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No, McDonald’s French Fries Will Not Cure Baldness 

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No, McDonald’s French Fries Will Not Cure Baldness 

A technical paper about growing hair follicles in a laboratory was reported this week as a discovery of a baldness cure in the fryers at McDonald’s. “Japanese scientists say eating McDonald’s fries could cure baldness,” one Australian station reports. No. No they do not. The study, a page-turner entitled Spontaneous hair follicle germ (HFG) formation in vitro, enabling the large-scale production of HFGs for regenerative medicine, was published online in the journal Biomaterials in November 2017. It says nothing about McDonald’s or frying oil. It’s a report on how scientists designed a container that could grow thousands of hair follicles...

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