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Research lectures arranged in alphabetical order by the presenter's surname

Stress-induced advanced catagen progression and increased homing of inflammatory cells into the vicinity of murine hair follicles is reduced by topical minoxidil
Petra Arck, Bori Handjiski, Eva M.J. Peters, Evelin Hagen, Burghard Klapp and Ralf Paus1 (Dept of Internal Medicine, Humboldt University, Berlin and 1Dept of Dermatology, University of Hamburg, Germany) O#21

Towards the identification of a gene for the scalp-limited form of hypotrichosis simplex (HSS)
R.C. Betz1, Y-A. Lee2, A. Bygum3, F. Brandrup3, J. Toribio4, A. Reis2, P. Propping1, S. Cichon1, M.M. Nothen1 (1Institute of Human Genetics, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany; 2Gene Mapping Center, MDC, Berlin, Germany; 3Dept of Dermatology, Odense University Hospital, Odense, Denmark; 4Dept of Dermatology, University of Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Spain) O#11
DSC-1 expression in human anagen hair follicle: an ultrastructural study
Elena Donetti, Elena Boschini, Silvia Selleri, Cristiano Rumio, Paolo Castano, Anna Marcucci, Isabella Barajon (Dept of Human Anatomy, Università degli Studi di Milano, Italy) O#18
Aromatase and oxidative 3a-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenases are present in human hair follicles and regulate intrafollicular DHT levels
Rolf Hoffmann (Dept of Dermatology, Philipp University, Marburg, Germany) O#27
Hair follicles of anterior scalp are more vulnerable than posterior scalp in telogen effluvium
Chull-Wan Ihm, Seong-Sin Hong (Chonbuk University Hospital, Chonju, South Korea) O#23
b-Endorphin and the regulation of human epidermal and hair follicle melanocytes
S. Kauser, K.U. Schallreuter, A.J. Thody, C. Gummer1, D.J. Tobin (Dept of Biomedical Sciences, University of Bradford, West Yorkshire, England and 1Procter & Gamble Ltd., Surrey, England) O#20
Screening of dermal papilla specific genes using cDNA microarray
Moonkyu Kim, So-Young Cha, Sang-Uk Im, Jung-Chul Kim (Hair Research Center, Kyungpook National University School of Medicine, Korea) O#12
The MHC in Alopecia Areata : Novel Association with non-HLA Gene Notch 4
A.J.G. McDonagh, M.J. Cork, A.G. Messenger, D.J. Gawkrodger, A.G. Wilson, R. Tazi-Ahnini (Dept of Dermatology & Div. of Genomic Medicine, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK) O#14
Microarray analysis of human, rat, and mouse dermal papilla and connective tissue sheath cells reveals multiple factors with potential for hair follicle growth regulation
Kevin J. McElwee1, Christian Maercker2, Rolf Hoffmann1 (1Dept of Dermatology, Philipp University, Marburg, Germany; 2German Resource Center for Genome Research at the German Cancer Research Center (molecular genome analysis), Heidelberg, Germany) O#13
Brain derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) is expressed in human hair follicles and induces hair follicle regression (catagen)
Eva M. J. Peters1, Marit G. Hansen2, Rupert W. Overall2, Moto Nakamura2, Petra Arck1, Burghard F. Klapp1, Paolo Pertile2 and Ralf Paus2 (1Dept of Internal Medicin/Psychosomatics, Charite, Humboldt University, Berlin and 2Dept of Dermatology, University Hospital-Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany) O#19
Comparative efficacy of oral finasteride and topical 2% minoxidil in male pattern baldness
Hugh Rushton (School of Pharmacy, University of Portsmouth, Portsmouth, UK) O#24
Human non-balding scalp dermal papilla cells express estrogen receptor b (ERb) protein in vivo and in vitro
Julie Thornton1, Louisa Nelson1, Anthony Taylor2, Kellie Mulligan2, Farook Al-Azzawi2, Andrew Messenger3. (1 Dept of Biomedical Sciences, University of Bradford, 2 Dept of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Leicester Royal Infirmary, and 3 Dept of Dermatology, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield) O#29
Steroid hormones exhibit trophic effects on hair bulb melanocytes in hair follicle organ culture
Desmond J. Tobin and M. Julie Thornton (Dept of Biomedical Sciences, University of Bradford, Bradford, West Yorkshire, England) O#28
Follicular mycosis fungoides resembling alopecia areata
Antonella Tosti, Bianca Maria Piraccini, Matilde Lorizzo, Cosimo Misciali, Lorenzo Cerroni1 (Dept of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Italy and 1Dept of Dermatology, University of Graz, Austria) O#22