pigment granule

A small, subcellular membrane-bounded vesicle containing pigment and/or pigment precursor molecules. Pigment granule biogenesis is poorly understood… (More)
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2004
2004
To elucidate the biogenetic pathways for the generation of lysosome-related organelles, we have chosen to study the Drosophila… (More)
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2000
2000
The AP-3 adaptor protein complex has been implicated in the biogenesis of lysosome-related organelles, such as pigment granules… (More)
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2000
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2000
The dilute (d), leaden (ln), and ashen (ash) mutations provide a unique model system for studying vesicle transport in mammals… (More)
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2000
2000
Lysosomal protein trafficking is a fundamental process conserved from yeast to humans. This conservation extends to lysosome-like… (More)
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1998
1998
An ectopic neural retina is formed at the outer layer of the retina in the silver homozygote (B/B) of the Japanese quail. In situ… (More)
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1997
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1997
Although many types of membrane-bound organelles rely upon microtubule-based transport for their proper placement within the… (More)
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1997
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1997
Drosophila eye pigmentation defects have thus far been attributed to mutations in genes encoding enzymes required for… (More)
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1997
1997
Melanophores are specialized cells that transport pigment granules to and from the cell center, giving animals the ability to… (More)
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1994
1994
PURPOSE To investigate the mechanism(s) by which intracellular cAMP levels are elevated to induce pigment granule aggregation in… (More)
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1984
1984
We report the use of quick-freezing, as an alternative to conventional chemical fixation, to arrest the movement of pigment… (More)
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