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There are no clinically proven therapies for the autoimmune hair loss disease alopecia areata, but genetic discoveries may point the way to new treatment targets

Janus kinase (JAK) inhibitors ruxolitinib and tofacitnib interfere with intracellular signalling pathways involved in alopecia areata and are being investigated as possible treatments

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