Decreased expression of KGF/FGF7 and its receptor in pathological hypopigmentation

@inproceedings{Purpura2014DecreasedEO,
  title={Decreased expression of KGF/FGF7 and its receptor in pathological
hypopigmentation},
  author={Valeria Purpura and Flavia Persechino and Francesca Belleudi and Cristina Scrofani and Salvatore Raffa and Severino Persechino and Maria Rosaria Torrisi},
  booktitle={Journal of cellular and molecular medicine},
  year={2014}
}
The molecular mechanisms and cellular pathways involved in cutaneous pigmentation, as well as the crucial role played by the epidermal keratinocytes in the process, are just starting to be elucidated. In fact, a number of recent studies from different authors including our group have pointed out that the uptake by keratinocytes of the melanosomes released… CONTINUE READING