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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A branch of life science that deals with the effects on living beings of light and other forms of radiant energy.

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  • • A strong background in photobiology and oncology based research
  • Brian Diffey, emeritus professor of photobiology at Newcastle University, agrees that the UVB-pretreatment of the mice is a poor surrogate for human sun exposure.
  • The prize from the Swiss Chemical Society is awarded to a promising young research scientist for an outstanding contribution in photochemistry, photophysics or molecular...
  • Nomir Medical Technologies, Inc. is a medical device and photobiology company with a product pipeline of optical energy therapeutics being developed for multiple... for more
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