Photosensitivity of skin

Known as: Sun sensitivity, PHOTOSENSITIVITY (NOS), PHOTOSENSITIVITY 
Increased sensitivity of the skin to light exposure.
National Institutes of Health

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2016
Review
2016
The reactive oxygen species (ROS)-mediated mechanism is the major cause underlying the efficacy of photodynamic therapy (PDT… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Genetically encoded optical neuromodulators create an opportunity for circuit-specific intervention in neurological diseases. One… (More)
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2006
Review
2006
Skin is the largest body organ that serves as an important environmental interface providing a protective envelope that is… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Melanopsin has been proposed to be the photopigment of the intrinsically photosensitive retinal ganglion cells (ipRGCs); these… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
In the mammalian retina, besides the conventional rod–cone system, a melanopsin-associated photoreceptive system exists that… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
The primary circadian pacemaker, in the suprachiasmatic nucleus (SCN) of the mammalian brain, is photoentrained by light signals… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
The plant photoreceptor phototropin is an autophosphorylating serine-threonine protein kinase activated by UV-A/blue light. Two… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Light is a major environmental signal for circadian rhythms. We have identified and analyzed cry, a novel Drosophila cryptochrome… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
1. Visual transduction in macaque cones was studied by measuring the membrane current of single outer segments projecting from… (More)
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1973
Highly Cited
1973
In the first chapter, R. 0. Rahm summarizes information on the various photoproducts that can be produced in DNA, such as… (More)
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