The 'follicular trochanter': an epithelial compartment of the human hair follicle bulge region in need of further characterization.

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Published in Br J Dermatol on August 21, 2007


S Tiede1, J E Kloepper, D A Whiting, R Paus

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1: Department of Dermatology, University Hospital Schleswig-Holstein, University of Lübeck, 23538 Lübeck, Germany.

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