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