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Sentences with the noun albinism

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Tyrosinases mediate the initial two catalytic steps in the conversion of tyrosine into melanin, and mutations in these enzymes are leading causes of albinism.
(Nature Communications, )

A team of biologists has discovered the way in which a specific genetic mutation appears to lead to the lack of melanin production underlying a form of albinism.
(Science Daily - News, )

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The genetic mutation, caused by a missing protein, causes albinism in Doberman pinschers.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Shaun Ross, who lives with albinism, challenges the notions of beauty during New York Fashion Week.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

The same genes control pigmentation of human skin and can be responsible for melanoma and albinism.
(Science Daily - News, )

Lisa Needham, 43, and her husband Jim, 50, from Wolverhampton, have three children, two of whom - Jessica, 11, and Ben, seven - have albinism.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

The boy, who has albinism, was 12 years old when hit men paid by a witch doctor chopped off his right thumb, two of his fingers and badly injured his opposite arm.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

Sarin travelled around the world making the film Hue: A Matter of Colour, released last year, part of which explored the persecution faced by people with albinism in Tanzania.
(The Vancouver Sun - World, )

A new study finds that certain dogs, just like certain humans, carry a gene mutation that causes albinism — a condition that results in little or no pigment in the eyes, skin and hair.
(NBC News Science, )

But a new paper cites evidence that black people with albinism from parts of Africa with the highest UV radiation exposure, and where humans first evolved, almost all die of skin cancer at a young age.
(Science Daily - News, )

The United Nations said Tuesday that at least 15 people with albinism, including children, had been attacked over the past six months in eastern Africa, where albino parts are prized by practitioners of witchcraft.
(The New York Times - World News, )

About 1 in 40,000 people worldwide have type 2 oculocutaneous albinism, which has symptoms of unsually light hair and skin coloration, vision problems, and reduced protection from sunlight-related skin or eye cancers.
(Science Daily - News, )

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