Study of AhR expression in scarring alopecia

Published: 6 October 2019| Version 1 | DOI: 10.17632/kh58fdthc2.1
Isabella Doche,
Carla Pagliari,
Maria Hordinsky,
George Wilcox,
Javed Shaik,
Maria Cecília Rivitti-Machado,
Ricardo Romiti,
Neusa Valente ,
Maíra Garcia,
Mirian Sotto


The evidence for AhR overexpression in unaffected or "normal-appearing" scalp of lichen planopilaris and frontal fibrosing alopecia suggests an environmental role for dioxins in the pathomechanism of these scarring disorders and therefore, news models for treatment strategies.