In This Issue…
Giuseppe Prota (1938–2003)
The Pteridine Pathway in Zebrafish
Serial Analysis of Gene Expression (SAGE)
The Inhibitory Effect of Androgen and Sex-Hormone-Binding Globulin on the Intracellular cAMP Level and Tyrosinase Activity of Normal Human Melanocytes
Screening of Human Primary Melanocytes of Defined Melanocortin-1 Receptor Genotype
Epidemiology of Vitiligo and Associated Autoimmune Diseases in Caucasian Probands and Their Families
Regulation of Melanosome Movement by MAP Kinase
Foreword
Preface
Introduction
Photos from the IPCC, The Netherlands
IFPCS Awards and Recognition (Presented at the IPCC Banquet)
The following organisations are gratefully acknowledged for their support to the XVIIIth International Pigment Cell Conference
A Chemist's View of Melanogenesis
The Melanosome
DNA Microarrays and Likelihood Ratio Bioinformatic Methods
Melanocyte-Specific Immune Response in Melanoma and Vitiligo
Microphthalmia-Associated Transcription Factor in the Wnt Signaling Pathway
The Role of Melanocortin-1 Receptor Polymorphism in Skin Cancer Risk Phenotypes
Melanin as a Target for Melanoma Chemotherapy
Melanosome Degradation
The Role of Kit-Ligand in Melanocyte Development and Epidermal Homeostasis
Acquired Melanocytic Nevi as Risk Factor for Melanoma Development. A Comprehensive Review of Epidemiological Data
Oculocutaneous Albinism Type 1
β-Catenin in the Melanocyte Lineage
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