melanin metabolic process

Known as: melanin metabolism 
The chemical reactions and pathways involving melanins, pigments largely of animal origin. High molecular weight polymers of indole quinone, they are… (More)
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2017
2017
Phenol oxidases (POs) catalyze the oxidation of dopa and dopamine to melanin, which is crucial for cuticle formation and innate… (More)
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2015
2015
The pigmentation pattern of Lepidoptera varies greatly in different development stages. To date, the effects of key genes in the… (More)
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2010
2010
Coloration is one of the most variable characters in animals and provides rich material for studying the developmental genetic… (More)
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1994
1994
Catechol-O-methyltransferase (COMT) is involved in the metabolism of neurotransmitters such as epinephrine, norepinephrine and… (More)
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1994
1994
O-Methylation of L-dopa was investigated as a possible regulatory mechanism in melanin metabolism. The methylation product of L… (More)
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1990
1990
A new sensitive method for the determination of catechol O-methyltransferase activity has been developed. The method is based on… (More)
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1982
1982
In an attempt to determine the factors involved in ocular pigment variation, the eyes of pallid mice (c57BL/6J-Pa/Pa), and those… (More)
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1982
1982
The hair follicles and the eyes of pallid mice (C57/6J-Pa/Pa) and those of black mice (C57/6J-+/Pa) were examined… (More)
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1976
1976
Adrenal function was studied in patients with chronic myeloid leukaemia treated in the past or presently with Busulphan… (More)
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1973
Review
1973
 
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