How fast are UV-dimers repaired in human skin DNA in situ?

@article{Hemminki2002HowFA,
  title={How fast are UV-dimers repaired in human skin DNA in situ?},
  author={Kari Hemminki and Erna Snellman},
  journal={The Journal of investigative dermatology},
  year={2002},
  volume={119 3},
  pages={699; discussion 700-2}
}
Sheehan et al (2002) published a paper on UV-dimers in human skin and their repair with contradictions in their own data. In one experiment they applied two doses, 0.65 and 2 MED, but the apparent dimer levels, measured by a immunohistochemical technique, only increased in skin of type II (Fig 2a). The authors offered as explanation that the level of DNA… CONTINUE READING