Pigmentation

Known as: Pigmentations, pigment deposition, PIGMENT 
The accumulation of pigment in an organism, tissue or cell, either by increased deposition or by increased number of cells. [GOC:jl]
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1935-2018
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
We present results from a genome-wide association study for variants associated with human pigmentation characteristics among 5… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Dramatic pigmentation changes have evolved within most vertebrate groups, including fish and humans. Here we use genetic crosses… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Little is known about the genetic basis of ecologically important morphological variation such as the diverse color patterns of… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Epidermal thickness and its relationship to age, gender, skin type, pigmentation, blood content, smoking habits and body site is… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Risk of cutaneous malignant melanoma (CMM) is increased in sun-exposed whites, particularly those with a pale complexion. This… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Plants produce a wide array of natural products, many of which are likely to be useful bioactive structures. Unfortunately, these… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Sequential cleavage of the precursor protein pre–pro–opiomelanocortin (POMC) generates the melanocortin peptides… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Neural crest development involves cell-fate specification, proliferation, patterned cell migration, survival and differentiation… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
Systematic genome-wide mutagenesis screens for embryonic phenotypes have been instrumental in the understanding of invertebrate… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The maize P gene, which specifies red pigmentation of the kernel pericarp, cob, and other floral organs, has been an important… (More)
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