Other hypotheses

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Abstract

Core Messages: An accelerated senescence process may involve follicular melanocytes. Increased propensity of melanocytes to detach from the basal membrane may indicate another possible intrinsic cellular defect. According to the oxidative point of view, an alteration of the membrane lipid synthesis can deliver highly toxic intermediates and determine aberrant intracellular signalling.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationVitiligo
PublisherSpringer Berlin Heidelberg
Pages291-293
Number of pages3
ISBN (Print)9783540693604
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2010

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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    Picardo, M. (2010). Other hypotheses. In Vitiligo (pp. 291-293). Springer Berlin Heidelberg. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-69361-1_31