- SKPs derive from hair follicle precursors and exhibit properties of adult dermal stem cellsJeffrey Biernaskie
Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, ON, Canada
Cell Stem Cell 5:610-23. 2009..Thus, SKPs derive from Sox2(+) follicle-associated dermal precursors and display functional properties predicted of a dermal stem cell, contributing to dermal maintenance, wound-healing, and hair follicle morphogenesis...
- Human hair follicles: "bulging" with neural crest-like stem cellsJeff Biernaskie
Department of Comparative Biology and Experimental Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
J Invest Dermatol 130:1202-4. 2010..In this issue, Yu et al. show that NCSC-like cells also reside within the bulge region of adult human hair follicles...