Research

At The Farjo Hair Institute, we are committed to researching and developing the latest technologies relating to hair loss treatments and transplant surgery.

Since we started in 1992, we’ve been at the forefront of groundbreaking research both here in the UK and around the world.

Here are some of the research projects we have been – and are, in some cases, still – involved with below.

Category: Basic Science


A Meeting of Two Chronobiological Systems: Circadian Proteins Period1 and BMAL1 Modulate the Human Hair Cycle Clock

Yusur Al-Nuaimi, Jonathan A. Hardman, Tamas Bıro, Iain S. Haslam, Michael P. Philpott, Balazs I. Toth, Nilofer Farjo, Bessam Farjo, Gerold Baier, Rachel E.B. Watson,...

Posted in Basic Science on 14th January 2014

The prostamide-related glaucoma therapy, bimatoprost, offers a novel approach for treating scalp alopecias

Karzan G. Khidhir,* David F. Woodward,† Nilofer P. Farjo,‡ Bessam K. Farjo,‡, Elaine S. Tang,† Jenny W. Wang,† Steven M. Picksley,* and Valerie ...

Posted in Basic Science on 2nd January 2014

Thymic peptides differentially modulate human hair follicle growth

J Invest Dermatol. 2012 May;132(5):1516-9. doi: 10.1038/jid.2012.2. Epub 2012 Mar 8.

Meier N, Langan D, Hilbig H, Bodó E, Farjo NP, Farjo B, Armbruster FP, Paus R.

Posted in Basic Science on 2nd April 2013