One of those discoveries was a new melanocyte that appears to be the cell of origin for a specific subtype of melanoma called acral melanoma. Very few treatment options exist for this type of melanoma ...
Bazaar asks a dermatologist, trichologist and hairstylist some of the most commonly asked questions when it comes to gracefully going grey…. Can You Slow Down Grey Hair? 3 Experts Share Their Advice ...
Some of the factors behind ageing (essentially, gradual damage to the cells) are the familiar culprits — smoking, drinking ...
Mutant alleles at the dilute unconventional myosin heavy chain locus cause diluted coat color, opisthotonic seizures, and death. The dilute coat color phenotype is caused by irregular clumping of ...
They introduced the BRAF gene in such a way that it would be turned on at three different stages of melanocyte development in different fish: at the neural crest stage (NC), the melanoblast stage (MB) ...
Elaborate sympathetic innervation (magenta) around melanocyte stem cells (yellow). Acute stress induces hyperactivation of the sympathetic nervous system to release large amount of the ...
In this blog, we delve into the genetics of obesity as well as the impact society and the environment will have in combatting ...
If you have ever wondered how accurate reconstructions of dinosaurs are, then you might be in for a pleasant surprise.
Factors induced during stress in the brain and/or skin, such as corticotropin-releasing hormone, neuropeptides, neurotrophins and α-melanocyte-stimulating hormone, can activate mast cells to ...
Thanks to its shape, the capsule fits perfectly in the melanocyte and, once fastened, it releases 100% of the active principle in order to reduce the appearance of dark spots in a faster and more ...