According to her, 'people living with albinism
are just as normal as other people; they cry, they smile; they have emotions and the same amount of brain cells.
Ero is an international advocacy and legal officer of Under the Same Sun, an NGO focusing on albinism
For her extraordinary feat, she was feted by the Albinism
Society of Kenya and the Kenya Society for the Blind.
is most well-known for how it affects humans: The genetic defect prevents skin from producing any pigment.
Ali explores his own outsider status on "Pray for Me," a powerful track about the pain and humiliation he faced growing up with albinism
and his long road toward self-acceptance.
Caption: Figure 5 The normal visual pathway (left) and the visual pathway in ocular albinism
groups say more than 90% of people with the condition in Africa die before they reach 40-years-old.
When she decides to get rid of Lilly, whose albinism
she calls an abomination, the effect of her fury is manifest in characters who must learn to forget her influence.
The book also looks at random patterning, albinism
As we commemorate International Albinism
Awareness Day today, we all know that persons with albinism
are often noticed by many but truly seen by very few.
ISLAMABAD -- International Albinism
Awareness day will be observe on June 13, (Tuesday) across the globe with an aim to stop the brutalities against people with albinism
Tuesday marks International Albinism
Awareness Day, established by the United Nations to bring global attention to understanding albinism
and fighting discrimination and stigma.
(OCA) is a group of genetically heterogeneous autosomal recessively inherited disorders characterized by decreased or absent pigmentation in the hair, skin, and eyes.
CHS can be suspected on presentation of partial oculocutaneous albinism
with a history of recurrent infections.
(OCA) is a disorder of defective melanin biosynthesis that is characterized by hypo-pigmentation of skin, hair and retinal pigment epithelium.