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Hair Follicle

"Hair Follicle" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A tube-like invagination of the EPIDERMIS from which the hair shaft develops and into which SEBACEOUS GLANDS open. The hair follicle is lined by a cellular inner and outer root sheath of epidermal origin and is invested with a fibrous sheath derived from the dermis. (Stedman, 26th ed) Follicles of very long hairs extend into the subcutaneous layer of tissue under the SKIN.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Hair Follicle" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Hair Follicle" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 137 publications over 23 distinct years, with a maximum of 14 publications in 2014
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