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Phaeomelanins

Melanins of the animal kingdom.
National Institutes of Health

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Review
2019
Review
2019
  • K. Delhey
  • Biological reviews of the Cambridge Philosophical…
  • 2019
  • Corpus ID: 84185118
Gloger's rule is an ecogeographical rule that links animal colouration with climatic variation. This rule is named after C.W.L… Expand
2007
2007
Carotenoids produce the brilliant red, orange, and yellow colors of many animals. However, melanin pigments can also confer some… Expand
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2007
2007
Although many animals use carotenoids to produce bright yellow, orange, and red colors, an increasing number of studies have… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Summary 1Melanin coloration is the most common type of colour in animals. Many species use melanin-based black, brown, grey or… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Animals use several different types of pigments to acquire their colorful ornaments. Knowing the types of pigments that generate… Expand
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Review
2003
Review
2003
Skin colour typology depends on the amount and location of its chromophores. Among them, eumelanins derived from 5,6… Expand
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
There are two chemically distinct types of melanin: the red-yellow phaeomelanins and the brown-black eumelanins. While both… Expand
Review
1988
Review
1988
The human skin is submitted to solar, essentially ultraviolet radiation (UVR), aggressions, and develops, for sufficient doses… Expand
Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
The effect of cysteine and glutathione on mammalian melanogenesis has been studied. It has been shown that their action is… Expand
Review
1973
Review
1973
Differences in color of the skin and hair of animals have been the subject of much research. Such differences have been ascribed… Expand
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