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UV Photobiology: DNA Damage and Repair

  • Betsy M. Sutherland
Part of the NATO Advanced Study Institutes Series book series (NSSA, volume 25)

Abstract

Photobiology deals with the interaction of light and living systems. However, we will talk about only one kind of photobiology: the interaction of light in the wavelength range 200–300 nm (ultraviolet light) and its interaction with biological systems, in specific, living cells (1).

Keywords

Ultraviolet Light Action Spectrum Xeroderma Pigmentosum Pyrimidine Dimer Streptomyces Griseus 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1979

Authors and Affiliations

  • Betsy M. Sutherland
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  1. 1.Biology DepartmentBrookhaven National LaboratoryUptonUSA

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