European Journal of Dermatology


Growth factors in early hair follicle morphogenesis Volume 10, numéro 5, July - August 2000

Philipp University, Department of Dermatology, Deutschhausstrasse 9, 35033 Marburg, Germany.
  • Page(s) : 341-50
  • Année de parution : 2000

Hair follicle embryogenesis involves embryonic epidermis and mesenchyme communication on several levels, utilizing cell surface receptor expression, cell adhesion molecules, extra cellular matrix products, and chemical signaling via secreted molecules. With each product involved in cell communication, intensity, potency, time of production during development, production duration, and spatial distribution must all be considered. The sum [...]