Meunier, "The significance of Nrf2 pathway in (photo)-oxidative stress response in melanocytes and keratinocytes of the human epidermis," Pigment Cell
& Melanoma Research, vol.
It penetrates the layer of pigment cells
and is composed of more than 40 axons (Figs.
NO may directly affect cytoskeletal proteins in amphibian pigment cells
(Clancy et at.
Behavior of pigment cells
in gastrula-stage embryos of Hemicentrotus pulcherrimus and Scaphecherinus mirabilis.
UEA scientists Dr Grant Wheeler and Dr Matt Tomlinson conducted a rigorous screen of thousands of compounds, looking for those that affect the development of pigment cells
These experiments show that a histamine-specific transporter similar to that found in the adult is expressed in all of the eyes of barnacle larvae, In the ocelli, where photoreceptors and pigment cells
may be distinguished in the light microscope, label was unexpectedly concentrated far more over the pigment cells
than over the photoreceptors.
Additionally, the pigment cells
aggregated and were fewer in number (Table 1; Fig.
However, both the protective protein and pigment cells
are prone to damage from chemical toxins or ultraviolet sunlight in the pigment cells
They are ovoid to conical and consist of a single photocyte and two types of pigment cell
They consist of no more than two cells: a photoreceptor cell and a pigment cell
This cell type is referred to here as a putative pigment cell
, because it matches the morphology and distribution of the pigment cells
described by Smith (1937) and Yoshida (1966).
In addition to the major epidermal and dermal cell types they also found specialized cell types, such as pigment cells
, touch sensing cells, fat cells, sebaceous gland cells, and hair follicle stem cells in organoids.