BioMed Research International / 2016 / Article / Fig 1

Review Article

Sunlight Effects on Immune System: Is There Something Else in addition to UV-Induced Immunosuppression?

Figure 1

Sunlight effects on the skin and the immune system. The effects triggered by different wavebands of radiation are summarized, focusing on those effects described in the text. UCA: urocanic acid; ROS: reactive oxygen species; MMPs: matrix metalloproteases; MED: minimal erythema dose; DCs: dendritic cells; LNs: lymph nodes.

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