Latest Eye color Stories
Affecting 1 in 40,000 individuals, type 2 oculocutaneous albinism is a pigmentation condition in which an individual has unusually light skin, eye color and hair – along with increased risk for UV-related skin and eye cancers. Now there may be an answer.
Ever wonder what makes you feel that instinctive sense of trust – or mistrust – when you meet someone new?
The next time you leave your DNA behind be forewarned that you are now not only leaving your biological fingerprint behind for prying eyes, but also leaving evidence of what color your hair and eyes are.
Eye color may be an indicator of whether a person is high-risk for certain serious skin conditions.
A California scientist claims he has developed a simple procedure that can turn brown eyes into blue eyes, but once the procedure is done it is irreversible.
Beauty is said to be in the eye of the beholder, but a new study reveals that the reverse is also true.
Three new genetic loci have been identified with involvement in subtle and quantitative variation of human eye color.
People preferentially marry those with similar ancestry, but their decisions are not necessarily based on hair, eye or skin color.
More and more information is being gathered about how human genes influence medically relevant traits, such as the propensity to develop a certain disease.
By Hu, Dan-Ning Simon, John D; Sarna, Tadeusz ABSTRACT The mammalian eye consists of several layers of pigmented tissues that contain melanin. The eye is a unique organ for pigment cell research because one can isolate and compare melanosomes from different tissues and embryonic origins.
- totally perplexed and mixed up.