News tagged with melanin

All-over tan is a myth, study finds

A consistent all-over tan may be impossible to achieve because some body areas are much more resistant to tanning than others, a study has found.

dateAug 03, 2010 in Health
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New findings on the formation of body pigment

(PhysOrg.com) -- The skin's pigment cells can be formed from completely different cells than has hitherto been thought, a new study from the Swedish medical university Karolinska Institutet shows. The results, which are published ...

dateOct 16, 2009 in Cell & Microbiology
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