I've read that the eye color at birth for most humans and for cats may not always be the the true genetic color at first. This is due to the lack of melanin in the iris. This makes sense as there is ...
I'm aware that melanocytes produce melanin, giving color to the skin, but why are these cells recruited or overactive when healing skin abrasions, lesions and sores when T-cells and inflammatory ...
How long do melanocytes and melanosomes continue to protect DNA after UV exposure? Basically, if skin is tanned, then over the next month it is shed, will melanocytes continue to produce high levels ...
I was looking at some of my hairs the other day and noticed that they seemed to be thicker at the tip than at the root. I googled that and found it to be a sign of balding which is odd because ...
I'm physicist and I want to study the thermal properties of melanocytes (inspired by the "Hydrodynamics of soft active matter"), in special their parallel and perpendicular cellular thermal ...