eumelanin

 
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
CONSPECTUS: Polydopamine (PDA), a black insoluble biopolymer produced by autoxidation of the catecholamine neurotransmitter… (More)
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2006
2006
Melanin is a ubiquitous pigment in living organisms with multiple important functions, yet its structure is not well understood… (More)
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2005
2005
Pheomelanin is widely thought to be causally related to susceptibility to the harmful effects of ultraviolet radiation… (More)
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2004
2004
We report absolute values for the radiative relaxation quantum yield of synthetic eumelanin as a function of excitation energy… (More)
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Review
2002
Review
2002
The phenolic biopolymer eumelanin is an important skin pigment found throughout the animal kingdom. The enzyme, tyrosinase… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
DOMINANT alleles at the agouti locus (A) cause an obesity syndrome in the mouse, as a consequence of ectopic expression of the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Melanin pigmentation protects the skin from the damaging effects of ultraviolet radiation (UVR). There are two types of melanin… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
THE genetic loci agouti and extension control the relative amounts of eumelanin (brown–black) and phaeomelanin (yellow–red… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
There are two types of melanin in mammals, the brownish black eumelanin and the reddish yellow pheomelanin. Eumelanin and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
A method for the quantitative analysis of eumelanin and pheomelanin in tissues, e.g., hair and melanoma, is described. The method… (More)
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