Recent Publications

  1. Alajlan A, Shapiro J, Rivers JK, MacDonald N, Wiggin J, Lui H. Paradoxical hypertrichosis after laser epilation. J Am Acad Dermatol 2005;53(1):85-8.
  2. Ross EK, Shapiro J. Management of hair loss. Dermatol Clin 2005;23(2):227-43.
  3. Ross EK, Tan E, Shapiro J. Update on primary cicatricial alopecias. J Am Acad Dermatol 2005;53(1):1-37; quiz 38-40.
  4. Olsen EA, Messenger AG, Shapiro J, Bergfeld WF, Hordinsky MK, Roberts JL, et al. Evaluation and treatment of male and female pattern hair loss. J Am Acad Dermatol 2005;52(2):301-11.
  5. McElwee KJ, Yu M, Park SW, Ross EK, Finner A, Shapiro J. What can we learn from animal models of Alopecia areata? Dermatology. 2005;211(1):47-53.
  6. McElwee KJ, Freyschmidt-Paul P, Hoffmann R, Kissling S, Hummel S, Vitacolonna M, Zoller M. Transfer of CD8(+) cells induces localized hair loss whereas CD4(+)/CD25(-) cells promote systemic alopecia areata and CD4(+)/CD25(+) cells blockade disease onset in the C3H/HeJ mouse model. J Invest Dermatol. 2005 May;124(5):947-57.
  7. Hamzavi I, Jain H, McLean D, Shapiro J, Zeng H, Lui H. Parametric modeling of narrowband UV-B phototherapy for vitiligo using a novel quantitative tool: the Vitiligo Area Scoring Index. Arch Dermatol 2004;140(6):677-83.
  8. Olsen EA, Hordinsky MK, Price VH, Roberts JL, Shapiro J, Canfield D, et al. Alopecia areata investigational assessment guidelines--Part II. J Am Acad Dermatol 2004;51(3):440-7.
  9. Tan E, Martinka M, Ball N, Shapiro J. Primary cicatricial alopecias – a clinico-pathologic review of 112 cases. J Am Acad Dermatol 2004;50:25-32.
  10. Tan L, Cao L, Sundberg JP, Lui H, Shapiro J. Restoration of hair growth in mice with an alopecia areata-like disease using topical anthralin. Exp Dermatol 2004;13(1):5-10.
  11. Zoller M, McElwee KJ, Vitacolonna M, Hoffmann R. Apoptosis resistance in peripheral blood lymphocytes of alopecia areata patients. J Autoimmun. 2004 Nov;23(3):241-56.
  12. Verma DD, Verma S, McElwee KJ, Freyschmidt-Paul P, Hoffman R, Fahr A. Treatment of alopecia areata in the DEBR model using Cyclosporin A lipid vesicles. Eur J Dermatol. 2004 Sep-Oct;14(5):332-8.
  13. Zoller M, McElwee KJ, Vitacolonna M, Hoffmann R. The progressive state, in contrast to the stable or regressive state of alopecia areata, is reflected in peripheral blood mononuclear cells. xp Dermatol. 2004 Jul;13(7):435-44.
  14. McElwee KJ, Huth A, Kissling S, Hoffmann R. Macrophage-stimulating protein promotes hair growth ex vivo and induces anagen from telogen stage hair follicles in vivo. J Invest Dermatol. 2004 Jul;123(1):34-40.
  15. Zoller M, Freyschmidt-Paul P, Vitacolonna M, McElwee KJ, Hummel S, Hoffmann R. Chronic delayed-type hypersensitivity reaction as a means to treat alopecia areata. Clin Exp Immunol. 2004 Mar;135(3):398-408.

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