Lab-made skin grows its own hair
This week, a new method to grow hairy skin in a dish, and new research takes aim at the RNA world hypothesis.In this episode:00:45 Hairy SkinResearchers may have developed a way to make skin that can grow hair in the lab, paving the way for treatment of a variety of skin disorders, and perhaps even baldness. Research Article: Lee et al.; News and Views: Regenerative medicine could pave the way to treating baldness08:56 Research HighlightsHow mercury moved during the ‘Great Dying’, and the link between mobile phones and gender equality. Research Highlight: Giant eruptions belched to...
Source: Nature Podcast - June 3, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Springer Nature Limited Source Type: podcasts

Why men may have more severe COVID-19 symptoms, and using bacteria to track contaminated food
First up this week, Staff Writer Meredith Wadman talks with host Sarah Crespi about how male sex hormones may play a role in higher levels of severe coronavirus infections in men. New support for this idea comes from a study showing high levels of male pattern baldness in hospitalized COVID-19 patients. Read all our coronavirus coverage. Next, Jason Qian, a Ph.D. student in the systems biology department at Harvard Medical School, joins Sarah to talk about an object-tracking system that uses bacterial spores engineered with unique DNA barcodes. The inactivated spores can be sprayed on anything f rom lettuce, to wood, to...
Source: Science Magazine Podcast - June 3, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Science Tags: Scientific Community Source Type: podcasts

ONC201 Safety and Advantages
Peter Anderson, MD, Pediatric Hematology Oncology and Blood and Marrow Transplantation of Cleveland Clinic discusses the ONC201 Safety and Advantages including No Hair Loss, No Mucositis, Stable Blood... Author: Cancer-News Added: 01/24/2018 (Source: Oncology Tube)
Source: Oncology Tube - January 25, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: podcasts

Scalp cooling to prevent chemotherapy-induced alopecia, sublingual grass pollen immunotherapy for seasonal allergic rhinitis, guideline recommendations for use of metabolic to manage type 2 diabetes
Editor's Audio Summary by Edward H. Livingston, MD, Deputy Editor of JAMA, the Journal of the American Medical Association, for the February 14, 2017 issue (Source: JAMA: This Week's Audio Commentary)
Source: JAMA: This Week's Audio Commentary - February 14, 2017 Category: Journals (General) Authors: JAMA, the Journal of the American Medical Association, and The JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

Effect of Scalp Cooling for Chemotherapy-Induced Alopecia in Women With Breast Cancer
Interview with Julie Rani Nangia, BA, MD, author of Effect of a Scalp Cooling Device on Alopecia in Women Undergoing Chemotherapy for Breast Cancer: The SCALP Randomized Clinical Trial, and Hope S. Rugo, MD, author of Association Between Use of a Scalp Cooling Device and Alopecia After Chemotherapy for Breast Cancer (Source: JAMA Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Author Interviews - February 14, 2017 Category: Journals (General) Authors: JAMA, the Journal of the American Medical Association, and The JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

Scalp cooling system prevented significant hair loss in 70.3% of patients with breast cancer receiving adjuvant CTX
Hope S. Rugo, MD of the UCSF Medical Center discusses scalp cooling system which prevented significant hair loss in 70.3% of patients with breast cancer receiving adjuvant CTX Author: cancergiants Added: 06/18/2015 (Source: Oncology Tube)
Source: Oncology Tube - June 18, 2015 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: podcasts

Adverse Event Reporting in Clinical Trials of Finasteride for Alopecia (JAMA Dermatology)
Interview with Steven M. Belknap, MD, author of Adverse Event Reporting in Clinical Trials of Finasteride for Androgenic Alopecia: A Meta-analysis, and Thomas J. Moore, AB, author of Finasteride and the Uncertainties of Establishing Harms (Source: JAMA Specialty Journals Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Specialty Journals Author Interviews - April 1, 2015 Category: Journals (General) Authors: The JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

JAMA Dermatology : Adverse Event Reporting in Clinical Trials of Finasteride for Alopecia
Interview with Steven M. Belknap, MD, author of Adverse Event Reporting in Clinical Trials of Finasteride for Androgenic Alopecia: A Meta-analysis, and Thomas J. Moore, AB, author of Finasteride and the Uncertainties of Establishing Harms (Source: JAMA Specialty Journals Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Specialty Journals Author Interviews - April 1, 2015 Category: Journals (General) Authors: The JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

Mario E. Lacouture, MD: Hair Loss and Thinning Associated With Cancer Treatment
Dr. Mario Lacouture sits down with Selma Schimmel on The Group Room to discuss his book, Skin Care Guide for People Living With Cancer. This segment they discuss hair loss and thinning associated wit... Author: vitaloptions Added: 07/15/2013 (Source: Oncology Tube)
Source: Oncology Tube - July 16, 2013 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: podcasts

Mario E. Lacouture, MD: Hair Loss and Thinning Associated With Cancer Treatment
Dr. Mario Lacouture sits down with Selma Schimmel on The Group Room to discuss his book, Skin Care Guide for People Living With Cancer. This segment they discuss hair loss and thinning associated wit... Author: vitaloptions Added: 07/11/2013 (Source: Oncology Tube)
Source: Oncology Tube - July 12, 2013 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: podcasts