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Hair loss, also known as alopecia or baldness, refers to a loss of hair from the head or body. .... It was previously believed that baldness was inherited from the maternal grandfather. While there ...

Going Bald Isn't Your Mother's Fault; Maternal Genetics Are Not To ...

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May 18, 2015 ... Male pattern baldness, the most common form of hair loss, is believed to be caused by an interplay of genetic, hormonal, and environmental ...

What Causes Hair Loss? 9 Myths About Baldness | Mens Health ...

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Feb 22, 2011 ... The bald truth about hair loss may surprise you. ... While the primary baldness gene is on the X chromosome, which men get only from their ...

Is Baldness Hereditary? | Twins Hair Loss

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Hair loss suffered by men that has a tendency to run in families is called male pattern baldness (MPB). This hereditary hair loss condition usually starts when a  ...

androgenetic alopecia - Genetics Home Reference

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Genetics Home Reference, Your Guide to Understanding Genetic Conditions · Genetics ... The pattern of hair loss in women differs from male-pattern baldness.

Hereditary-Patterned Baldness Guide: Causes, Symptoms and ...

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Hereditary-Patterned Baldness - an easy to understand guide covering causes, diagnosis, symptoms, treatment and prevention plus additional in depth medical  ...

Scientists uncover new gene link to male pattern baldness | Science ...

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Oct 13, 2008 ... Scientists have discovered a genetic link to baldness that helps explain why some men may inherit their shiny pates from their fathers. Tests on ...

Tendency To Hair Loss Inherited From The Mother -- ScienceDaily

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May 20, 2005 ... It has long been suspected that hereditary factors are important in causing hair loss. However, up to now it was unclear which genes are ...

Male Pattern Baldness: Causes, Identification & Prevention

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Oct 6, 2015 ... Inherited male pattern baldness usually has no medical ill effects. However, sometimes baldness has more serious causes, such as certain ...

Hair Apparent? New Science on the Genetics of Balding - WSJ

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Oct 14, 2008 ... Conventional wisdom holds that men inherit their mother's father's hair, but studies found a hair-loss gene that can come from either parent.

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Blame Male Pattern Baldness on Mom? - WebMD

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May 27, 2005 ... Nöthen and colleagues say they've found a gene variation that may explain some cases of male pattern baldness (androgenetic alopecia), the ...

The Genetics of Balding | Understanding Genetics

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Oct 17, 2008 ... Baldness happens because of the genes people inherit from both their mom and dad. Some studies show that 80% of balding is genetic.

What Really Causes Baldness (Hint: It's Not Your Grandpa) - Gizmodo

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Mar 14, 2013 ... The most influential hair loss gene is carried on the X chromosome, which a male would only get from his mother, and which could have been ...