Melanosis

Known as: melanose, Melanoses, Melanism 
Disorders of increased melanin pigmentation that develop without preceding inflammatory disease.

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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Morphological diversity within closely related species is an essential aspect of evolution and adaptation. Mutations in the… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
The evolution of cis regulatory elements (enhancers) of developmentally regulated genes plays a large role in the evolution of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
P selection occurs when individuals with different characteristics (i.e., different phenotypes) differ in their survival… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
A key question in evolutionary genetics is whether shared genetic mechanisms underlie the independent evolution of similar… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Identifying the genes underlying adaptation is a major challenge in evolutionary biology. Here, we describe the molecular changes… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Coloration is one of the most variable characters among animals and is a rich source of models of phenotypic evolution. The great… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Melanistic coat coloration occurs as a common polymorphism in 11 of 37 felid species and reaches high population frequency in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Identifying the genes responsible for adaptation has been an elusive goal in evolutionary biology. Rock pocket mice (Chaetodipus… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Evolution depends on natural selection acting on phenotypic variation, but the genes responsible for phenotypic… (More)
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Highly Cited
1955
Highly Cited
1955
IN view of the extremely rapid spread of melanic forms of at least fifty species of Lepidoptera in the industrial areas of… (More)
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