Towards symmetry driven and nature inspired UV filter design

@article{Horbury2019TowardsSD,
  title={Towards symmetry driven and nature inspired UV filter design},
  author={Michael D. Horbury and Emily L Holt and Louis M. M. Mouterde and Patrick Balaguer and Juan Cebri{\'a}n and Laurent Blasco and Florent Allais and Vasilios G. Stavros},
  journal={Nature Communications},
  year={2019},
  volume={10}
}
In plants, sinapate esters offer crucial protection from the deleterious effects of ultraviolet radiation exposure. These esters are a promising foundation for designing UV filters, particularly for the UVA region (400 – 315 nm), where adequate photoprotection is currently lacking. Whilst sinapate esters are highly photostable due to a cis-trans (and vice versa) photoisomerization, the cis-isomer can display increased genotoxicity; an alarming concern for current cinnamate ester-based human… 
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