Urocanic acid in the skin: A mixed blessingCitation formats

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  • Neil K. Gibbs
  • Mary Norval

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Urocanic acid in the skin: A mixed blessing. / Gibbs, Neil K.; Norval, Mary.

In: Journal of Investigative Dermatology, Vol. 131, No. 1, 01.2011, p. 14-17.

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Gibbs, NK & Norval, M 2011, 'Urocanic acid in the skin: A mixed blessing', Journal of Investigative Dermatology, vol. 131, no. 1, pp. 14-17. https://doi.org/10.1038/jid.2010.276

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Gibbs, N. K., & Norval, M. (2011). Urocanic acid in the skin: A mixed blessing. Journal of Investigative Dermatology, 131(1), 14-17. https://doi.org/10.1038/jid.2010.276

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Gibbs NK, Norval M. Urocanic acid in the skin: A mixed blessing. Journal of Investigative Dermatology. 2011 Jan;131(1):14-17. https://doi.org/10.1038/jid.2010.276

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Gibbs, Neil K. ; Norval, Mary. / Urocanic acid in the skin: A mixed blessing. In: Journal of Investigative Dermatology. 2011 ; Vol. 131, No. 1. pp. 14-17.

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