melanosome membrane

The lipid bilayer surrounding a melanosome. [GOC:mah]
National Institutes of Health

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2014
2014
The transfer of melanin from melanocytes to keratinocytes is a crucial process underlying maintenance of skin pigmentation and… (More)
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2012
2012
In mammals, pigments are made by melanocytes within a specialized organelle, the melanosome. Mature, pigment-laden melanosomes… (More)
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2009
2009
BACKGROUND Malignant melanomas are intrinsically resistant to many conventional treatments, such as radiation and chemotherapy… (More)
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2006
2006
Rab27a and melanophilin (Mlph) are required in vivo to form a melanosome receptor for myosin Va in which Rab27a anchored in the… (More)
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2004
2004
Protein kinase C (PKC), a family of at least eleven isoforms, mediates numerous cell functions. In human melanocytes, alpha, beta… (More)
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2002
2002
Complement and Fc receptor (FcR)-positive cells mediate effector functions of antibodies. Antibody-dependent immunity against the… (More)
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1999
1999
Melanosomal membrane proteins are frequently recognized by the immune system of patients with melanoma and vitiligo. Melanosomal… (More)
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1997
1997
The melanosome is an organelle specialized for melanin synthesis that is derived from the endocytic pathway. Several melanosome… (More)
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1993
1993
Cell interactions with the extracellular matrix play a critical role in regulating complex processes such as terminal… (More)
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1981
1981
The ultrastructure of melanosomes in mammalian epidermis has been studied using the freeze-fracture technique. The internal… (More)
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