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Substance Name: Eumelanin
RN: 12627-86-0


  • Brown-black melanin pigment synthesized in mammals distinguished from the red-yellow phaeomelanin; found in brown-black hair and skin.
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Eumelanin


  • Eumelanins

Systematic Name

  • Eumelanin

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 12627-86-0

System Generated Number

  • 0012627860