Potential role of PM2.5 in melanogenesis

Fen Peng, Gaku Tsuji, Jian zhong Zhang, Zhou Chen, Masutaka Furue

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Ambient particulate matter 2.5 (PM2.5) is one of the main components of air pollutants, which can absorb many polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and metals. The effect of PM2.5 on human skin and its biological significance in skin homeostasis remain incompletely understood. Previous studies demonstrated that PM2.5 can activate aryl hydrocarbon receptor (AhR), generate reactive oxygen species, and induce skin inflammation. These processes may be involved in melanocyte homeostasis and melanogenesis. We hypothesize that AhR signaling may be responsible for PM2.5-related hyperpigmentation.

元の言語英語
記事番号105063
ジャーナルEnvironment International
132
DOI
出版物ステータス出版済み - 11 2019

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Potential role of PM2.5 in melanogenesis. / Peng, Fen; Tsuji, Gaku; Zhang, Jian zhong; Chen, Zhou; Furue, Masutaka.

:: Environment International, 巻 132, 105063, 11.2019.

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Peng, Fen ; Tsuji, Gaku ; Zhang, Jian zhong ; Chen, Zhou ; Furue, Masutaka. / Potential role of PM2.5 in melanogenesis. :: Environment International. 2019 ; 巻 132.
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