Frontiers in Medicine, 10, 1285452-. https://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fmed.2023.1285452
Journal: Frontiers in Medicine 
Abstract: Immunotherapy for skin conditions has a long and successful history. While the main strategy for treating inflammatory conditions is local or systemic immunosuppression, immunotherapy aims to stimulate parts or all of the immune system to bring about a therapeutic response. The immune system contains multiple, redundant avenues of checks and balances, and some immune cells have immunomodulatory or regulatory roles. These cells are targeted by immunotherapy in inflammatory skin conditions. Immunotherapy is effective in treating some hair loss disorders, supporting recent findings that the hair cycle is influenced by immune cells.
URI: https://hdl.handle.net/10356/173522
ISSN: 2296-858X
DOI: 10.3389/fmed.2023.1285452
Schools: Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine (LKCMedicine) 
Rights: © 2023 Toh and Wang. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (CC BY). The use, distribution or reproduction in other forums is permitted, provided the original author(s) and the copyright owner(s) are credited and that the original publication in this journal is cited, in accordance with accepted academic practice. No use, distribution or reproduction is permitted which does not comply with these terms.
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