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Table 2 Examples of receptors present in sebocytes and their role in lipogenesis [37]

From: Sebomic identification of sex- and ethnicity-specific variations in residual skin surface components (RSSC) for bio-monitoring or forensic applications

Receptor Ligand Lipogenesis
LXR 22(R)-Hydroxycholesterol
PPAR Linoleic acid
IGF IGF-1, insulin
Androgen Testosterone, DHT
Retinoic acid Retinoic acid
  1. DHT dihydrotestosterone, LXR liver X receptor, PPAR peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor, IGF insulin-like growth factor