Novel Clinical Trial Begins to Help Black and Latina Women Concerned About Chemotherapy-Induced Hair Loss


Montefiore Einstein Cancer Center Investigators to Test New Method to Reduce Hair Loss Among Women of Color and Identify Biomarkers for Alopecia

BRONX, N.Y., Oct. 6, 2022 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — For many women of color, hair styles such as braids and Afros can represent an important link to their history, culture, and identity. Yet, there are no proven therapies to prevent hair loss for women with tightly curled or kinky hair undergoing cancer chemotherapy.