Benefit/risk of sunlight exposure is linked to skin colour

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Release date: 10/8/2018

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For the first time researchers have shown the differing relationship between benefit and risk of sunlight (UVR) exposure for people of different skin types, with findings published in the Journal of Investigative Dermatology.

Media coverage

TitleBenefit/risk of sunlight exposure linked to skin colour
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletFBMH News
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date13/09/18
URLhttps://blogs.bmh.manchester.ac.uk/blog/2018/09/13/dermatologists-show-the-benefitrisk-of-sunlight-exposure-is-linked-to-skin-colour/
PersonsMark Farrar, Lesley Rhodes
TitleDermatologists show the benefit/risk of sunlight exposure is linked to skin colour
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletNIHR Manchester BRC news blog
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date10/08/18
DescriptionFor the first time researchers have shown the differing relationship between benefit and risk of sunlight (UVR) exposure for people of different skin types, with findings published in the Journal of Investigative Dermatology.
URLhttps://www.manchesterbrc.nihr.ac.uk/news-and-events/dermatologists-show-benefitrisk-sunlight-exposure-linked-skin-colour/
PersonsMark Farrar, Lesley Rhodes

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