HAIR REGROWTH

HOW REGULATORY T CELLS CAN HELP IMPROVE HAIR REGROWTH

Published By Misha Oberoi | 24 Jun, 2024

What are regulatory T cells?

Regulatory T cells, a type of white blood cell, fight inflammatory and autoimmune diseases like arthritis and spondylitis.
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Here's what a new study by University of Cambridge scientists revealed:
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They travel across the body  

Scientists studying mice found that regulatory T cells travel as a unified population throughout the body, seeking out and repairing damaged tissues.
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How does this new information help?

Current anti-inflammatory drugs affect the whole body, but new research aims to create drugs that target specific areas more effectively.
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Hair Regrowth

These cells can also fuel hair regrowth by interacting with hair tissue stem cells and facilitating tissue regeneration. 
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Organ Transplant Treatment

Organ transplant recipients use immunosuppressants to prevent organ rejection. New research can help develop drugs that target the immune response to the organ specifically, rather than suppressing the entire immune system.
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