Tuesday, November 8, 2022 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
Broad CIRM Center (BCC), BCC- 101
1425 San Pablo Street, Los Angeles, CA 90033
In-person or Register via Zoom at https://usc.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJAqdOmvrDwiHdZyplxWIV0xNNCRq_5LNYNp
Changes in external environment such as temperature elicit a whole-body response affecting multiple systems. However, it is unclear how global systemic changes converge to regulate stem cells activity. We show that in the skin, which forms a barrier with the outside world, a direct interaction between sympathetic nerves and hair follicle stem cells allow a coupling between tissue growth and environmental changes.