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Hair follicles

Hair follicle

(Science: dermatology) a tube-like opening in the epidermis where the hair shaft develops and into which the sebaceous glands open


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Re: recessive traits

... clarify: it isassumed that the first person is heterozygote with black hair as the dominant gene. The question is regarding the first person's recessive ... in a much more detailed way. Say, the dominant allele for block hair follicles is B. Since you said that the first person is a heterozygote, ...

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by sapien
Thu Jun 28, 2012 5:38 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: recessive traits
Replies: 8
Views: 4467

Re:

... some of it also. Are you indoors more than you were as a kid, so the hair is not being lightened by the sun? (Since most of us are indoors for ... since you are no longer growing and can give the nutrients to the hair follicles. What do you mean i'm no longer growing? how old do u think i am? ...

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by TheVirus
Thu Nov 19, 2009 11:48 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Changing hair colour
Replies: 6
Views: 2709

Changing hair colour

... some of it also. Are you indoors more than you were as a kid, so the hair is not being lightened by the sun? (Since most of us are indoors for ... since you are no longer growing and can give the nutrients to the hair follicles. Unfortunately I seem to be following the genetics on the maternal ...

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by kolean
Thu Nov 19, 2009 12:10 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Changing hair colour
Replies: 6
Views: 2709

Re: ecosystems

... puzzle, and I have been forced to rub my chin thusly removing certain hair follicles of my face. On the one hand, we have a less bio diverse area as the Pacific Northwest, ...

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by MichaelXY
Tue Oct 28, 2008 6:03 am
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: ecosystems
Replies: 12
Views: 17292

Scars

... and produce collagen. These cells do not have the ability to form hair follicles or any other structures that are present in the normal skin, and thus there is no ...

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by biohazard
Mon Apr 21, 2008 6:56 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Scars
Replies: 2
Views: 2209
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