International Journal of Trichology

EHRS 2009
: 2009  |  Volume : 1  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 43-

Tricho-philosophical morning dew


Correspondence Address:

How to cite this article:
. Tricho-philosophical morning dew.Int J Trichol 2009;1:43-43

How to cite this URL:
. Tricho-philosophical morning dew. Int J Trichol [serial online] 2009 [cited 2022 Jan 17 ];1:43-43
Available from:

Full Text

Lucy's Pelt

Alfredo Rebora, University of Genova, Italy

Man is alone among the 193 species of primates to look glabrous. In this presentation, I will discuss the various hypotheses that have been proposed to explain not why we became relatively hairless (a non-sense in biological terms), advancing a new hypothesis on the main problem: when such mutation occurred and how it was implausibly favored permitting humans not only to survive, but even to crowd out all other mammals.