Latest Melanin Stories
How does structure affect the shimmering iridescence of birds' feathers? Scientists took this data to create thin films of material that comes in a wide range of different hues.
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Dr. James West, Vanderbilt University associate professor of medicine and chief science officer of Climate Adaptive Genetics, has developed a new hybrid of Angus cattle that he believes could meet the rising demand for beef production. Plugging in genes from Silver Galloway and Senepol cattles into Angus semen, West will create the first-ever white Angus, a breed that will not only be heat tolerant, but allow farmers to double their current production of beef.
Process will enhance production of melanin for a wide range of business applications as well as reduce environmental impacts of food waste TONAWANDA, N.Y., Jan.
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.
The popular idea that Northern Europeans developed light skin to absorb more UV light so they could make more vitamin D – vital for healthy bones and immune function – is questioned by UC San Francisco researchers.
Exclusive Three-Year Agreement Deepens Scientific Research Into Innovative Treatment of Skin Pigmentation ADA, Mich., May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Amway has extended its exclusive
Researchers at Oregon State University have identified a specific biochemical process that can cause normal and healthy skin cells to transform into cancerous melanoma cells, which should help predict melanoma vulnerability and could also lead to future therapies.
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