Countering Baldness to Treat Skin Cancer

In addition to countering baldness, hfSCs may be able to treat injuries and diseases in the skin.

Recent research at the University of Southern California suggests that stem cells can be utilized to counter baldness and receding hairlines.  The study focused on hair follicular stem cells (hfSCs), which, in addition to inducing hair growth, also have the potential to regenerate skin in burn victims and patients with skin cancer.  Continue reading