J L Rees
Affiliation: University of Newcastle
- Genetic studies of the human melanocortin-1 receptorJ L Rees
Department of Dermatology, Medical School, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Ann N Y Acad Sci 885:134-42. 1999..Two models can be proposed, that are based on multiple alleles with minor changes in function or genetic hitch-hicking...
- Expression, candidate gene, and population studies of the melanocortin 5 receptorN Hatta
Department of Dermatology, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
J Invest Dermatol 116:564-70. 2001....
- Variants of the melanocyte-stimulating hormone receptor gene are associated with red hair and fair skin in humansP Valverde
Department of Dermatology, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
Nat Genet 11:328-30. 1995..Our findings suggest that in humans, as in other mammals, the MC1R is a control point in the regulation of pigmentation phenotype and, more importantly, that variations in this protein are associated with a poor tanning response...