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Observations and researches on albinism in the negro race

by Jones, Joseph

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Published by Collins, printer in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Albinism, ethnology,
  • African Continental Ancestry Group

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Joseph Jones
    ContributionsRoyal College of Surgeons of England
    The Physical Object
    Pagination46 p., [5] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages46
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26257896M

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Manga is a molecular biologist, who completed her PhD research in South Africa and wrote her PhD thesis on the molecular aspects of the rarer types of albinism found in Southern Africa. She has 24 years of experience researching the biology of skin pigmentation and has published more than 36 peer reviewed papers on genetics, albinism, and other pigmentary conditions.

Research is being conducted at the Minnesota Laboratory for Low-Vision Research at the University of Minnesota. The project is directed by Dr.

Gordon E. Legge. The goal of the research is to enhance our understanding of the use of reading technology by people with low vision. Here you will find information about current research studies and opportunities on many aspects and types of albinism.

Please check back often to learn about new and upcoming opportunities. is a database of privately and publicly funded clinical studies conducted around the. Research on Psychological and Personal Aspects of Albinism: A Critical Review Article (PDF Available) in Rehabilitation Psychology 52(3) August with 3, Reads How we measure 'reads'.

In Tanzania, albinism is seen to be the result of a curse, or as omens of disaster (Bucaro, ). In Namibia, people with albinism are thought of as cannibals and as contagious (Ntinda, A Case of Complete Albinism; Observations on the Changes in the Diameters of the Lens as Seen through the Iris.

Trans Am Ophthalmol Soc. ; 12 (Pt 1)– [ PMC free article ] [ PubMed ]. Albinism is a rare disorder found in fewer than five people perin the United States and Europe.

Other parts of the world have a much higher rate; for example, albinism is found in about 20 out of everypeople in southern Nigeria. (). Albinism in Negro Children. The Pedagogical Seminary and Journal of Genetic Psychology: Vol. 69, No. 2, pp. Cited by:   17 Books On Race Every White Person Needs To Read.

By Sadie Trombetta. Educating yourself with these books on race all white people should read, because it Author: Sadie Trombetta. The epidemiology of albinism has been studied in numerous countries over many decades. These studies, however, have been of various quality, stringency, and sample size.

Some have been based in urban areas, others in rural areas, some undertaken by explorers or casual observers, others by medical professionals, anthropologists, scientists, or Cited by: 1. 6) speaks of an albino iris which was [quot] colore diluto, inter pallide violaceum et rubellum medio.[quot] Dr.

John Davy, in his [quot]Physiological Researches,[quot]p. mentions several albino natives of Ceylon whose irides were blue or bluish-grey. Joseph Jones ([quot]On Albinism in the Negro Race,[quot]by: 2.

: History of the Negro Race in America From to Volume I (): Williams, George W.: Books4/5(9). Ne′groes, a name given to most of the races inhabiting Africa, though it does not include all the inhabitants. The inhabitants of northern Africa, as the Abyssinians or Nubians, and the Hottentots of the south do not belong to the negro race.

The physical characteristics of the true negro are black skin, woolly hair, flat nose and thick lips. Oculocutaneous albinism (OCA) is a group of inherited disorders of melanin biosynthesis characterized by a generalized reduction in pigmentation of hair, skin and eyes.

The prevalence of all forms of albinism varies considerably worldwide and has been estimated at approximately 1/17, suggesting that about 1 in 70 people carry a gene for OCA. It is estimated that one out of ev to 20, people born in America each year has some form of albinism, according to the National Organization for Albinism and Hypopigmentation.

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Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Blyden offers an early African-centered persp /5. Albinism is a group of inherited disorders that results in little or no production of the pigment melanin, which determines the color of the skin, hair and eyes.

Melanin also plays a role in the development of certain optical nerves, so all forms of albinism cause problems with the development and function of the eyes.