Sebum

Known as: Portion of sebum, Sebums 
The oily substance secreted by SEBACEOUS GLANDS. It is composed of KERATIN, fat, and cellular debris.
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2009
2009
To understand drug delivery to the sebum filled hair and sebaceous follicles, it is essential to use an artificial sebum as a… (More)
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2006
2006
Sebum production is key in the pathophysiology of acne, an extremely common condition, which when severe, may require treatment… (More)
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2005
2005
BACKGROUND It is generally accepted that the severity of acne is correlated with facial sebum secretion. However, previous… (More)
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2003
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2003
The percent lipid composition of pooled human sebum analyzed by thin-layer chromatography was: ceramides (13%), fatty acid (47… (More)
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2002
2002
Skin surface lipids (SSL), a very complex mixture of sebum mixed to small amounts of epidermal lipids, mantle the human epidermis… (More)
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2000
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2000
Topical aminolevulinic acid is converted into a potent photosensitizer, protoporphyrin, in human hair follicles and sebaceous… (More)
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1993
1993
To evaluate the androgen control of sebum, subjects with complete androgen insensitivity and male pseudohermaphrodites with… (More)
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1990
1990
It is currently agreed that ambient temperature influences the sebum excretion rate. By using the Sebutape technique we have… (More)
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1988
1988
Sebum excretion and acne grades were measured in 20 pairs each of identical and non-identical like-sex twins. The identical twins… (More)
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1984
1984
In a consecutive series of thirty-six male and female patients referred with severe acne, the effect of 3 months' treatment with… (More)
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