Skin Itch Mechanisms Differ on Hairless Versus Hairy Skin

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Until recently, neuroscientists considered the mechanisms of skin itch the same. But Liang Han, an assistant professor in the School of Biological Sciences, who is also a researcher in the Parker H. Petit Institute for Bioengineering and Bioscience, and her research team uncovered differences in itch in non-hairy versus hairy areas of the skin, opening new areas for research. The Han team research was also covered in Newswise

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College of Sciences, School of Biological Sciences

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Life Sciences and Biology
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College of Sciences, School of Biological Sciences, Liang Han, skin itch, itch mechanisms, glabrous skin
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  • Created By: Renay San Miguel
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: May 27, 2021 - 3:24pm
  • Last Updated: May 27, 2021 - 3:24pm