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How gray hair is linked to the immune system
Medical News Today
Before we delve into the details of the study, it's worth explaining what gray hair signifies on a biological level. Our hair is naturally white, but it is colored by a pigment called melanin, which is produced by cells called melanocytes. These are ...
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Why Hair Turns Gray: Immune System Could Be To Blame
Medical Daily
What is the science behind our hair turning gray? Researchers from the University of Alabama at Birmingham have a possible answer and it may also explain why vitiligo patients develop unpigmented patches of skin. The study titled "A direct link between ...


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The Link Between Gray Hair and Viral Infections
Inside Science News Service
This new discovery could also lead to a new target for studying melanoma -- a form of skin cancer caused by out-of-control skin melanocytes -- or pigmentary conditions like vitiligo, noted the authors. In vitiligo, a person's skin loses pigment, and ...
Overactive immune response linked to hair grayingReuters
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Gray hair linked to immune system activation in mice
ZME Science
“For melanocyte-related disorders, we think this discovery will be relevant to our understanding of the autoimmune hypopigmentation disorders, vitiligo, and to the melanocyte-specific cancer, melanoma. Many vitiligo researchers have already speculated ...


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Overactive immune response linked to hair graying
Reuters
(Reuters Health) - An overactive immune response, which can occur with viral infections, could result in sudden hair graying, according to research in mice. The research revealed that a molecule involved in hair pigmentation also controls certain ...
Scientists Find Another Possible Explanation for Why Hair Goes GrayGizmodo
Scientists Probe Mystery of How Hair Prematurely Goes GrayHealthDay
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Daily Mail

Stress really DOES turn your hair grey! Genes that control stress hormone trigger changes in the hair follicles ...
Daily Mail
'More importantly, discovering this connection will help us understand pigmentation diseases with innate immune system involvement like vitiligo.' Vitiligo, which causes discolored skin patches, affects between 0.5 percent to 1 per cent of all humans ...


Vitiligo Drug Market Seeking Growth from Emerging Markets, Study Drivers, Restraints and Forecast 2023
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Vitiligo Drug Market report provides analysis of various aspects of the industry, which assists the stakeholders to make well informed decisions. The thorough analysis given in the report is a source of accurate and to-the-point information. Further ...

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Vitiligo Market: A Research Towards Market Shares, Strategies and Forecast 2027
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Vitiligo Market Insights, Epidemiology and Market Forecast – 2027” report gives a point by point investigation of the Vitiligo the study of disease transmission and market viewpoint Along with gives the review of the Vitiligo by giving the sickness ...

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'If my vitiligo vanished, I'd be distraught'
BBC Three (satire) (blog)
I was six when I first noticed there was something wrong with my skin. I was on holiday with my mum in Tenerife, when one night I felt hot, sweaty, and couldn't sleep. The next day I spotted these tiny patches of white on my fingers. My mum had no idea ...

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