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Chapter 11

UVA and Inducible Protection

The focus of this review is to highlight studies which show the potential of specific wavebands of the solar UV spectrum to protect, rather than induce damage, to the skin, particularly with regard to the immune system. The evidence that the UVA (320–400 nm) and UVB (290–320 nm) wavebands interact d...
Print publication date: 19 Sep 2007
Copyright year: 2007
Print ISBN: 978-0-85404-289-0
PDF eISBN: 978-1-84755-795-7