International Federation of Pigment Cell Societies (IFPCS)

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Foster and enhance internationally the study of and research on normal or abnormal pigment cells and pigmentation in humans and other animals; foster scientific collaboration, cooperation and communication among member societies dedicated to research in the field: establish guidelines or mechanisms for interaction of member societies; encourage dissemination of knowledge and results of new investigations in the field.


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Council (meets annually), comprising President, Vice-President, Secretary, Treasurer, Webmaster and 12 members (3 ex-officio). Committees (2): Publications; Women Scientists. Special Committee, comprising one member from each constituent society collects data on resources available to the pigment cell community. Special Interest Groups (7): Genetics of Pigmentation; Biology of Melanoma; Pigment Cell Development; Hypo/Hyperpigmentation; Ocular/Extracutaneous Pigmentation; Vitiligo; InterPig Database.


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