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  1. photo <b>Albinismo</b>: El conmovedor caso de la modelo Thando HopaAlbinismo: El conmovedor caso de la modelo Thando HopaTreatment
     piensan que la sangre o los órganos de un albino tienen propiedades mágicas o curativas. Sucede con el albinismo algo similar a la terrible realidad sobre los cuernos de los rinocerontes o el marfilRead more
  2. Obama: Killing humans and harvesting their organs is a practice that must end... in Africa, but not in America's abortion shopsNews
    practice still prevalent throughout much of Africa where people with albinism – that is, people with unusually light skin – are targeted and robbed of their vital organs as part of a longstandingRead more

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Albinism in humans (from the Latin albus, "white"; see extended etymology, also called achromia, achromasia, or achromatosis) is a congenital disorder characterized by the complete or partial absence of pigment in the skin, hair and eyes due to absence or defect of tyrosinase, a copper-containing enzyme involved in the production of melanin. It is the opposite of melanism. Unlike humans, other...More