New hair loss treatment could cure balding

New gene for rare genetic hair loss discovered

A team of researchers from the University Hospital of Bonn found that changes in the lanosterol synthase (LSS) gene lead to impairment of an important enzyme that has a crucial function in cholesterol metabolism. Nov 7, 2018
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NASA has detected a smiley face in new galaxy

"The lower, arc-shaped galaxy has the characteristic shape of a galaxy that has been gravitationally lensed -- its light has passed near a massive object en route to us, causing it to become distorted and stretched out of shape," said NASA. Nov 5, 2018