Aspects of Dermatological Photopathology

  • I. A. Magnus
Part of the Ettore Majorana International Science Series book series (EMISS, volume 22)


Dermatological photobiology encompasses manifold disparate areas of knowledge; these were surveyed some 8 years ago by the present author[1] and summarized in a diagram. See Fig. 1 for such a survey in summary.


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  • I. A. Magnus
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  1. 1.Institute of DermatologyLondonUK

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