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5-hydroxy-6-methoxy-2-indolylcarboxylic acid

Known as: 5-hydroxy-6-methoxy-2-indolecarboxylic acid, HMICA, 5-hydroxy-6-methoxyindole-2-carboxylic acid 
National Institutes of Health

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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Different wavelengths of ultraviolet (UV) radiation elicit different responses in the skin. UVA induces immediate tanning and… 
2005
2005
Melanins are classified into eumelanin, whose colour is black-brown to black, and pheomelanin, whose colour is yellow to red… 
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1991
1991
Two isomeric urinary melanogens, 5-hydroxy-6-methoxyindole-2-carboxylic acid and 5-methoxy-6-hydroxyindole-2-carboxylic acid… 
1990
1990
HPLC analysis of urine sample from a patient with wide-spread melanoma revealed the presence of unknown indolic compounds at… 
1990
1990
The contents of eumelanin and pheomelanin in the scalp hairs of 4 Japanese patients with total albinism (3 tyrosinase-positive… 
1988
1988
5-S-Cysteinyldopa (5-S-CD), a pheomelanin precursor, has been used as a biochemical marker of melanoma metastasis. Recently, 5… 
1987
1987
Three different groups of chemical intermediates are known to be formed during the synthesis of melanin in melanocytes: phenolic… 
1987
1987
We have recently demonstrated that cysteinyldopas, pheomelanogenic precursors and excreted eumelanogenic metabolites, are…