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Japanese scientists regrow hair at record rate

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By Arun Sankar

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cant wait to get back to dreadlocks, only 10 year wait

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Now to go some cm deeper,...

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Hopefully, this will result in the demise of ‘the come-over’!

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New treatment using the technique may be available in 10 years, the professor said.

I think I will already be bald at this point.

Thanks science, you're too late again !!!

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Did you mean come-over or comb-over, Disillusioned? Lol

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There are a very few  "come over " offers for guys sporting a comb -over :-)

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Ten years too late to save Trump's pate! So he'll just have to let his comb-over keep blowin' in the wind.

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but consuming the substance alone offers no fringe benefits.

Ha I see what you did there

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TBH the least of my problems would be going bald. I'd trade that for some of my other "issues" in a heartbeat.

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I've been shaving my head for so long I don't want hair anymore.

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"no fringe benefits. Hahahaha No FRINGE benefits, i like that!

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OMG! OMG! OMG!

This is the absolute greatest achievement in medical science since the polio vaccine.

Prof Fukuda would win a Nobel prize, if I had anything to say about it.

You people with full heads of hair just can't understand.

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Even though I'm old my hair is still growing like Japanese knot weed but my son is bald, sometimes jumps a generation.

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You can bet, that once this becomes available to the public, the price will be hair raising...

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New treatment using the technique may be available in 10 years, the professor said.

Interesting. I hope by then they can get the price down to reasonable level without having to take out a loan.

Up until my mid-40s I had a full head of hair and was clean-shaven. Now in my mid-50s, upper part of my head is bald (supplemented by shaving), but have since grown beard and mustache.....just to prove I can still grow hair on my head. Of course the beard is grey, but that's another story. Perhaps Prof Fukuda can develop a process to grow back hair follicles at original youthful colour? LOL

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Just need to figure out how to fasten the petri dish to my head...

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