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an·a·gen

 (ăn′ə-jən)
n.
The growth phase in the hair growth cycle during which a newly formed hair continues to grow. It is generally the longest phase and is followed by catagen.
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Anagen phase is where 90 percent of hair strands are at, as every month, about 1 whole cm of hair grows.
Hair increasingly shifts from the growing phase (anagen) to the shedding phase (telogen).
Sometimes, a physician may pull a hair to examine the appearance of the hair shaft as well as the percentage of growing hairs (anagen phase).
The HF cycle can typically be divided into three phases: anagen, catagen, and telogen [1].
To determine the epilation force (EF) required to pluck the anagen hair and telogen hair from four regions (Frontal, vertex, occipital and parietal) of the scalp.
Growth factors in PRP can target the dermal papillae, shortening the anagen phase.
In AGA, anagen hair becomes shorter but hair shaft differentiation is not impaired and therefore, yellow dots in AGA may consist mainly of sebum.18 Inui et al.16 observed yellow dots in 26% of AGA and 10% of FAGA patients.
The other, derived from a microalgae from Tahiti, is said to increase the anagen phase or growth stage of hair, making it stronger, denser and resistant to breakage according to the company.
The effects of two doses of spironolactone on serum androgens and anagen hair in hirsute women.
Between 85% and 90% of hair is in the anagen growth phase when hair grows around half a centimetre a month.
Signals from DPCs activate stem cells in the "bulge" and germinal matrix cells in the late telogen/ early anagen phase [11, 15] by activating the Wnt/[beta]-catenin pathway [11,16].
Hair follicles undergo a cycle of growing (anagen), regressing (catagen), and resting (telogen) phases [1, 2].