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Oxidation causes melanin fluorescence

Kayatz, P
Luther, T T
Jordan, J F
Bartz-Schmidt, K U
Esser, P J
Schraermeyer, U
Published in Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science. 2001, vol. 42, no. 1, p. 241-246
Abstract The goal of this study is the characterization of the strong yellow fluorescence of oxidized melanin in the retinal pigment epithelium (RPE) and the choroid.
Keywords Choroid/drug effects/metabolismFluorescenceHumansHydrogen Peroxide/pharmacologyMaleMelanins/chemistry/metabolismMicroscopy, FluorescenceMiddle AgedOxidation-ReductionPigment Epithelium of Eye/drug effects/metabolismSpectrometry, FluorescenceSpectrophotometryTime Factors
PMID: 11133875
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KAYATZ, P et al. Oxidation causes melanin fluorescence. In: Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, 2001, vol. 42, n° 1, p. 241-246.

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