"Sebum" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
The oily substance secreted by SEBACEOUS GLANDS. It is composed of KERATIN, fat, and cellular debris.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Sebum".
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Sebum" by people in Profiles.
Use of intradermal botulinum toxin to reduce sebum production and facial pore size. J Drugs Dermatol. 2008 Sep; 7(9):847-50.
The role of specific retinoid receptors in sebocyte growth and differentiation in culture. J Invest Dermatol. 2000 Feb; 114(2):349-53.
Rat preputial sebocyte differentiation involves peroxisome proliferator-activated receptors. J Invest Dermatol. 1999 Feb; 112(2):226-32.
Spontaneous comedones on the skin of hairless descendants of Mexican hairless dogs. Exp Anim. 1996 Oct; 45(4):377-84.
Pilosebaceous physiology in relation to hirsutism and acne. Clin Endocrinol Metab. 1986 May; 15(2):341-62.